A new data protection law in the UK?

Dave Levy
2 min readMar 8
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Both the IAPP and the Open Rights Group are predicting or pre-empting a new data protection law for the UK. The IAPP preview it here, but mainly repeat the Government’s puffs. The Open Rights Group take a more detailed and critical view.

I have summarised the ORG criticisms as; they expect the new law to removes, the right to consultation on “high-risk” data processing changes, it will permit the…

Dave Levy

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