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How to get the best from data at the age of the EU Privacy Regulation. Top 10 EU Privacy Regulation issues – #8 How to get the best out of data?

How to get the best from data at the age of the EU Privacy Regulation

Personal data, including big data, is a valuable asset for businesses, but how to maximise its exploitation at the age of the EU Privacy Regulation? As part of the series of blog posts on the major changes introduced by the EU Data Protection Regulation, here is an article on how to limit the impact of its restrictions on the usage of data for economic purposes. Resultats_de_la_consultation_publique_reglement_0. Www.chino. The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), is a new legal instrument that harmonises privacy rules for all European Union Member States.


Approved in 2016 and immediately applicable,1 the Regulation aims at making it simpler for businesses to deliver services in EU, but it brings also new rules and increases fines for rules violations. This article will narrow its focus on businesses collecting or processing health data (or "data concerning health")2 such as startups and companies developing mHealth, eHealth or Digital Health services or apps. Before proceeding, remember that: If you are collecting or processing EU citizens Health Data in your business (either you are established in EU or not), it is pivotal to ensure GDPR compliance.

Data compliance assessments - Frontier Privacy. Our Essentials Plus package is for those organisations that process large volumes of personal data, process sensitive personal data, or where analysing data is a core service of the business.

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It will review existing data management processes and assess any potential areas of data protection risk. The result of this assessment and gap analysis will be a Data Protection Toolkit containing bespoke policies/procedures, contract reviews, and a guide to data breaches. This package will ensure the development of a deeper insight into your organisation’s data processing activities, and provide the tools and frameworks to comply with data protection regulation in the future. 'Last night in Sweden' was a figment of Trump's Fox News-inspired imagination.

It was only a matter of time before Sweden – the politically-correct, socialist hellhole inhabited by 10 million unfortunate souls – came into Trump’s crosshairs.

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“You look at what’s happening last night in Sweden. Sweden, who would believe this? How Chief Data Officers Can Get Their Companies to Collect Clean Data. In analytics, nothing matters more than data quality.

How Chief Data Officers Can Get Their Companies to Collect Clean Data

The practical way to control data quality is to do it at the point where the data is created. Cleaning up data downstream is expensive and not scalable, because data is a byproduct of business processes and operations like marketing, sales, plant operations, and so on.

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Data protection Officer. WP article29. CNIL. UK ICO. GDPR Infographic. From the Privacy experts corner. Hunton n Williams. White & Case Law. Fieldfisher. Allen & Overy. Hogan Lovell. PwC. UK and BREXIT Perspective for GDPR. GDPR and children. GDPR Top Ten: #8 - Pseudonymization and its use in profiling. How your company or organization can use pseudonymization to its advantage Pseudonymized data is suitable for a great range of analytical activities, research projects and for statistical purposes.

GDPR Top Ten: #8 - Pseudonymization and its use in profiling

Because not all personal data is exposed, it decreases the risk of abuse of the exposed data in the case of a data breach. The GDPR sets more relaxed standards for data that is pseudonymized as compared to personal data and seems to be nudging companies and organizations to use pseudonymization as a method of securing the personal data they process. Moreover, when data is pseudonymized it is less like to “significantly affect” the data subject or produce “legal effects” for the data subject, because the data subject can be identified less easily. What is GDPR? Everything you need to know. What is the GDPR?

What is GDPR? Everything you need to know

The EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the result of four years of work by the EU to bring data protection legislation into line with new, previously unforeseen ways that data is now used. Currently, the UK relies on the Data Protection Act 1998, which was enacted following the 1995 EU Data Protection Directive, but this will be superseded by the new legislation. It introduces tougher fines for non-compliance and breaches, and gives people more say over what companies can do with their data. It also makes data protection rules more or less identical throughout the EU. Why was the GDPR drafted? GDPR is Coming – Penalty Primer. It has been eight months since the Court of Justice for the European Union struck down the 15-year-old Safe Harbor arrangement between the EU and US.

GDPR is Coming – Penalty Primer

At the time, there was a good deal of consternation over the future of EU-US data exchange and just how businesses would continue to operate. Despite several fits and starts, parties on both sides of the pond worked hard to remove and address their own respective internal barriers and to create the necessary legal framework to reestablish data exchange connectivity. Officially, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 2016/679 went into force on May 24, 2016, but it will not enter into full force until May 6, 2018. Your new year’s resolution: get ready for GDPR – Naked Security. By 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will require any company doing business in the European Union to more securely collect, store and use personal information.

Your new year’s resolution: get ready for GDPR – Naked Security

That means companies must have a lot of the compliance work in place as they move through 2017. The question is, where should they be by the middle of the new year? “With time ticking away, I’m guessing there’s going to be an increasingly panicked response from organizations that realize they should be a lot further along the road to compliance than they are,” Andrew Goodfellow-Swaap, information officer for Nottinghamshire County Council, said in an exchange on LinkedIn.

To reduce that panic, we reached out to several compliance practitioners who’ve spent the last couple of years immersed in the subject and asked where companies should be in their work by mid 2017. Several pointed to a checklist published last month by Ireland’s Office of the Data Protection Commissioner.

The position of IT service providers (data processors) under the GDPR - ip-it-telecom resources - it-law articles and resources - Many articles have highlighted the changes that the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (more commonly referred to as GDPR) will bring to companies.

The position of IT service providers (data processors) under the GDPR - ip-it-telecom resources - it-law articles and resources -

Usually, the focus rests on companies in their capacity of data controllers. There has been considerably less exposure of the impact of the GDPR on IT service providers who process personal data on behalf of their customers (data processors). Under the current legal framework, data processors have no legal regime that applies directly to them. The data protection obligations of the data processor are in a general manner obligations that contractually derive from the obligations of the data controller. The GDPR considerably expands the current legal framework in relation to data processors.

GDPR predictions for 2017. The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is due to come into force on May 25, 2018. This means that IT teams have more than a year to audit their IT systems, check existing customer records and data, and ensure that these systems respect the new set of rules that will be in place. However, the gap between intentions and actions can be a big one. So what do I predict will happen around GDPR in 2017? 1. Most IT Professionals Will Be Aware Of GDPR... EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) - MacRoberts LLP. Overview We are in the midst of the most significant reform of data protection laws in over 15 years.

Our social, retail and business habits have created a world in which data is key to business activity and the law is now racing to keep up. Four years after the overhaul of European data protection laws began, the final text of the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was approved in Spring 2016 and the new rules will come into effect on 25 May 2018. Key changes under the GDPR will affect almost all businesses.

‘GDPR – What Senior Managers Need to Know and Do Now’ It's time to get ready for GDPR. EU GDPR Privacy Laws Are Coming But Firms Are Not Ready. The world’s toughest privacy law will go into force in Europe 18 months from now, and so far, the strategy of many IT professionals appears to be “pretend it’s not happening.” That’s the takeaway from a survey published today by Dell that suggests most firms are unprepared for the EU’s General Data Protection Regulations. This collection of laws (known as GDPR) passed earlier this year, and will introduce a spate of stiff compliance measures and eye-watering penalties for companies that don’t take a series of steps to manage data.

For instance, firms will have to: Still in Denial of the Tough New Privacy Law GDPR? Posted by Tara Taubman-Bassirian on October 17, 2016. This morning GDPR on the news, shared by Rachel Oconnell : Firms Are in Denial About Tough New EU Privacy Law: The world’s toughest privacy law will go into force in Europe 18 months from now, and so far, the strategy of many IT professionals appears to be “pretend it’s not happening.” That’s the takeaway from a survey published today by Dell that suggests most firms are unprepared for the EU’s General Data Protection Regulations. You should have heard of the new GDPR or General Data Protection Regulation by now.

Over Half of Global Firms Still Not Progressing with GDPR. As we head into the final 18 month stretch before the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force, two new studies have revealed a worrying lack of preparedness on the part of organizations. Information management firm Veritas interviewed 2500 senior IT decision makers in APAC, the US and EMEA recently only to find 54% had not advanced their readiness plans.

The study also found widespread confusion over who was responsible for compliance efforts, with a third (32%) claiming it was the job of the CIO, but sizeable numbers claiming the same for the CISO (21%), CEO (14%) and chief data officer (10%). Unsurprisingly, 40% were worried about a major compliance failing in their organization. 94% of Cloud Services Not GDPR Compliant: Report. 97 percent of companies don't have a GDPR plan - Help Net Security. How Businesses Are Preparing for the GDPR. GDPR: The Data Protection Supervisor(s): Who are you? Where are you? Invest in data security, or pay the price… The GDPR 5 Things Adtech Companies Need to Know. Few prepared for new European data protection regulations: Survey.

Preparing for the GDPR: Attaining and Demonstrating Compliance I Privacy + Security Forum. 30-11-2016 GDPR and You - Preparing for 2018 - Data Protection Commissioner - Ireland. Get ready to practice breach response in the EU. Germany to make use of GDPR opening clauses: Leaked draft of a General Federal Data Protection Act to supplement the GDPR. Germany: Commissioners "highlight uncertainty" regarding GDPR harmonisation in ABDSG report - DataGuidance. The GDPR and You. Factsheet 5 EN. GDPR: What Europe’s New Privacy Law Means for Email Marketers – Litmus Software, Inc. Your Email Title. European banking breach guidelines more strict than EU GDPR. 20160930 fablab results of discussions en. Amazon Go stores could watch, listen, and remember your every move - The Verge. - Useful Information. How GDPR and the Network and Information Systems Security Directive will complicate cloud computing. GDPR Test. GDPR General Data Protection Regulation Privacy in 1 minute 7 seconds.

- GDPR Solution Providers. IFIP2016 v2 20160826 DPbD SummerSchool Karlstad Hansen. The problem for people isn’t advertising, and the problem for advertising isn’t blocking. – Medium. Luxembourg Bill Amending the Data Protection Act with regard to the Authorization Regime. CNIL just published the results of their GDPR public consultation: what’s in store for DPOs and data portability? (Part I) Dataviz sur le règlement européen sur la protection des données. GDPR : le G29 diffuse les trois premiers Guides d’implémentation - Droit & Technologies. Protection des données personnelles : les entreprises françaises ne sont pas prêtes. Projet de loi pour une République numérique : quel impact pour la CNIL et la protection des données personnelles ? Directive on Security of Network and Information Systems. Données de santé : 5 conseils pour bien anticiper le futur réglement européen. Sign Up. Privacy suit pokes Five Eyes nations.