ICO bolsters data protection rights for children in the digital world with the introduction of a new Age Appropriate Design Code

24 January 2020

Following a lengthy consultation process, the Information Commissioner’s Office has this month published the draft Age Appropriate Design Code (the Code). The Code, which is designed to be read alongside the existing provisions of the GDPR, and the Data Protection Act 2018, is intended to bolster the standards online services should meet to protect children’s […]

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Data Export – preliminary opinion in CJEU on Schrems v FaceBook II looks positive for standard contract clauses

7 January 2020

Readers of these posts will be familiar with the ban, under Chapter V of GDPR, on exporting personal data outside the EEA except to approved third countries, or where other safeguards are put in place. One of those safeguards is a set of European Commission approved contract clauses that can be put in place between […]

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