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Current Issue

PL&B UK, Issue 95 | January 2018

Lead story:
Organisations discuss how to demonstrate GDPR compliance

Companies are well on track with compliance programmes but different approaches to GDPR-readiness emerge ...more

Back Issues

PL&B UK, Issue 94 | November 2017

Lead story:
Data Protection Bill debated in the House of Lords

The Data Protection Bill creates some confusion, questions and much debate. Laura Linkomies reports on the progress so far. ...more

PL&B UK, Issue 93 | September 2017

Lead story:
The future of data protection law and enforcement in light of Brexit

In the summer, the government expressed its thoughts about the UK’s future DP law. Nicola Fulford and Gemma Lockyer of Kemp Little LLP look at the derogations from the GDPR. ...more

PL&B UK, Issue 92 | July 2017

Lead story:
Beware of over caution when implementing Privacy by Design

While getting consent is important when designing in data ­protection, does it really protect privacy? ...more

PL&B UK, Issue 91 | May 2017

Lead story:
UK marketers call for more guidance on GDPR compliance

ICO consent guidance consultation stirs emotions and receives 300 responses. Final version is promised by June. ...more