Data Protection

9 Oct, 2017

Preparing for the GDPR

On the 25th May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) will come into force. From this date, data controllers and processors will have significantly enhanced obligations towards ind...
2 May, 2017

Increased obligations for data...

IntroductionThe new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force across the EU on the 25th May 2018. Under this new Regulation, data processors will be subject to more stringent ...
14 Nov, 2016

Privacy Shield Framework

A higher level of protection of personal data is given to individuals in the European Union than in the United States. This causes a difficulty where European companies wish to transfer individual’s...
19 May, 2014

Data Protection Issues in the ...

The Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003 confer responsibilities on any organisation that processes or controls personal data. Personal data is data that relates to a living individual who may be identi...
9 Oct, 2013
Security Management and Enforcement Publications

New Freedom of Information Bil...

On 25 July 2013, the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Brendan Howlin, introduced the new Freedom of Information Bill (the "Bill"). This Bill represents a significant development in the area...