EU Data Protection Regulation

EU Data Protection Regulation

David Smith is the UK’s Deputy Information Commissioner As well as providing Data Protection leadership across the ICO, he has direct responsibility for oversight of its Strategic Liaison Division which develops and manages the ICO’s relations with its key stakeholders. You may have seen my recent blog offering an update on progress on EU data protection regulation […]

Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act

Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act

The US Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA), also known as the Financial Services Modernization Act of 1999, requires US-based financial institutions – companies that offer consumers financial products or services like loans, financial or investment advice, or insurance – to explain their information-sharing practices to their customers and to safeguard sensitive personal data. The GLBA primarily seeks to “modernize” financial services by […]