Nick Eckert

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Irish guidance on DPOs

Time is marching on to May 2018, when the EU’s data protection law will be revamped to give individuals much more control over their personal data....


What is a Data Protection Officer (DPO)?

DPO is an acronym for Data Protection Officer. A DPO is a person who is given formal responsibility for data protection compliance within an...


THE GDPR will become law in the UK

On 7 August 2017 the UK Government committed to a new Data Protection Bill that will bring the UK’s laws into line with the EU’s General Data...


7 Core principles of the GDPR

Understanding the principles of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is vital to becoming compliant with it. The principles of the GDPR...


Does GDPR apply to me?

Yes, even if you’re not based in the European Union (EU) the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) applies to you. Really? Even if I’m not in the...