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Emma Burnett

Partner
Head of Data Protection

CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
Cannon Place
78 Cannon Street
London
EC4N 6AF
United Kingdom
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23 June 2020
Coronavir­us (COV­ID-19) and Pri­vacy
In the last few months, we have seen or­gan­isa­tions across Europe im­pos­ing vari­ous ob­lig­a­tions on their em­ploy­ees, vis­it­ors and cus­tom­ers to fight the spread of the COV­ID-19 vir­us. The un­der­ly­ing meas­ures...
18 September 2020
How will in­valid­ity of the Pri­vacy Shield and new rules for Stand­ard Con­trac­tu­al...
In a re­cent rul­ing, the EU Court of Justice struck down the EU-US Pri­vacy Shield and, though it ruled that stand­ard con­trac­tu­al clauses re­main val­id for trans­fers of per­son­al data out­side the EEA, in­ter­preted...
30 April 2020
Data Law Nav­ig­at­or | United King­dom
<< back to Over­view The con­tent will be peri­od­ic­ally up­dated by our law­yers but, giv­en the con­stantly evolving laws in this area, we can­not guar­an­tee the con­tent is com­plete and ac­cur­ate. Jump dir­ectly...
21 August 2020
Na­tion­al Cy­ber Se­cur­ity Centre (“NC­SC”) re­port high­lights cy­ber risk to...
A re­cent NC­SC re­port has high­lighted a num­ber of cy­ber-at­tacks by hack­ers against the sports in­dustry, lead­ing its Dir­ect­or of Op­er­a­tions, Paul Chichester, to urge sports or­gan­isa­tions to re­view their...
28 November 2018
Sup­port­ing you with data pro­tec­tion and cy­ber­se­cur­ity
Our data pro­tec­tion team provides coun­sel across a wide range of areas in­clud­ing data pro­tec­tion re­gis­tra­tion and policy de­vel­op­ment, data se­cur­ity and mo­bile device en­cryp­tion, data trans­fer pro­ced­ures...
27 July 2020
Data Pro­tec­tion Of­ficers – Avoid­ing a Con­flict of In­terest
On 28 April 2020, the Lit­ig­a­tion Cham­ber of the Bel­gian data pro­tec­tion au­thor­ity (the “APD”) im­posed a €50,000 fine on a Bel­gian com­pany, for non-com­pli­ance with the re­quire­ments re­lat­ing to the...
18 June 2020
Reg­u­la­tion for on­line plat­forms: only weeks left to com­ply
There are only a few weeks re­main­ing be­fore the Reg­u­la­tion for on­line plat­forms will come in­to ef­fect in the UK on 12 Ju­ly 2020. Be­fore this date, on­line plat­form pro­viders are re­quired to up­date their...
21 May 2020
UK Adtech re­ceives new guid­ance to ad­dress the pri­vacy chal­lenges of Real...
On 12 May 2020, the Data & Mar­ket­ing As­so­ci­ation (DMA) and the In­cor­por­ated So­ci­ety of Brit­ish Ad­vert­isers (IS­BA) jointly pub­lished “The Sev­en-Step Ad Tech Guide” (the Ad Tech Guide, avail­able here)...
24 March 2020
Data se­cur­ity con­cerns with home work­ing: coronavir­us is not the only type...
As many of us settle in­to what is likely to be an ex­ten­ded peri­od of work­ing from home in line with lock­down and so­cial dis­tan­cing meas­ures in­tro­duced by the gov­ern­ment to com­bat the COV­ID-19 pan­dem­ic...
17 February 2020
Opin­ion on stand­ard con­trac­tu­al clauses: more a com­pli­ance head­ache than...
A re­cent non-bind­ing Opin­ion of the Ad­voc­ate Gen­er­al has sig­nalled that the stand­ard con­trac­tu­al clauses can con­tin­ue to be used as a safe­guard for trans­fer­ring per­son­al data out­side the EEA. However...
30 January 2020
Brexit FAQs
The UK’s de­par­ture from the EU on 31 Janu­ary provides cer­tainty of a sort. But most of the Brexit-re­lated is­sues that really mat­ter to busi­nesses are still to be re­solved. As the UK and the EU pre­pare...
22 January 2020
ICO Con­sulta­tion on Dir­ect Mar­ket­ing Guid­ance
After ini­tially is­su­ing a call for views in Decem­ber 2018, the ICO has now pub­lished the draft of its new dir­ect mar­ket­ing code of prac­tice and has launched a con­sulta­tion re­quest­ing in­put from across...