An important message to BIIA Members from BIIA’s Expert Advisor on Privacy and Regulatory Affairs

Data sharing is a ‘hot topic’ at the moment.   On 11 May 2011, the Information Commissioner issued the UK’s first statutory code of practice ‘designed to help businesses and public sector bodies share people’s personal information appropriately’ (ICO Press Release 11 May 2011).   And most recently the draft EU Data Protection regulations contain the new concept of a consumer’s right to ‘data portability’, putting them in charge of their data.

To read the full story click on the attachment:  DATA SHARING – THE DAWN OF A NEW ERA WHERE THE CONSUMER’S IN CHARGE