Data Protection Act


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Data Protection Act

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(DPA) A UK law guaranteeing rights to individuals in relation to personal data that others hold on them. For example, under the DPA, you have the right to see what data a company holds on you.
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The Data Protection Act 1998 says anyone conducting DBS checks should "maintain all accounts, online or otherwise, for all DBS products and delete when no longer required".
This is an overhaul of the current Data Protection Act bringing the regulatory environment up to date in relation to Big Data.
uk/about-the-ico/news-and-events/news-and-blogs/2017/07/royal-free-google-deepmind-trial-failed-to-comply-with-data-protection-law/) statement announcing its findings, the Information Commissioner's Office said the Royal Free NHS Foundation Trust did not comply with the Data Protection Act when it provided partial records for more than 1.
In principle, it is required that the technical implementation of the national data protection act is supported.
But allowing someone to make a complaint after complaint via an official means and remain hidden behind the Data Protection Act leaves the whole complaints procedure open to 'harassment by stealth' in my experience.
The 49-year-old was found guilty of an offence under the Computer Misuse Act and Data Protection Act at a two-day trial at Preston Magistrates Court in February, it has emerged.
Almost half of Britain's 45 forces snubbed Freedom of Information bids, many citing the Data Protection Act.
SOUTHERN PACIFIC PERSONAL LOANS LIMITED (formerly trading as London Personal Loans) (in Creditors' Voluntary Liquidation) (the "Company") (Company Number 04096093) Notice is hereby given to all customers of the Company, whose loans were redeemed (fully repaid) before August 2010, that it is the intention of the Liquidators to commence destruction of all personal data relating to such customers held by the Company, in a manner compliant with the Data Protection Act 1998 on 2 February 2016.
Toby Richards AYES you do thanks to two laws: the Data Protection Act and the Human Rights Act.
North Wales Police refused to name the officers because it would breach the Data Protection Act.
However, there are two laws that may help: Data Protection Act 1998 - this |only applies to businesses and organisations, so not individuals.
If you're concerned about a company's use of CCTV, you can make a complaint to the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO), which deals with Data Protection Act matters.

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