Who’s looking after your data protection compliance?

Data protection never takes a holiday

In March 2019 a First-tier Tribunal was held between Farrow and Ball Ltd and the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO). In its work to chase down organisations that are not paying the new data protection fee (as required by the Data Protection (Charges and Information) Regulations 2018 which came into force in UK law at the same …

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ICO continues with its fee chasing: care homes on the ICO radar

ICO fines for not paying fee

Back in November 2018, the ICO issued a number of fines to organisations who failed to register under the new data protection fee scheme. Action for failure to register looks set to continue as last month the ICO issued a warning to care home services, highlighting “All organisations that are required to pay the data …

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ICO issues fines to organisations who failed to pay the new data protection fee

ICO fines for not paying fee

This week the ICO fined a number of organisations for failure to pay the new data protection fee. The new fee structure came into place on 25 May 2018 when the Data Protection (Charges and Information) Regulations 2018 came into force, changing the way the ICO funds its data protection work. The new Regulations require all …

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