Latest by Jon Bartley

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International data transfers: time to update to the new standard contractual clauses

Published on 08 October 2021. By Rachel Davis, Head of People Operations & Projects and Jon Bartley, Partner

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Retailers which rely upon standard contractual clauses for transferring personal data outside of the European Economic Area (EEA) will need to update their agreements to the new SCCs.

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Marketing mishap costs Papa John's

Published on 14 July 2021. By Jon Bartley, Partner and Kiran Dhoot, Associate

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Last month, the Information Commissioner's Office ("ICO") has issued a £10,000 fine to Papa John's for sending over 165,000 marketing messages without properly meeting the requirements of the "soft opt-in" rule.

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What if the CEO asks me about…. whether employees need to be vaccinated before coming back to our premises

Published on 25 February 2021. By Patrick Brodie, Partner and Jon Bartley, Partner

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With Monday's announcement from Boris Johnson, and the vaccination programme gathering speed, you will, hopefully, soon be re-opening your stores and offices, bringing more of your colleagues back to work.

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The risk of cyber threats to sports organisations (and key steps to reduce exposure)

Published on 01 December 2020. By Jon Bartley, Partner and Stuart Harris, Associate and Joseph Akwaboa, Associate

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Manchester United FC's recent cyber-attack came just weeks after an article we wrote for LawInSport on the topic.

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Tiers for [GDPR] fears

Published on 26 November 2020. By Jon Bartley, Partner and Harvey Briggs, Trainee Solicitor

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Beware collecting employee data amid lockdowns and changing working patterns

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Restarting your business and implementing Government guidance to support NHS Test and Trace

Published on 02 July 2020. By Jon Bartley, Partner

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In its latest guidance on keeping workers and customers safe during COVID-19 in restaurants, pubs, bars and takeaway services (23 June 2020), the Government has recommended that businesses operating in these sectors keep a temporary record of customers and visitors for 21 days. This will assist NHS Test and Trace with requests for that data if needed.

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Restarting your business and implementing Government guidance to support NHS Test and Trace

Published on 02 July 2020. By Jon Bartley, Partner

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In its latest guidance on keeping workers and customers safe during COVID-19 in restaurants, pubs, bars and takeaway services (23 June 2020), the Government has recommended that businesses operating in these sectors keep a temporary record of customers and visitors for 21 days. This will assist NHS Test and Trace with requests for that data if needed.

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ICO revises guidance on timescales for responding to a data subject access request

Published on 19 February 2020. By Jon Bartley, Partner and Joseph Akwaboa, Associate

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The ICO’s guidance has been amended to state that the time limit for a response to a DSAR starts from the day the request is received (even if it is not a working day) until the corresponding calendar date in the next month, instead of the day after the request.

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Can retail drones deliver the goods?

Published on 03 December 2019. By Jon Bartley, Partner

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A recent flurry of patent registrations provides an insight into how this futuristic technology could soon become a reality for consumers.

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No Deal Brexit – implications for data and privacy law compliance

Published on 17 October 2019. By Jon Bartley, Partner and Richard Breavington, Partner

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The Brexit rollercoaster ride continues. At the time of writing, the UK and EU have just announced the agreement of a new withdrawal deal but there are serious doubts about whether it will be backed by Parliament. Despite the requirements of the Benn Act, the risk of the UK leaving the EU without a deal continues to be a concern.

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Considerations for future GCs

Published on 21 March 2018. By Karen Hendy, Head of Corporate and Jon Bartley, Partner

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Partner Jon Bartley and Head of Corporate Karen Hendy recap key points from the Enterprise GC conference including key considerations for the future.

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Main themes from the Enterprise GC Conference

Published on 21 March 2018. By Karen Hendy, Head of Corporate and Jon Bartley, Partner and Jeremy Drew, Head of TMT

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Jon Bartley, Karen Hendy and Jeremy Drew discuss the main themes from the Enterprise GC Conference.

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