Category Archives: DPO

GDPR and Data Protection Impact Assessments: When and How?

Article 35 of GDPR introduces a new obligation on Data Controllers to conduct a Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA) before carrying out personal data processing likely to result in a high risk to the rights and freedoms of individuals. If … Continue reading

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Information Rights Expert joins Act Now GDPR Team

  Act Now Training is pleased to announce that Scott Sammons has joined its team of consultants. Scott is an experienced information governance practitioner having worked in both the public and private sector for 10 years, most recently as the … Continue reading

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GDPR and the Role of the Data Protection Officer

The clock has started on the biggest change to the European data protection regime in 20 years. After four years of negotiation, the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will take effect on 25th May 2018. In the UK, … Continue reading

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