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International Data Protection:

CNIL flexible on enforcement of new obligations for first months of GDPR regime

United Kingdom Data Protection:

DP Bill amendments on data processing for safeguarding purposes

United Kingdom Freedom of Information:

Campaign for Freedom of Information: FOI Act operates too slowly to contribute to the Brexit debate

  • Roundtables for exchanging ideas on planning and managing your GDPR compliance programme

  • International Report 151 - February 2018
    Notifying of data breaches under the GDPR: What? How? When?

  • UK Report 96 - March 2018
    Compensation claims under the GDPR: The brewing storm

  • 2 to 4 July 2018
    St. John's College, Cambridge, UK

  • 30th Anniversary Special Report



  • International & UK Reports

    Our publications are renowned for providing privacy and data protection managers, lawyers and academics an invaluable information service.

    We concentrate on providing practical compliance-orientated advice, which will help you in your day-to-day work.


    Subscriptions include:


    -6 new issues a year of the International and/or UK Reports
    -Online access to back issues; special reports; events documentation


    Click here for further information

  • Privacy Officers Network

    The Privacy Officers Network (PON) gives Senior Privacy Officers an opportunity to meet their specific peer group regularly to exchange views on matters of common interest in a confidential environment. 

    Some meetings are roundtables with national Data Protection Commissioners while others are private discussions among group members.

  • Training & Consulting

    We have been advising clients on their data protection policies and procedures since 1987.

    We have developed a series of training workshops tailored to the requirements of those dealing with data in different contexts.

    One-day Health Check Audit
    To prepare for an ICO audit, or just to ensure that your data protection compliance programme is on track, PL&B offers a cost-effective one-day audit.

  • Recruitment Service

    Having established a leading presence in the data protection and privacy recruitment market we offer an unrivalled service to our clients.