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100 days of GDPR | Session 4: HR risk

Tamara Quinn, Emma Ladley and Olivia Sinfield consider the implications of GDPR for human resources departments in Europe and America.  

Written on: 6 Sep 2018


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Data Protection Impact Assessments under GDPR

A Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA) is a way of systematically analysing data processing activities to assess whether the processing is necessary and proportionate, and identify and minimise any potential...

Written on: 6 Sep 2018


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Profiling and automated decision-making under GDPR

Profiling and automated decision-making (or ADM) are two areas of the GDPR that have caused a fair degree of confusion for businesses, often with perceived negativity and assumptions that the...

Written on: 5 Sep 2018


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Written on: 4 Sep 2018


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Appointing a Data Protection Officer: has your business got its risk assessment right?

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) laid out the job description for a new role, that of Data Protection Office (DPO), and made the appointment mandatory in some cases....

Written on: 4 Sep 2018


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Lead supervisory authority: The one stop shop

For companies active across multiple countries in the EU, the so called “one stop shop” principle in the GDPR is potentially helpful in providing focus and clarity on which data...

Written on: 3 Sep 2018


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Written on: 3 Sep 2018


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The Digital Revolution: How blockchain works

Catherine Hammon, Digital Revolution Knowledge Lawyer, and Nick Thody, Head of Knowledge, take a look at Blockchain: the history, the fundamental workings and the security issues. Our Digital Revolution series explores a...

Written on: 22 Aug 2018


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The Digital Revolution: Fundamentals of Artificial Intelligence

Catherine Hammon, Digital Revolution Knowledge Lawyer, and Nick Thody, Head of Knowledge, examine the increasing interest and new uses for Artificial Intelligence – and the legal issues this presents for...

Written on: 16 Aug 2018


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