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IAPP

White Paper – 2020 Global Legislative Predictions

Chronicle of Data Protection

What is the Future of UK Data Protection?

The Guardian

UK police's facial recognition technology breaches human rights laws

HM Government

UK outlines plans for data adequacy EU negotiations

UK Government

UK outlines framework for adequacy discussions

The Guardian

UK may lose access to EU data after a series of scandals

The Guardian

UK broke the law cooperating with US over two alleged Isis killers

11KBW Panopticon Blog

Supreme court ruling on international data transfers

ICO

Statement: Insolvency practitioners are to be responsible when dealing with personal data

ICO

Statement on data protection and Brexit implementation – what you need to do

Express & Star

Staffordshire Police accused of making secret requests to NHS over mental health of complainants

11KBW Panopticon Blog

Section 166 DPA18 complaint

ICO

Privacy considerations when combatting COVID-19 with personal data

The Times

Police in Scotland agree to share data on dangerous offenders

The Guardian

NHS medical records accessed by drugs companies

Royal College of Policing

New Code of Practice for Law Enforcement Data Service

The Guardian

Met Police remove hundreds of names from gangs matrix

The Times

Met Police remove almost 1,000 names from gangs matrix

Open Rights Group

Listen to your members over data rights

European Commission

Jourová, Reynders release joint statement ahead of Data Privacy Day

Herbert Smith Freehills

Japan grants UK adequacy status post-Brexit

Open Rights Group

Immigration Bill means more surveillance for EU migrants

ICO

ICO statement on Metropolitan Police Service facial recognition announcement

ICO

ICO Statement about COVID-19 and mobile phone tracking

ICO

ICO publishes findings on mobile phone extraction by police

ICO

ICO publish Code of Practice to protect children’s privacy online

ICO

ICO outlines new data protection priorities during COVID-19 and beyond

ICO

ICO launches consultation on draft direct marketing code of practice

Pinsent Masons

ICO issues guidance on explaining AI decisions

ICO

ICO issues COVID-19 workplace testing guidelines

UK Government

ICO and SCC issue updated DPIA guidelines for surveillance cameras

The Register

Government not currently planning to share UK patient data

Reuters

Google set to downgrade UK users privacy protections

Pincent Masons

GDPR accountability principle integral to UK direct marketing code

European Commission

FAQs on the UK's withdrawal from the EU

European Parliament

EU requires data protection guarantees before exchanging fingerprints

ICO

Data protection expectations on contact tracing app development

ICO

Data Protection Day 2020

ICO

Data protection and coronavirus

IAPP

COVID-19 response and data protection law in the EU and US

COVID-19 Round-up

COVID-19 privacy news (w/e 22nd May)

COVID-19 Round-up

COVID-19 privacy news (w/e 15th May)

COVID-19 Round-up

COVID-19 privacy news

Open Rights Group

COVID-19 impact our privacy but not our right to know

ICO

COVID-19 and data protection information for community groups

Infosecurity Magazine

9 in 10 data breach incidents in UK caused by human error

The Register

60 ICO cases halted by Tribunal

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