Data Protection Act

Friday, February 1, 2019

Friday, February 1, 2019

Leave.EU and Arron Bank’s insurance firm fined £120,000 for data breaches

Leave.EU and Arron Banks' insurance firm fined total of £120k for data breaches

Leave.EU and Arron Banks' insurance firm fined total of £120k for data breaches

The Brexit campaign group founded by businessman Arron Banks and an insurance company he owns have been fined a total of £120,000 for data protection breaches.

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Facebook ‘needs to get ahead of this PR nightmare’, says tech expert

Facebook ‘needs to get ahead of this PR nightmare’, says tech expert

Facebook ‘needs to get ahead of this PR nightmare’, says tech expert

Tech expert Guy Cocker has said that Facebook “needs to get ahead of this PR nightmare” after the social media platform was subject to a series of data protection scandals this year.

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Facebook fined £500,000 over ‘serious’ breaches in data protection

Facebook fined £500,000 over ‘serious’ breaches in data protection

Facebook fined £500,000 over ‘serious’ breaches in data protection

Facebook has been fined the maximum amount possible after the data of up to 87 million people was harvested.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Facebook to be fined £500,000 after Cambridge Analytica scandal

Facebook to be fined £500,000 after Cambridge Analytica scandal

Facebook to be fined £500,000 after Cambridge Analytica scandal

The Information Commissioner's Office is issuing the maximum fine possible under UK law to Facebook for breaching the Data Protection Act

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

MPs set to vote on controversial newspaper regulations

MPs set to vote on controversial newspaper regulations

Parliament is set to vote on two amendments, which critics fear could suffocate the free press.