News stories posted during September 2016

TalkTalk loses appeal at Information Tribunal: No leeway in data breach notification

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02/09/2016 by:

The Information Tribunal (The First Tier Tribunal) has dismissed TalkTalk’s appeal against the ICO’s decision to fine it £1,000 for a late data breach notification. The ICO had, on 17 February 2016, sent a Notice of Intent to issue a fixed monetar...

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South Africa on its way to appoint a regulator

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13/09/2016 by:

On 7 September, South Africa’s National Assembly approved the nomination of Pansy Tlakula as the Chairperson of the Information Regulator to enforce the Protection of Personal Information Act 2013 (POPI) and positions of other full time and part...

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EU-US Privacy Shield gains momentum

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22/09/2016 by:

Some 200 US companies have now been certified to the EU-US Privacy Shield, Ted Dean, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Services at the US Department of Commerce said today at a privacy conference in Germany. Another 300 companies are being reviewed,...

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Bavaria issues GDPR guidance on sanctions

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27/09/2016 by:

Germany’s state of Bavaria Data Protection Authority for the private sector has provided organisations with some guidance on compliance with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The guidance, issued on 1 September, provides informatio...

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