What makes a good DPO?

Organisations have several options when it comes to appointing a DPO (data protection officer). The position, which is a requirement for many companies under the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), can be filled by a current employee, a dedicated expert …

The GDPR and EU Representatives

Something unique to the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) compared with previous European data protection laws is the scope of its application. Not only does the GDPR apply to processing activities carried out within the EU but it also applies …

Long-term consequences for “datified” children

During the summer, the Children’s Commissioner held a round table event with multiple government agencies, the ICO (Information Commissioner’s Office) and commercial organisations including Facebook and Snapchat to investigate the long-term effects that large-scale processing of children’s personal data will …