Information Law Solutions

Daradjeet Jagpal: Time to review your DPO appointment?

A recent decision issued by the Belgian Data Protection Authority has some ramifications for RSLs who appoint a member of staff as their Data Protection Officer (DPO), says Daradjeet Jagpal.

Published 2 June 2020

Daradjeet Jagpal: FOI and the GDPR – Uncomfortable Bedfellows?

RSLs up and down the country are working hard to ensure that they are ready for freedom of information (FOI) for 11 November 2019. The interface between FOI and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is an issue that is likely to come up frequently for RSLs when handling and responding to FOI requests involving personal data. In the first of a series of articles, Daradjeet Jagpal examines the interface and outlines some of the issues for RSLs.

Published 24 September 2019

Blog: GDPR six months on: An initial appraisal

Six months on from the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), Daradjeet Jagpal carries out an initial appraisal of four key aspects and provides his thoughts on what lies ahead.

Published 26 November 2018

Blog: Navigating the high seas of data protection

Daradjeet Jagpal gives a comprehensive overview of new data protection legislation.

Published 20 September 2017

Blog: 365 days until the new General Data Protection Regulation: Is your RSL ready?

One year from today, the new General Data Protection Regulation will come into force.  It will make radical changes to how RSLs collect and process personal data about their tenants, staff, service providers and contractors.  RSLs are advised to start taking steps towards compliance now and develop action plans to prepare themselves for when the clock strikes midnight on 25 May 2018.

Published 25 May 2017