UK Data Protection Update April

By Ruth Boardman


We are enclosing our latest data protection update of news and developments in April.
Key points to note are as follows:

• The Article 29 Working Party has adopted its opinion on purpose limitation, which aims to clarify the key data protection principle;

• The ICO, in conjunction with other data protection authorities, is launching a review of the privacy policies of popular websites; and

• The full judgment of the Court of Appeal case on awarding damages under the Data Protection Act for distress has been released.

Please click here to view the full report.

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Ruth Boardman