Category: Legal

GDPR \ Legal
What are the 7 GDPR Principles
June 5, 2019

There are seven key GDPR principles: Lawfulness, fairness and transparency.Purpose limitation.Data minimisation.Accuracy.Storage limitation.Integrity and confidentiality (security).Accountability. Lawfulness, fairness and transparency The first principle of GDPR requires that the data controller provide the data subject with information about his/her personal data processing in a concise, transparent and intelligible manner, which is easily...

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How will GDPR be affected post Brexit?
June 5, 2019

Ever since the referendum to leave the EU in 2016, pundits have been speculating as to how Brexit will affect Britain’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Even though the UK is planning to leave the EU, the UK will still need to comply with the GDPR. One reason for this is the cross-over period between the GDPR coming into force and the UK exiting the EU. The UK will need to comply with the Regulation while it is still a part of the EU....

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What are my options for maintaining GDPR compliance?
June 5, 2019

Businesses must acknowledge that being transparent about how data is used and protected is now required by law. Each organization (including charities and public sector entities) must define a scope for which they collect specific data. You should only collect personal information that is needed to provide the service or product and nothing more. Also, the data should not be shared for other unrelated purposes. Another big thing is to keep the...

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What is GDPR Compliance and how can my business be compliant?
June 4, 2019

GDPR came into effect on May 25, 2018. However, some organizations still struggle to both understand and comply with GDPR and its complexities. The primary objective of the GDPR is to give citizens back control of their personal data. GDPR is a regulation that requires businesses to protect the personal data and privacy of EU citizens for transactions that occur within EU member states. And non-compliance could cost companies...

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Who is affected by GDPR Regulations?
June 4, 2019

The simple answer is that every company who processes personal data about people in the European Union (EU) is affected by the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR). The regulations came into effect in May 2018. A wide-ranging set of legislation  designed to protect the privacy of individuals in the EU and give them control over how their personal data is processed, including how it’s collected, stored and used. It is not something...

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