ICO Updates: Code of Practice

By Lauren Ascroft Categories: Uncategorised

Direct Marketing Code of Practice  The ICO recently published its draft Direct Marketing Code of Practice for consultation. It will be an important document for all organisations conducting direct marketing activities. “Direct marketing” is defined widely within the draft:  “Direct marketing includes the …

Data Protection Enforcement Updates

By Lauren Ascroft Categories: Fines, GDPR, ICO

In addition to the ICO’s recent enforcement action taken against Doorstep Dispensary, European data protection regulators have been active with some interesting cases that are worth highlighting:   In Greece, the Hellenic Data Protection Authority (HDPA) fined an organisation €15,000 for installing and using …