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The Compliance and Data protection Weekly Digest Week 39

This is the first of a weekly post where I will try to highlight whatever interesting happened, related to data protection and my thoughts on it. There is often a lag between the passing of a law and when it begins to be enforced. We’ve seen this with GDPR. Its clauses need to be clarified. … Continued

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Is Santa GDPR compliant?

I bet you’ve been wondering what Santa Claus’s modus operandi will be now that the GDPR is in place. He may be based at the North Pole, outside of the EU, but he has the personal details of all the children who celebrate Christmas in the EU and he delivers presents to them, and so … Continued

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GDPR365 named a top 10 solution provider for cloud-based compliance software

We’re thrilled to say that CIO Applications Europe has named us a top 10 solution provider for our cloud-based compliance software. GDPR365 addresses all data protection requirements and streamlines the process of becoming, and remaining, compliant with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Data protection in the spotlight Attention to data protection rose during the … Continued

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GDPR enforcement begins – fines from the ICO and CNIL

So it’s begun. The GDPR has been in effect for more than a month. While that’s not really enough time to be able to gather meaningful data on what’s being done, we can certainly gain some insight and learn a bit from actions being taken by supervisory authorities like the UK’s Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), France’s National Commission on Informatics and Liberty (CNIL) and the Austrian Data Protection Authority (DSB).

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