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GDPR | How Enforcement is Starting to Take Place

July 19, 2018

The first hints of a new, tougher approach towards tackling bad practice in handing personal data are now starting to hit the headlines. 

In the past few weeks, the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has made public statements as to its intentions under... Continue to read

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The EU Are Still Looking to Change Copyright Law

July 17, 2018

The Copyright Directive

As we’ve recently experienced with data protection and GDPR, legislators aren’t immune to revisiting outdated laws in an effort to bring them in line with the modern digital age. EU copyright law is no exception and is now getting simi... Continue to read

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The US Answer to GDPR, California Dream or a Data Protection Nightmare?

July 13, 2018

It seems that all we have heard about for the past year is GDPR, and it’s not over yet. Just this week we’ve heard how the UK data watchdog intends to fine Facebook the maximum amount of £500,000 for a data bre... Continue to read

Breaking the Mould | The LawBite Approach to Legal Advice

July 10, 2018

The legal market is full of law firms and other legal advice providers claiming to be different but here at LawBite we truly believe we are breaking the mould in how we approach and deliver legal advice. You can read here just Continue to read

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What you need to know about contacting customers post GDPR

July 3, 2018

Now the dust has settled a little around GDPR, here at LawBite we are frequently asked about how businesses can continue to contact their customers in the post-GDPR world.

When considering what is ok within GDPR, it is important to consider why you are making th... Continue to read

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Coming and Going: Working with Temporary Workers (Part 2)

June 26, 2018

Following on from our post last week which focused on agency workers and apprenticeships, here we discuss the use of interns and zero hour contracts.

Interns

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Coming and Going: Working with Temporary Workers (Part 1)

June 21, 2018

Temporary working relationships are valuable resource for new and expanding small businesses. They help businesses expand incrementally without adding greatly to the coast and complexity of running the organisation at times of fluctuation and great change. You can find that the regulatory environment concerni... Continue to read

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Are the contracts you have with the suppliers who handle your customers’ data GDPR compliant?

June 19, 2018

From a practical perspective, proactive management of suppliers is often a useful and effective way to ensure your suppliers deliver. However, it is important to ensure you have a written contract in place to outline the service you require, the date and time of delive... Continue to read

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Do I have a contract in place?

June 12, 2018

Often within business, owners, management and employees are faced with the question: “Do we have a contract in place?”

For example, you may have a dispute with your customer or supplier, or questions have been r... Continue to read

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13 Questions Your T&Cs Can Answer to Keep Your Business Safer – Without Harming Your Marketing & Sales

June 5, 2018

Ok, enough of GDPR for a moment. I’m sure you’ve reached your limit and the GDPR hangover has well and truly kicked in so let’s take a look at something related (in terms of clarity with your customers) but different. We know you have a l... Continue to read

Missed the GDPR Deadline of 25 May 2018? Don’t Panic There is a Cure for Your GDPR Hangover!

May 29, 2018

If your company is still navigating its way through the EU General Data Protection Regulation, (despite the compliance deadline having come and gone) there are 5 immediate steps you can take RIGHT NOW to become GDPR compliant as soon as possible and get rid of... Continue to read

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LawBite’s Countdown Checklist for GDPR | Part Six

May 23, 2018

The GDPR deadline is now only days (hours!) away – in this final instalment of our series covering the principles of GDPR it’s time for the sixth and very last of the principles!

Principle 6: The Integrity and Confidential... Continue to read

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LawBite’s Countdown Checklist for GDPR | Part Five

May 15, 2018

It’s the penultimate week before all the talk about GDPR becomes a reality. Last week I covered data accuracy and this week I’m covering the last of the information standards – it’s time to take a look at principle 5 of the GDPR.

Principle 5: The Storage Limitation P... Continue to read

The Most Frequently Asked GDPR Questions | LawBite Webinars

May 11, 2018

As part of our commitment to providing resource support to our clients and business network we have been running a series of GDPR Webinars. Delivered by our data protection expert LawBriefs these Webinars have provided the opportunity for businesses of all types to inform themselves about the ne... Continue to read

LawBite’s Countdown Checklist for GDPR | Part Four

May 9, 2018

It just over two weeks now until the GDPR compliance deadline!  Time is ticking away and we’re already on part four of our GDPR countdown checklist.  Last week we covered data minimisation, so only collecting the data you require for the purpose y... Continue to read