September 2, 2021

The ‘Chinese GDPR’ – China passes its new Privacy Law.

The 20th of August 2021 marks a milestone for Chinese data protection. The People’s Republic of China has passed its ‘Personal Information Protection Law’ (PIPL).
August 10, 2021

Third time’s a charm: The Colorado Privacy Act

Following the California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA) and the Virginia Consumer Data Protection Act (VCDPA), Colorado is the third US State to adopt extensive Data Protection legislation. On 7 July 2021, Governor Polis signed the Colorado Privacy Act which becomes effective in July 2023. The Act grants a set of rights to consumers and imposes obligations on businesses.
July 27, 2021
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GDPR’s one-stop-shop mechanism under scrutiny- Who is competent against Big Tech?

On 15th June 2021, the Court of Justice of the European Union (ECJ) pronounced its judgement in Case-645/19 on the GDPR’s one-stop-shop mechanism (OSS). It clarified […]
October 30, 2020
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GDPR and direct marketing. What the ICO’s enforcement action against Experian tells us. Weekly Digest 44

After taking a week’s breather, it’s again an action by the ICO that draws my attention. On Tuesday, the ICO issued an enforcement notice to Experian. […]
October 30, 2020

How to Reduce Compliance Risks with Your Corporate Blog ?

Corporations rely on their blogs for any number of benefits. Not only is it a smart way to improve your search rankings, but it’s also an […]
January 17, 2019
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7 GDPR principles applied to marketing with examples

For marketers, the General Data Privacy Regulation (GDPR) has changed the way they go about their business. This post explores the seven GDPR principles and how […]
January 9, 2019
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Five Legitimate Interest Examples for Email Marketers

When GDPR came into force on May 25th 2018, some of the methods used by businesses to gain data-processing consent were outlawed. Previously, it was possible […]