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UPDATED: Companies are not fully exploiting the data that they have access to and this has "massive" implications for the performance of the UK economy, a committee of MPs has said. 12 Feb 2016
New safety measures are to be introduced to the packaging of medicine in Europe, including a unique identifier and tamper-evident features. 12 Feb 2016
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.
Legislation that would give EU citizens new rights of redress before the US courts if their data is misused by US authorities has moved a stepped closer to being finalised. 11 Feb 2016
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
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