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The Conservative Party has pledged to develop a new "digital charter" for the UK if it is re-elected in the general election on 8 June. 22 May 2017
Universities should consider whether their planned use of monitoring technology would cause distress and discomfort to students before deploying such technology, even if its use would not involve the collection of personal data, a data protection law expert... 18 May 2017
The law protects people's right to privacy in a number of ways.
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.
Data protection authorities have been called on to clarify what organisations need to do to remain compliant when seeking to process personal data on the basis of consent under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) . 18 May 2017
ANALYSIS: Universities have an opportunity to use the increasing volume of data at their disposal to improve students' learning and attainment, as well as the quality of teaching and content provided on their courses, provided they get data protection issues... 16 May 2017
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