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Data Protection, What Businesses Need to Know – Thursday 03 November 2022

Data Protection, What Businesses Need to Know – Thursday 03 November 2022



The General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) came into force on 25th May 2018. It made significant changes to data protection law in the UK to include increased rights to data subjects and more obligations on those who process personal data.

Post Brexit UK GDPR is applies. There are significant penalties under UK GDPR for controllers who do not comply regardless as to whether there has been an actual breach. What does the landscape look like under GDPR on and what do organisations need to do to comply?

  1. Introduction
  2. Background to UK GDPR
  3. Key concepts, changes and scope of UK GDPR
  4. Data subjects’ rights
  5. The role of the data protection officer
  6. Compliance
  7. What organisations need to do now
  8. Q&A

Speaker: Michael King

Michael is a director in Cleaver Fulton Rankin’s Dispute Resolution Department. He has over 15 years of experience dealing with the full range of commercial litigation matters but his particular area of expertise is contentious intellectual property and information law. Michael received a Postgraduate Diploma in Commercial Intellectual Property Law (Dip CIP) from Nottingham Trent University in 2009 and in December 2015 Michael was awarded a Practitioner Certificate in Data Protection from PDP. He regularly delivers presentations and workshops on intellectual property and information law issues such as UK GDPR and requests under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

Lunch will be from 1.30pm.  The course will commence sharply at 2.00pm, with a break at 3.15pm and will close at 5.00pm.

Price:                     £120.00 + VAT (£24.00)                                                   Date:                      Thursday 03 November 2022

Location:              The Stormont Hotel, Upper Newtownards Road                                            1.30pm – 5.00pm

Belfast, BT4

Accreditation:     3 CPD Points (1.5 Client Care & 1.5 Practice Management)

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