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Current Issue

PL&B UK, Issue 103 | May 2019

Lead story:
Using car journey data with consent and pseudonymisation

wejo, a software business that analyses data from car journeys, says that privacy is at the heart of its platform. Laura Linkomies reports. ...more

Back Issues

PL&B UK, Issue 102 | March 2019

Lead story:
Disclosure of personal data in M&A due diligence phase

Data protection laws play a role in most mergers and acquisitions transactions because all companies process personal data. By Lore Leitner and Elli Laine of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. ...more

PL&B UK, Issue 101 | January 2019

Lead story:
Brexit: What now for the UK’s data protection position?

Theresa May, Prime Minister, suffered a crushing Parliamentary defeat to her deal for withdrawing from the EU before surviving a “no confidence motion” the next day. By Lauren Webb and Richard Nicholas of Browne Jacobson LLP. ...more

PL&B UK, Issue 100 | November 2018

Lead story:
Preparing for Brexit – EU to UK data export solutions needed

Lore Leitner looks at the implications of Brexit and the draft Withdrawal Agreement for data protection. ...more

PL&B UK, Issue 99 | September 2018

Lead story:
Jersey to stay in the European mainstream

By Dr Jay Fedorak, Information Commissioner, Data Protection Authority, Jersey. ...more