Last Updated 11:40am, 23 September 2021 The UK has left the EU, and has negotiated a Co-Operation Agreement with the EU to govern aspects of their future trading relationship (the “Brexit Deal”). The UK Government has expressed a commitment to retaining the high standards of EU data protection law. The UK therefore incorporated the GDPR […]
Last updated 4:40pm, 23 February 2021 If you are an organisation that receives flows of personal data from the EU, you will need to consider steps to ensure such flows can lawfully continue. This is because the EU GDPR does not permit transfers of personal data from the EEA to third countries without certain safeguards […]
The success of UK organisations depends more than ever on their ability to operate effectively and safely using the internet and other technology. This means that your organisation and the UK’s prosperity will be heavily reliant on remaining connected on-line and keeping information safe. De-risking your business by reducing your organisation’s risk of a cyber-attack […]
The next webinar in our Coronavirus Hub series will focus on the employee safety, regulatory and data privacy issues for business. What the session will deliver? Daniel McNally, Senior Associate, Regulation; Fiona Powell, Managing Associate, Employment; and Luke Dixon, Partner, Commercial will lead this webinar and answer those burning questions and scenarios businesses are […]
As the Government gradually eases lockdown restrictions, it has permitted different types of organisation to return to work. Those businesses which have not yet returned to work will be planning how they might do so in a way which protects the health and safety of their employees, whilst adapting to the “new normal” in legally […]
In the current climate it is a relief that so many of us can work remotely and an unexpected benefit is that we are adopting technologies that we hadn’t quite fully embraced before. The focus of our next In-House Lawyers event will be to hold a virtual roundtable discussion. We will look at how we […]
Last updated 22 April 2020. The present crisis has presented organisations of all kinds with a range of practical difficulties and competing rights and interests. The very nature of the emergency means that dealing with it inevitably brings into question the handling of personal data about employees and contractors – data which might be highly […]
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