fbpx

Download free GDPR compliance checklist!

Tag Archives for " guidance "

New EU Guidance Published on Cybersecurity and Medical Devices

New European medical device guidance will require manufacturers to carefully review cybersecurity and IT security requirements in relation to their devices and in their product literature.

This new guidance comes at the same time as a draft guidance on privacy by design has been published by the European Data Protection Board requiring product developers to implement privacy into the design of their products.

Source: New Guidance Published on Cybersecurity and Medical Devices

Ten Questions—And Answers—About the California Consumer Privacy Act

You may have heard from a lot of businesses telling you that they’ve updated their privacy policies because of a new law called the California Consumer Privacy Act. But what’s actually changed for you?

EFF has spent the past year defending this law in the California legislature, but we realize that not everyone has been following it as closely as we have.

Read full article: Ten Questions—And Answers—About the California Consumer Privacy Act

ICO launches consultation on draft direct marketing code of practice

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has launched a public consultation on a draft direct marketing code of practice.

The ICO has previously produced direct marketing guidance and the draft code builds on this, as well as taking into account the input received during the initial call for views. The code takes a practical life-cycle approach to direct marketing.

The code is out for consultation until 4 March 2020 and the final version is expected later this year. You can read the code and take part in the consultation through the ICO website.

Source: ICO launches consultation on draft direct marketing code of practice | ICO

New White Paper Provides Guidance on Embedding Data Protection Principles in Machine Learning

Immuta and the Future of Privacy Forum (FPF) released a working white paper, Data Protection by Process: How to Operationalise Data Protection by Design for Machine Learning , that provides guidance on embedding data protection principles within the life cycle of a machine learning model.

The paper provides clear instructions on how to fulfill the DPbD obligation and how to build a DPbD strategy in line with data protection principles.

Source: New White Paper Provides Guidance on Embedding Data Protection Principles in Machine Learning

EDPS publishes new Proportionality Guidelines

European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) has published new Proportionality Guidelines aimed at making privacy-friendly policymaking easier.

New guidelines on assessing proportionality aim to provide policymakers with practical tools to help assess the compliance of proposed EU measures that would impact the fundamental rights to privacy and the protection of personal data with the Charter of Fundamental Rights, the European Data Protection Supervisor said today, as he published the Guidelines.

Source: EDPS publishes new Proportionality Guidelines aimed at making privacy-friendly policymaking easier | European Data Protection Supervisor

IAB issues guidelines on AI in marketing

The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) has issued a guidance on the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in marketing.

IAB guide is designed to help brand marketers and their agencies identify the opportunities that artificial intelligence and machine learning present, the range of options available, and some recent best practices for applying AI to marketing and advertising. It provides real-world examples of AI marketing and the results delivered by such use.

Read guidance: IAB Artificial Intelligence
in Marketing

UK ICO Issues Draft Guidance on Explaining Decisions Made by AI

The UK’s Information Commissioner’s Office (“ICO”) has issued and is consulting on draft guidance about explaining decisions made by AI. The ICO prepared the guidance with The Alan Turing Institute, which is the UK’s national institute for data science and artificial intelligence.

The guidance sets out key principles to follow and steps to take when explaining AI-assisted decisions — including in relation to different types of AI algorithms — and the policies and procedures that organizations should consider putting in place.

Guidance is out for consultation until January 24 2020.

Acces ICO AI guidelines.

UK ICO publishes new guidance on special category data

On November 14, 2019, the UK Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) published detailed guidance on the processing of special category data.

The guidance sets out

  • what are the special categories of data,
  • the rules that apply to the processing of special category data under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and UK Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA);
  • the conditions for processing special category data; and
  • additional guidance on the substantial public interest condition, including what is an “appropriate policy document”.

Source: UK ICO publishes new guidance on special category data

European cities share 10 principles for using citizen data

The guidelines outline key principles for using citizen data responsibly. They were developed with and includes real-world examples from several European cities.

The cities of Bordeaux, Barcelona, Debrecen, Edinburgh, Eindhoven, Florence, Ghent, Helsinki, Manchester, Rijeka and Zaragoza collaborated on the guidelines.

This data is discussed in the context of being traced, collected, measured, stored, used, managed and processed by both public and private entities.

Source: European cities share 10 principles for using citizen data – Smart Cities World

1 2 3 34
>