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Changes to the regulation of claims management companies (CMCs) which are expected to emerge from an independent review will benefit consumers and reduce the number of meritless claims received by banks and insurers, an expert has said. 06 Oct 2015
A legal mechanism which enables companies to transfer personal data between the EU and the US is invalid, the EU's highest court has ruled. 06 Oct 2015
Section 33 of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (PDPO) is likely to come into force in Hong Kong soon. Here is how employers can prepare in advance to ensure that they comply.
This guide is based on UK law. It was last updated in November 2012.
This guide is based on UK law. It was written and last reviewed in January 2010.
Please note: This is one of a series of guides about overseas transfers of personal data. If you're new to that subject, read the introduction to overseas transfers first.
FOCUS: Businesses can expect the legal mechanisms they rely on to transfer personal data from the EU to the US to come in for review following an EU court ruling due on Tuesday. 05 Oct 2015
Businesses with minimal but stable operations in an EU country are subject to the data protection regime of that country if they process personal data in the context of activities "mainly or entirely directed" towards that country, even if they are not based... 02 Oct 2015
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