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Proposals to help public bodies share and use citizen's data more easily need additional privacy safeguards, according to a data protection watchdog. 17 Oct 2016
Businesses should explain to consumers the benefits they can derive from allowing their personal data to be collected if they want to obtain greater "buy-in" to personalised marketing, an industry body has said. 27 Sep 2016
This guide is based on UK law. It was last updated in December 2010 .
This guide is based on UK law. It was created in February 2007.
This guide is based on UK law. It was last updated in December 2008 .
Many organisations seek to attract customers by running competitions for prizes. However, there are regulatory controls on some of these competitions.
Financial advertising, depending on the product, is governed by regulation and the Advertising Standards Authority and, depending on the subject matter, additionally by statutory regulation under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 ("FSMA") and under...
The UK's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has ordered payday lender CFO Lending to pay over £34 million to more than 97,000 customers in redress for unfair practices. 20 Sep 2016
The UK's Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has urged EU policy makers to look at allowing website operators and advertisers to place 'cookies' on internet users' devices without first having to obtain their consent. 19 Jul 2016
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