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Written by specialist lawyers at RPC, this blog features regular postings on developments in UK privacy law.

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CFAs and ATE premiums out of the running in freedom of expression cases

Topic: Data and privacy 11.04.2017 Read more
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Eleven more charities fined by ICO in 'wealth screening' probe

Topic: Data and privacy 07.04.2017 Read more
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Secret 'wealth-screening' by charities breaks data laws

Topic: Data and privacy 20.03.2017 Read more
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Italian data protection authority issues fines totalling more than €11m for illegal data processing

Topic: Data and privacy 14.03.2017 Read more
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Couple awarded £17,000 damages for distress caused by neighbour's CCTV surveillance

Topic: Data and privacy 22.02.2017 Read more
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Investigatory Powers Act gets royal assent

Topic: Data and privacy 02.12.2016 Read more
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ICO issues record £400,000 fine for TalkTalk data breach

Topic: Data and privacy 11.10.2016 Read more
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Max Schrems toppled Safe Harbor – will the Model Clauses be next?

Topic: Data and privacy

Published by Robert Johnson, Legal Director

On Monday, the Irish Data Protection Commissioner announced that it intends to seek clarification on the legal status of the EU Standard Contractual Clauses (the Model Clauses).

27.05.2016 Read more
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ICO updates Direct Marketing Guidance

Topic: Data and privacy 04.04.2016 Read more
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CofA injuncts revelation of celebrity's extramarital threesome

Topic: Data and privacy

Published by Alex Wilson, Associate

The Court of Appeal has granted a privacy injunction (its first since 2011) to prevent the Sun on Sunday revealing details of a well-known entertainer’s extramarital threesome (PJS v News Group Newspapers Ltd [2016] EWCA Civ 100).

23.03.2016 Read more