The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect on May 25,2018. The overall objective of the regulation was to provide EU citizens with greater control over how their personal information is managed, stored and used. Importantly, European lawmakers have taken steps to restrict the ability of businesses to sell … Read more..
This overview highlights the key themes of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to help organisations understand the new legal framework in the EU. It explains the similarities with the existing UK Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA), and describes some of the new and different requirements. It is for those … Read more..Read More
Four letters – GDPR – have been imprinted on the minds of fundraisers and charities over recent months. The general data protection regulation (GDPR) is a new EU law that will come into effect on 25 May 2018 to replace the current Data Protection Act. It’s the biggest overhaul of … Read more..Read More