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The number of UK organisations owning up to breaches of privacy rose last year by more than 17%, the UK Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has said. 30 Jun 2016
The UK government must update existing national data protection laws if EU reforms are not implemented as a result of the country's decision to leave the trading bloc, a privacy watchdog has said. 27 Jun 2016
Businesses faced with the theft or unauthorised use of their confidential data have a suite of remedies available to them in the civil courts to recover that data or prevent its further use.
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.
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...
Businesses in France have been urged to help shape new guidance that will explain in more detail what their obligations are under the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). 23 Jun 2016
Chief executives should forfeit some of their pay if the businesses they run do not have "effective cybersecurity", a committee of UK MPs has said. 21 Jun 2016
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