Preparing for the New European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) - 10 Steps for Schools
This 10 steps guidance provides an insight into what to expect from GDPR, what the changes are and how to prepare. It was crafted specifically for the ISBA Annual Conference in Edinburgh May 2016 when luxury replica watches the author, Paula Williamson spoke jointly with Victoria Cetinkaya from the ICO to an audience of independent schools. It is designed to be to be read tag heuer replica "hand in hand" with the ICO's Guidance to preparing for the GDPR - 12 Steps document.
Using Pupil Biometrics Lawfully: The New Order
So how important, exactly, is Data Protection training? Carol Hufton explains:
Carol Hufton, data protection trainer to tag heuer replica the Information Commissioner’s staff and consultant with The Information Law Practice explains why failing to train staff in data protection is not an cartier replica option.
Freedom of Information is not the only way to access information about local authority expenditure
Freedom of Information is not the only way to cartier replica access information relating to how local authorities are spending public monies. Such information may sometimes also be accessed under the Audit audemars piguet replica Commission Act 1998.  
Anya Proops, Information Law barrister at 11 KBW looks at 2 important recent judgements on accessing local authority information.
Focus on FOISA:
“Our man in Scotland” Allan Graham, examines audemars piguet replica the ever present tension between freedom of information and data protection following a recent decision by the Scottish Information Commissioner.
The Freedom of Information Code of Practice on Records Management has been revised. [ December 2009]
Philip Jones, international authority in replica watches records management gives an overview of the changes.
Data Protection Compliance Checklist for Schools in England [Version December 2009]
The Information Law Practice has trained 100's of replica watches schools on compliance with the Data Protection Act. Here is our revised compliance check list.
The Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 200 - An Overview
Authored by Barry Berlin of Counsel, this ILP Guidance Notes constitutes an overview of Part 1 of RIPA; Salient issues covered breitling replica include Directed and Intrusive Surveillance, Covert Human Intelligence Sources, authorisations and record keeping.  
Paula Williamson, Solicitor  
June 2006  
When an employer processes an information about breitling replica watches its worker’s health, it should have its corporate eye on the requirements of not just the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA) but also the common law duty of confidence and Article 8 of the European swiss replica watches Convention on Human Rights (the right to a private life).
Data Protection and Freedom of Information for Schools: Essential Legal Briefing 18 March 2015
The highly successful Data Protection and Freedom of Information Legal Briefings programme is coming to Berkshire. breitling replica Presented by Paula Williamson, an Information Law solicitor who also legally advises schools.  
Convenient half day sessions: Choose Part 1a (Data Protection) or Part 1b (Freedom of Information) or both Parts 1a and 1b. breitling replica watches The venue is Shaw House, Newbury and is conveniently located with free car parking.  
We cover the basics such as data security and how to handle requests for information but now also BYOD, Cloud Computing, Pupil Biometrics, Social Networking and the proposed changes to UK data protection law.  
Discounts available if you book both Parts 1a and 1b.