Category: Data Protection

Could GDPR mean the end of spam emails?

Date: October 9, 2017   |   Author: Richard McBarnet

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If you do not stay on top of your emails, your inbox can very quickly become full of largely unwanted messages. We all receive too many emails, the majority of which are marketing messages we are simply not interested in. When we feel overwhelmed by the sheer number of them, […]


Why data retention holding is putting your business at risk

Date: October 5, 2017   |   Author: Richard McBarnet

Data retention | Data Protection | Lumina Technologies

All companies keep a lot of personal data, and this data retention is largely unstructured because of the various formats it comes in – paper records, Word documents, spreadsheets, databases, CRM, Outlook, Calendar etc.

The new data protection laws that will soon come into effect – the EU’s GDPR and […]


The new Data Protection Bill and GDPR

Date: September 29, 2017   |   Author: Richard McBarnet

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At the beginning of August, the UK government announced proposals for a new Data Protection Bill (DPB) which will replace the current Data Protection Act. The new law is intended to give individuals greater control over their personal data, especially with regards to the right to be forgotten.

For individuals, […]