Tag: Data Protection

Technical note on Data Protection

This technical note is part of a series of papers produced by the UK negotiating team for discussion with the EU, and sets out options for future UK-EU cooperation on Data Protection. https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/technical-note-on-data-protection A legally-binding data protection agreement between the EU and the UK will bring a number of important benefits to the EU: improved […]

Framework for the UK-EU partnership Data protection

The Government published a document that focuses on the UK’s proposals for the free flow of personal data between the UK and the EU after Brexit which will be used in discussions with the EU. https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/framework-for-the-uk-eu-partnership-data-protection The UK is committed to a deep and special relationship with EU partners, in Europe and globally, to promote […]

UK Position Paper – The exchange and protection of personal data

The UK Government recently published a paper that discusses options for the protection of personal data after the UK leaves the EU. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/uk-outlines-proposals-for-shared-approach-on-data-protection Recent technological advances have led to huge increases in the amount of personal data being processed and transferred, including across borders. Over time this has necessitated the development of more robust rules […]