Download free GDPR compliance checklist!

Tag Archives for " GDPR "

Data Protection Day 2020

On 26 April 2006 the Council of Europe decided to launch a Data Protection Day to be celebrated each year on 28 January, the date on which the Council of Europe?s data protection convention, known as ?Convention 108?, was opened for signature. That was first legally binding international law in the field of data protection. Data Protection Day is now celebrated globally and is called Privacy Day outside Europe.



Continue reading »

Data Protection And Privacy Laws Across The World

We have talked at length about GDPR implementation across the European Union  in our previous posts. However data protection and privacy has been acknowledged as a concern across the world. Implementation of GDPR like laws is not just a global trend but a requirement to ensure international trade and e-commerce. Data protection laws in different countries may be named differently and may have different levels of stringency, but the basic principles remain the same and can be summarized as follows.



Continue reading »

Happy Data Protection Day!

Today is international Data Protection Day. Yes, that?s official day! Data Protection Day, or as it is called outside Europe ? Privacy Day, is celebrated each January 28th already since 2007.



Continue reading »

Latest bits on privacy and cybersecurity #3

This weeks collection of latest privacy, data protection and cyber-security news and interesting articles. Enjoy the reading!

Six month prison sentence to employee for data misuse

A motor industry employee has been sentenced to six months in prison in the first prosecution to be brought by the Information Commissioner?s Office (ICO) under legislation which carries a potential prison sentence.

Continue reading »

>