Privacy & Data Protection

01 January 2020 00:00 by Matthew Pryke, Arvinder Sambei, Christopher Hutchings

Regardless of which industry you are in, privacy and data protection issues affect us all. The UK Privacy and Data Protection module identifies and guides your organisation through their privacy-related compliance obligations. This module covers areas of law such as the 'Data Protection Act 2018', 'Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (General Data Protection Regulation)', 'Freedom of Information Act 2000' and 57 other compliance sources.

Module Scope:

Core Obligations

  • Overview
  • Applicability of Data Protection Law
  • Organisational Governance
  • Lawfulness, Fairness and Transparency
  • Collecting Personal and Sensitive Information
  • Anonymity and Pseudonymity
  • Using and Disclosing Personal Information
  • Cross-border Transfers of Personal Information
  • Ensuring the Quality of Personal Information
  • Ensuring the Security of Personal Information
  • Enabling Individuals’ Rights
  • Managing Complaints and Investigations
  • Confidentiality
  • Surveillance
  • Workplace Privacy

Legal Landscape

  • Data Protection Act 2018
  • Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (General Data Protection Regulation)
  • Freedom of Information Act 2000
  • and 57 other compliance sources

Regulators & Enforcement Agencies

  • Office of the UK Information Commissioner
  • Information Commissioner's Office - Scotland
  • Information Commissioner’s Office – Wales
  • Information Commissioner’s Office – Northern Ireland