Fifty Shades of Screening – Fundraising and Regulatory Compliance

By Daniel Categories: Charities, Consent, Data Sharing, GDPR, Guidance, ICO, Public Information, Security, Transparency

The ICO’s new guidance addresses key questions that remained unanswered following the RSPCA and BHF fines: Do you need consent to undertake wealth screening? Is it compliant to use publicly available personal information for fundraising purposes? First, this is a …

Safe Harbour – the practical steps to take

By Daniel Categories: Guidance, ICO

The recent European Court of Justice case – ruling that US firms signed up to the “Safe Harbour” scheme could no longer be automatically considered to provide “adequate protection” to personal data they had received from clients in the EU – …