General Data Protection Regulation
Corporate Risk Consultants & Forensic Investigators
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
Organisations are now swiftly becoming aware of the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) This came into force on 24 May 2016 and organisations need to be fully compliant with them by 25 May 2018.
It will change your current methods of collecting, storing, using and transferring personal data. Subject access requests will now need to be processed quicker and there will be stiff penalties for non-compliance. With a primary objective of giving back control to the citizens, the Regulation directs organisations to process personal data in specific manners which may be alien to current methods. This interactive workshop will prepare staff with a deep understanding of the new requirements, expectations and liabilities.
Peter Cannell is both an Advocate and a chartered secretary and is part of the commercial team at Quinn Legal. Peter has been a regular speaker on the legal and practical aspects of compliance, corporate administration and corporate forms. More recently, he has also been advising on and providing training in respect of the new Freedom of Information Act.
Who is this course for?
This course is aimed at Senior Compliance Officers, Data Protection Officers, Company Secretaries and staff with any responsibility for the management of data protection.
What does the course involve?
The course will review current Data Protection principles, highlighting the differences between current and future practices in addition to demonstrating what preparations should be instigated now to prepare for the arrival of GDPR.
What is the course about?
This is an interactive session, commencing with a presentation and concluding with practice and relevant group discussions and exercises which will ensure Delegates are aware of practical issues raised by GDPR.