For businesses who might not yet be large enough to warrant employing in house data compliance counsel or an in house solicitor or for those who need only occasion but regular GDPR and Data Compliance advice we are able to offer tailor made solutions where a qualified data practitioner can attend your premises from a day a month up to several days a week and deal with all the data compliance issues you might have. From GDPR Subject Access Request (SARS) data breaches, compliance work, policy updates, Impact assessments, data flow mapping, gap analysis etc.
Whether you require one day a month or several days a week the advantages of having your own in house data compliance counsel are compelling.
- Flexibility – as many days as you need, add days for specific projects or reduce them during times of less demand
- Reputation – avoid damage to reputation, data loss compensation claims and financial penalties from the ICO
- Economy – pay only when you need assistance, avoid employment costs.
- Knowledge – keep up to date by using only fully qualified data compliance solicitors whose job it is to know the current compliance guidance.
We can also act as your companies data Protection Officer (DPO) for a fixed fee which includes a yearly data audit.
The ICO are starting to target companies across the UK (see below a recent decision) so the time is right to improve and maintain your data compliance. For a free initial chat at your premises drop us a line or use the contact form on this page.
28 June 2018
Retail and manufacture
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has taken enforcement action against two firms for making nuisance telephone calls – Our Vault Limited in Chorley, Lancashire, and Swansea-based Horizon Windows Limited.
Enforcement Notices have been issued to both companies ordering the firms to stop their illegal marketing activity.
ICO website 28/5/2018