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News & Blog
  • One in four businesses in Scotland is unaware of the biggest shakeup in data protection law in 20 years, Brodies / Ipsos MORI survey reveals

    One in four businesses in Scotland is unaware of the biggest shakeup in data protection law in 20 years, Brodies / Ipsos MORI survey reveals

    25th May 2017

    With just a year to go until the biggest shakeup of data protection law in 20 years, 25% of businesses and organisations in the UK are unaware of the new legislation and almost half have yet to start preparing for its introduction, according to a survey by Ipsos MORI and Brodies LLP.

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  • BCC: Businesses must take action to prepare for new data protection responsibilities

    BCC: Businesses must take action to prepare for new data protection responsibilities

    25th May 2017

    With a year to go until the General Data Protection Regulation comes into law, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) is urging businesses to start preparing to ensure that they are compliant with the legislation when it comes into force.

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  • DLA Piper Launches Training Academy Preparing Businesses for Stringent New GDPR Law

    DLA Piper Launches Training Academy Preparing Businesses for Stringent New GDPR Law

    9th May 2017

    DLA Piper in Scotland has launched a Data Protection Officer Training Academy to help businesses avoid hefty fines when a new data protection law comes into force next year.

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  • How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Data Era – 60 Really Useful Minutes with The Data Lab
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    How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Data Era – 60 Really Useful Minutes with The Data Lab

    9th February 2017

    On Wednesday morning we were hosted at The Data Lab in South College Street by Craig Patterson and his colleagues.

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