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GDPR: Consenting to the Use of Personal Data

April 12th, 2018 by Hannah Densley in ilicomm News No Comments »
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GDPR: Consenting to the Use of Personal Data   The ICO has reported that Royal Mail have been fined £12,000 after sending more than 300,000 nuisance emails. In July of 2017 Royal Mail sent 327,014 emails to people who had already opted out of receiving direct marketing. These emails advertised a price drop for parcels. [...]

The GDPR: Should you Appoint a Data Protection Officer?

March 29th, 2018 by Hannah Densley in ilicomm News No Comments »
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The GDPR: Should you Appoint a Data Protection Officer? First things first, what is the role of a Data Protection Officer? In a nutshell, Data Protection Officers (DPO) are responsible for the overseeing of a strategy to conform to the GDPR guidelines and also to ensure that this is implemented. The GDPR requires you to: [...]

How can ilicomm help your organisation get ready for GDPR?

August 22nd, 2017 by Mark Daly in ilicomm News No Comments »
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GDPR IS COMING, BUT WHAT IS IT? Coming into force on 25th May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (Regulation (EU) 2016/679) is a regulation by which the European Parliament, the European Council and the European Commission intend to strengthen and unify data protection for individuals within the European Union (EU). It also addresses […]