Under GDPR Can an Individual be Held Responsible?

Individual held responsible under GDPR

The GDPR is a set of strict rules that must be adhered to when processing the personal data of EU citizens. Failure to comply with GDPR can result in fines that can reach millions, so it’s no surprise that many businesses are concerned.  However, the GDPR is written with organisations in mind. So can an […]

My Child’s Data Has Been Breached – What are my Options?

child data breach

You could be in line for data breach compensation worth thousands if your child’s data has been affected by a company’s data breach Parents know the primal need to protect their beloved children. They’re growing up in a rapidly changing world that’s going online, a place that commonly requires sign-in details with every app and […]

How to Find a Data Breach Solicitor

data breach solicitors

In this article, we will be looking at how you can find specialised and relevant data breach solicitors who will help give you the best chance of receiving compensation for your data breach claim. Even though these types of claims don’t always depend on you using a solicitor, we will be explaining the benefits of […]

What happens when there is a data breach?

what happens when there is a data breach?

What should a business do when it has been breached? When a company or organisation discovers there has been a data breach they have a duty under the GDPR to report it to the relevant supervisory authority. It is expected that this is done within the first 72 hours of becoming aware of the breach […]

Breach of confidentiality at work – What happens if an employee breaches GDPR?

what happens if an employee breaches gdpr?

Your employees can have access to a lot of sensitive information about your business, like financial data and client details to name a few examples. If you have suffered a breach of confidentiality at work we can help put you in contact with expert solicitors that will investigate your data breach compensation claim. Confidentiality breaches […]

Compensation for when a letter has been sent to the wrong address

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A letter being sent to the wrong address might at first seem like a small inconvenience, but depending on the information it contains, can sometimes result in a serious breach of your data. If your privacy or information has been leaked in this way, you might be able to make a claim for compensation.  It […]

9 Most Common Causes of Data Breach

More and more frequently over the years as technology has advanced so has the skills of cybercriminals and the risk of big organisations experiencing a data breach has increased significantly. To make sure your organisation is not one people are reading about in the news for being breached it is important to understand the most […]