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Ransomware and the Blackbaud breach

If you’ve heard about the Blackbaud and CWT ransomware attacks and data breaches, but you’re not sure what happened – or what it means for you in practice – listen…

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Privacy Shield is down - Schrems II

Privacy Shield is down, and the highest European court has thrown major doubt on the legitimacy of the next most popular method for transfers of personal data to the US. …

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Coronavirus and Employee Data, Part 2

Welcome back to Part Two of ‘Coronavirus and Employee Health Data’! If you haven’t read Part One, just head over there now and come back after. You can also watch…

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Coronavirus and Employee Data, Part 1

Privacy issues of coronavirus and returning to work is a big topic, whether you’re a pub, a small office, you’re in the public sector or an international enterprise. While there…

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ISO 27001 is not GDPR

If someone says to you: ‘OK, we’ll get you GDPR compliant, we need to start you off with 27001‘ or they say ‘ISO 27001 is the standard for, or the…

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7 Steps to Prepare for a Personal Data Breach

How prepared are you for the inevitable personal data breach?  Did you know that good preparation can double your chances of not having a breach at all? Cisco’s excellent 2020…

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Personal Data Breach and GDPR

Can you recognise a personal data breach under GDPR?  Well, you need to be able to, because GDPR introduced obligations on every business, as controllers, to record all personal data…

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What is a Transfer under GDPR?

So, what is a transfer under GDPR?  Well, we’ll answer that – and deal with Brexit – and set out the 5 Key Facts you need to know about ‘What…

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4 Reasons UK won't abandon GDPR after Brexit

Are you wondering – or even hoping – that Brexit means the UK will abandon GDPR and relax its Data Protection laws?  We don’t think so, and in the time…

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B2B Email Marketing Rules

Are you confused about the e-Privacy rules on B2B emails in the UK?  Well, in the time it takes to have a cup of tea, we’ll set them out clearly.…

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10 Top Tips on GDPR & WFH

GDPR applies when we’re working from home just as much as when we’re in the office.  Otherwise, it wouldn’t be protecting that personal data. So stick with us as we…

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B2C Email Marketing Rules

If you’re confused about the UK’s rules on B2C email marketing, in the time it takes to have a cup of tea, we’re going to set them out really clearly.…

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Email is PECR not GDPR!

Many get the Privacy rules on email marketing wrong.  For a start, they’re not in GDPR as commonly thought, they were set out in the EU e-Privacy Directive, which means…

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What are Controllers & Processors?

The difference between a controller and a processor under GDPR should be an easy topic, but it can even get Privacy professionals tied up in knots. Don’t worry if it’s…

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Top 4 Brexit Impacts on your GRPR Program

In Part 1 of our series on Brexit, we saw that Brexit definitely did not kill GDPR.  In fact, it split GDPR into two: the UK GDPR and the EU…

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Did Brexit kill GDPR?

If you’re hoping Brexit means you could forget about GDPR, we’re sorry to disappoint you.  You may well have to comply with two almost identical, but slightly different GDPRs.  And…

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What is GDPR?

What is GDPR? It’s so easy to get stuck in the weeds on GDPR.  So we’re going to take a high-level look at ‘What is GDPR?’, why it came in,…

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10 Steps to GDPR Compliance

10 Steps to GDPR Compliance Whether you’re a beginner with GDPR or you’re quite advanced and just wanting a sanity check, we’re going to give you 10 Steps to GDPR…

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DPOs Part 3 - What does a DPO do

What does a DPO do? Have you been made the Data Protection Officer or DPO at your workplace?  Don’t panic!  In the time it takes you to have a cup…

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DPOs Part 2: Who can be DPO?

Who can be your DPO? Not sure who can be the Data Protection Officer, or DPO, for your organisation?  Are you wondering if YOU can be the DPO for your…

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DPOs Part 1: Do I need a DPO?

Struggling to decide if you need a Data Protection Officer?  You’re not alone – and many organisations have made the wrong decision, putting employees under conflict and signposting they don’t…

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Announcing Privacy Kitchen!

We’re delighted to announce the launch of Privacy Kitchen, your FREE video help on GDPR and all things Privacy. If you’re looking after GDPR compliance for your organisation, I bet…

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