Category Archives: GDPR

GDPR explained

The European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force on 25 May 2018. It aims to standardise and strengthen the right of European citizens to data privacy by emphasising transparency,...

Global spending ramped up to deal with EU regulation

  The jurisdiction extension of data privacy through the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) means that the new regulation will not only effect major changes in Europe but will require dramatic investment...

Citizens’ data and GDPR compliance

  Ahead of the implementation of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in May 2018, Ciarán Galway speaks with the man leading engagement with private and public-sector organisations, providing guidance on...

Preparing for GDPR

eolas provides an overview of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which will come in to force for all EU member states from May 2018. Described as “the most important change in...

The role of the Data Protection Officer

Although not a new concept, the introduction of the GDPR has increased the jurisdiction under which compulsory appointment of a Data Protection Officer (DPO) applies and created a level of uncertainty around...