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ICO International Strategy

By Elizabeth Denham, Information Commissioner. You only need glance at your mobile phone to see how international data protection is today. Apps developed 5,000 miles away on America’s West Coast, following rules written 400 miles away in Brussels, in the … Continue reading

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The US Safe Harbor – breached but perhaps not destroyed!

By David Smith, Deputy Commissioner and Director of Data Protection. Not surprisingly there’s been huge interest in the impact of the judgment of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) regarding the US Safe Harbor scheme. For those … Continue reading

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Global cooperation will bring local benefit

By Christopher Graham, Information Commissioner Whether it’s buying a DVD from Amazon, a t-shirt from eBay or a song from iTunes – and then telling our friends about our new purchase on Twitter or Facebook – we are increasingly customers … Continue reading

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International study looks at phone app privacy

By Steve Eckersley, Head of Enforcement. When we published our data protection guidance for app developers just before Christmas, I was shocked to see that half the people surveyed about apps had decided not to download one due to privacy … Continue reading

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