Your privacy is important to us.
Breaching GDPR and the Data Protection Act 2018 is an expensive business with potential fines of up to 4% of global turnover or €20 million, whichever is higher. We have the expertise to assist organisations in achieving data protection compliance with experience in conducing data protection audits, drafting data protection policies, managing data breaches, dealing with data transfers, conducing Data Protection Impact Assessments and handling Subject Access Requests.
We also act for individuals whose personal data has been compromised and have been successful in numerous data subject claims for compensation.
Data Protection Audits
We can conduct a gap analysis audit in respect of compliance with GDPR. We will report and make recommendations to ensure compliance with GDPR and Data Protection Act 2018.
Subject Access Requests (SARs)
We have assisted numerous clients from large public sector organisations to SMEs and charities in complying with SARs. We have advised on extensions, redactions and exemptions. We have an established arrangement in place with a team of forensic providers who can assist in the management of large scale SARs
Data Breach Incidents
We can assist with breach notification procedures, advise on the legal implications of the breach (whether ICO and data subject notification is required) and offer legal privilege over all communications in relation to the incident.
We know the importance of the DPO function and can provide training and support to DPOs, providing specific advice as and when required and assistance in conducting Data Protection Impact Assessments.
Training and eLearning
We can deliver face to face training to your staff through seminars and workshops. We e have also developed an interactive e-learning product which enables staff to be trained on the key aspects of data protection compliance in under 30 minutes.
Providing Data Protection Consultancy Services to a large NI Council, including conducting data audits, drafting Data Protection Policies and Procedures, advising on data breaches and breach notification to the ICO and dealing with Subject Access Requests.
Advising NI’s biggest visitor attraction in relation to GDPR implementation including conducting an organisational Data Audit, drafting policies and procedures and conducting data protection training.
We conducted a data protection audit on behalf of a large NI cancer charity . We worked on a number of policies and procedures and assisted the Charity in becoming GDPR compliant.
We acted for a large NI charity,carrying out a data protection audit, updating policies and procedures and drafting a data retention policy.
Call us on the Belfast number below or send us a message and one of our team will be in touch.028 9024 3141
The firm offers “well-structured advice that addresses the legal issues but with a keen eye on the commercial implications and risks involved.”
One client praised the firm’s “exemplary service,” saying: “One of the team’s strengths is that whenever a particular person is not available there is an alternative person who is informed about the case and can help with any queries.”