The dangers of a GDPR breach

Businesses must issue notifications of valid data breaches to the “local supervisory authority” within 72 hours of becoming aware of them. Failing to report a breach can result in an investigation and/or penalty. Individuals also have the option to file a class action lawsuit if a business does not comply with GDPR. The legislation applies […]

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A GDPR guide that ticks all the boxes

If your email inbox is anything like mine, you’ll be painfully aware that something is afoot in the world of personal data. I’ve had loads of correspondence along the lines of “We don’t want to lose you” from the likes of outdoor equipment specialists where I once bought a tent, and sports injury clinics where […]

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How to avoid death by data protection!

They are the letters that concern anyone whose work, rest or play involves computers and information. Let’s face it, that’s most of us these days, especially in the field of accountancy (and I’m not talking about MTD!)  They are G.D.P.R.  And they are the general data protection regulations that come in play on 25 May […]

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