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SMEs must “prepare for all scenarios” to maintain data flows when UK leaves the EU

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has urged businesses to “prepare for all scenarios” as it publishes dedicated guidance to help small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) prepare for the possibility that the UK leaves t...


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International Workplace selects Datore Analytics

International Workplace has selected Datore Analytics to provide business intelligence dashboards and data analytics services to its award-winning online training platform. The deal, which is initially for one year, will see Datore provide their e...


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Council officer fined for emailing rival job applicants’ CVs to his partner

A former senior local government officer has been prosecuted for passing the personal information of rival job applicants to his partner. Kevin Bunsell was employed by Nuneaton and Bedworth District Council in Warwickshire as its Head of Building...


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GDPR contributes to making the world greener

The introduction of GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) has led to a surprising, positive impact on the environment, according to Jet Global. GDPR is an EU regulation that was enforced in 2018. The legal framework was created to protect EU ...


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Uber fined £385,000 over data protection failings

Ride-sharing company Uber has been fined £385,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) for failing to protect customers’ personal information during a cyber-attack. A series of avoidable data security flaws allowed the...


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Not paid the data protection fee? First fines issued

The ICO has issued the first fines for not paying the data protection fee to organisations across a range of sectors, including business services, construction, finance, health and childcare. All organisations, companies and sole traders tha...