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September Newsletter

In this month’s newsletter I look at Biometric data, loyalty cards and news of recent cases from around the world.

A Brexit reminder for Irish companies

          Are you an Irish company that transfers personal data to the UK ? The proposed withdrawal agreement would have preserved the status quo in data protection terms, at least until the end of the transition period in...

Chalmin Data Privacy – August Newsletter

In this issue we include some helpful tips on Privacy notices, App permissions and CCTV for nurseries, plus a look at recent and imminent rulings and an update on Brexit. Read the newsletter here: Chalmin Newsletter August

The use of CCTV and the principle of Transparency

The French Data Protection Authority CNIL recently fined a company €20,000 for constant video footage of employees. CNIL found that the company violated the GDPR by constantly filming its employees without their full knowledge over a period of more than 4 years. This...

Chalmin Data Privacy – July Newsletter

Welcome to the Chalmin Data Privacy Newsletter for July – this month we look at recent findings around transparency, what constitutes personal data and an app that did far more than users expected. Click the link to read the July Chalmin Newsletter

GDPR – One year on

On the 25thMay 2018 the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force. Whilst the new law was based on the same basic principles as the old one, it was a major overhaul and introduced some significant new requirements. This came as a shock to most...

A change in mindset – from compliance to demonstration

Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham’s opening speech at the recent 2019 Data Protection Practitioners’ Conference stated that despite the GDPR having become law 10 months ago, companies still think of GDPR compliance as a box-ticking exercise, rather than a...

Navigating GDPR – 5 Common mistakes in privacy policy

Chalmin Data Privacy is often called in to help businesses review or establish good GDPR practice, we help businesses of all sizes navigate this complex area and despite the GDPR having been in place now for over 10 months, from small start-ups to prospering SME’s...