Draft Guide on Children’s Personal Data and the GDPR

Draft Guide on Children’s Personal Data and the GDPR

UK Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham has launched a consultation on proposed guidance when processing children’s personal data under the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation). The consultation runs until 28th February 2018 Children today are truly digital natives. With that in mind, we all need to ensure that they have the tools to be contributing digital […]

The Business Protection from Misleading Marketing Regulations 2008

The Business Protection from Misleading Marketing Regulations 2008

The Business Protection from Misleading Marketing Regulations 2008 (‘Business Protection Regulations’ or BPRs) ban misleading advertising. They also set out the rules on comparative advertising which web advertisers, direct marketeers and sales promoters need to think about when doing business online. The Business Protection Regulations transpose EU Directive 2006/114/EC on Misleading and Comparative Advertising into UK law. […]

What is the ISO 38500 standard?

What is the ISO 38500 standard?

ISO IEC 38500:2008, or ISO 38500 is the international standard for the corporate governance of information technology. ISO 38500 provides guidance to those advising, informing or assisting directors on the effective and acceptable use of Information Technology (IT) within the organisation. The important advantage of the ISO 38500 IT governance framework is to make sure that accountability is […]