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Enforced subject access: a new criminal offence under the Data Protection Act 1998

  • Eversheds LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 20 2014

Section 56 of the Data Protection Act 1998 (“DPA”), dormant since the DPA came into force, is expected to be implemented shortly. The anticipated

What would your grandparents think? Privacy gone in the workplace?

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 18 2014

"Orwell warned us in 1948 in writing 1984 that without a presumption of privacy and freedom of thought, the coming technology of surveillance had the

Enforced subject access requests to be a criminal offence from 1 December 2014

  • Bond Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 17 2014

It is being reported that, with effect from 1 December 2014, section 56 of the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA) will be brought into force, which will

Supermarket employee charged with alleged offence under Data Protection Act

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 17 2014

It has been reported that an employee of the supermarket chain, Morrisons, has been charged with fraud and offences under the Data Protection Act and

Tough future for shirking?

  • Jackson Lewis PC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 5 2014

The October 25, 2014 issue of the Economist, a U.K. business news periodical, contains a tongue-in- cheek guide to "skiving," which apparently is the

Do employees’ covert recordings stand up in court?

  • Bray & Bray Solicitors
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 28 2014

Modern technology makes it very easy for employees to covertly record disciplinary or other hearings, including private meetings relating to work

New BYOD guidance for employers

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 17 2014

In October, the Government's Communications Electronic Security Group published new guidance for employers who permit their employees to use their

Government issues BYOD Guidance

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 16 2014

Guidance for organisations on security issues and solutions related to BYOD. What's the issue? There are huge benefits to flexible working and an

Health legal update - October 2014

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 16 2014

NHS England’s director of commissioning support services (CSUs) and market development, Bob Ricketts, has confirmed to the Health Service Journal

Tribunal rules employee did not have a reasonable expectation of privacy in regard to his work emails

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • October 14 2014

In Atkinson v Community Gateway Association UKEAT045712, the UK EAT held that accessing an employee's emails, in the course of a disciplinary