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The UK's data protection watchdog has proposed updates to its privacy notices code of practice which it said accounts for near-finalised new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). 03 Feb 2016
Businesses can continue to rely on model contract clauses and binding corporate rules (BCRs) as a basis for sending personal data from the EU to the US, until the middle of April at least, without fear of being the subject of enforcement action, the head of... 03 Feb 2016
This guide was last updated on 24th November 2009 and concerns a new law for the European Union.
The APEC Privacy Framework has been put forward as a foundation on which to build a global privacy framework. The lack of detail in the Framework makes it a shaky foundation that risks creating national privacy laws and rules that would be inconsistent...
This guide is based on UK law. It was last updated in June 2011.
The law protects people's right to privacy in a number of ways.
Calls the UK government has made to the European Commission on reforming EU rules on electronic communications have won support from nine other EU countries. 03 Feb 2016
EU and US officials have failed to meet a deadline for agreeing a new framework to facilitate the transfer of personal data across the Atlantic, according to media reports. 01 Feb 2016
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