Category Archives: Training

Act Now welcomes Susan Wolf to the team

Susan Wolf has over ten years experience teaching information rights practitioners on the LLM Information Rights Law & Practice at Northumbria University. She has also presented workshops on the FOIA, the EIR, and access to EU information in Germany, Czech … Continue reading

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GDPR is coming but don’t panic!

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)will come into force in 3 weeks time. 25thMay though is not a cliff edge; nor is it doomsday when the Information Commissioner will start wielding her 20million Euro (fine) stick! In December, the Commissioner … 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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Act Now Launches New GDPR E-Learning Course

In December, a nursing auxiliary was fined for accessing a patient’s medical records without a valid legal reason.  In November a charity employee was prosecuted after he sent spreadsheets containing the information of vulnerable clients to his personal email address … Continue reading

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GDPR Training Courses in Dubai

Act Now Training is pleased to announce three forthcoming GDPR training workshops in Dubai (UAE). The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will not just have an impact on Data Controllers and Data Processors in the European Union (EU). It will … Continue reading

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