Monthly Archives: December 2019

First Fine under GDPR

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has issued the first fine under GDPR to a London-based pharmacy. Doorstep Dispensaree Ltd, has been issued with a Monetary Penalty Notice of £275,000 for failing to ensure the security of Special Category Data. The … Continue reading

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European Data Protection Summit Free Places

Act Now is delighted to announce that we will be exhibiting at the PrivSec London conference on the 4th and 5th of February 2020. This conference will bring together privacy and security professionals from around the globe to address industry … Continue reading

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Boris, Brexit and GDPR: What next?

  Boris Johnson’s election victory means that we are almost certainly heading for Brexit on 31st January 2020 with his version of a deal. Having won a large Conservative majority in the House of Commons, it should be relatively easy for him … Continue reading

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Act Now Launches New E-learning Course

Act Now is pleased to announce the launch of its new e-learning course, GDPR Essentials. Click on the video below to see a short demo trailer.   The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requires all organisations to ensure that their … Continue reading

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Calling all Information Governance Experts: We are Hiring

Are you an information governance expert with a proven track record of delivering engaging training on GDPR, FOI or Cyber Security? Act Now Training is recruiting trainers to join its team of experts who deliver in-house and external training courses … Continue reading

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