The Data Protection regime will change fundamentally in May 2018 with the new General Data Protection Regulation coming into force. All businesses will need to review their policies, procedures and documentation to ensure that they are compliant: the fines for non-compliance will be significant. Approached properly however it will be an opportunity to ensure that your databases are up to date, accurate and relevant.
In this seminar we will examine:
How the law is changing and what it means for your business generally
Geoff is a partner in the corporate team who has advises client upon data protection issues and compliance with the new regime introduced by the Data Protection Act – and as the trustee of a charity is also dealing with compliance from a client’s perspective.
Catharine is an experienced employment lawyer and HR advisor. She advises clients on a wide range of matters, providing sound and practical support as needed. Catharine is commercially focussed and helps to position clients so they achieve the best results for their organisation.
The issue of data security has again taken centre stage after the High Court recently held Morrisons Supermarket to be vicariously liable for a rogue employee’s deliberate disclosure of co-workers’ personal data.