Mike BradfordWelcome to this month’s update…  Courtesy Mike Bradford, BIIA’s expert on Privacy and Data Protection

Headlines include:

  • Uncertainty about the cost of EU data protection reform
  • Potential risk to data protection rules
  • ICO response to spam texts and nuisance calls
  • Data Protection Authorities monitor websites to check for cookie and privacy compliance
  • Recent data breaches
  • EU update from our Brussels partner, Newgate PR (www.newgatecomms.com) tracking the proposed data protection regulation

On the last point, the proposed data protection reforms are now starting to get onto the radar of many organisations – Regulatory Strategies presented on this specific subject and the commercial and regulatory impacts at four conferences / seminars during May and has a further two speaking commitments in June.  We have also had a number of articles published in the data protection and ‘trade’ press which can be accessed at www.regulatorystrategies.co.uk/articles.

To access the newsletter please click on this link:  May-13-newsletter

Mike Bradford can be reached at:  mike.bradford@regulatorystrategies.co.uk