The General Data Protection Regulation has been lauded as a data regulation for the all-encompassing digital age – as a guarantee that privacy is retained and digital identities protected.
Jon Cooper, Company Secretary at SteelEye, a compliance tech and data analytic firm, and Director of CooperFaure Accountants, discusses how businesses can begin preparations for GDPR’s impending deadline and the benefits they may see as a result.
The negative impacts of the General Data Protection Regulation have been well-publicised, with much of the coverage for the new regulation focusing on the potential financial and reputational ramifications for companies.
Smart vacuum cleaners are not just for cleaning, they can map out our home, and the data they collect would have value: but in the era of GDPR can this really happen?
The business operations of all companies operating in the UK and Europe are set for major disruption when the General Data Protection Regulation becomes enforceable in May 2018.
As GDPR quickly becomes a reality for businesses, the abundance of information out there can be overwhelming. And some find themselves unsure of what is true and what is simply a myth. Here are some of the most common myths dispelled:
As many as two-thirds (66%) of marketing and advertising companies have admitted they are unaware of the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which comes into force on 25 May 2018, according to a YouGov survey commissioned by national law firm Irwin Mitchell.
69 per cent of board-level executives are neglecting to ensure the UK businesses they run will comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), according to new research from Calligo.