The European Commission (EC) published a draft UK adequacy decision on the 19 of February 2021, which will come as a huge relief for businesses across all industries in the EU and the UK. Under the terms of the EU and UK trade and cooperation agreement, data transfers were of course permitted to remain unrestricted […]
Impact of Brexit: Privacy & Data Transfers SME Comply – Online Event Seersco is hosting the next privacy webinar on the “Impact of Brexit: Privacy and Data Transfers” with key speakers: Gary O’Reilly from SMEComply and Katie Hewson TOMORROW at 17:00 GMT. You can register here: https://lnkd.in/etKi3YA.The aim of this webinar is to raise awareness about […]
The GDPR applies to all companies processing the personal data of individuals residing in the EU, regardless of the company’s location, and regardless of whether the processing takes place in the EU or not. No surprise then that UK companies will still have to comply with GDPR after 31 December 2020, if they sell products […]
With only eleven weeks to go before the UK leave the EU with or without a deal, there are a number of practical steps SMEs should consider doing now to help prepare for the transition. 1. Data transfers Do you process any personal data from clients or customers in the EU? If you do not […]
Over the past number of months businesses have been welcoming customers back into their stores after months of closures and hardship, for the local business environment a sense of normality has returned to the area. The Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce are currently celebrating those businesses that make the two counties great and we’re […]
Take a look at our Chamber members’ bounce-back offer – 10% off all services for a year: hwchamber.co.uk/business/sme-comply-ltd.
On 23rd June 2020 we were told that social distancing was to be reduced from 2m to 1m+ where possible. This relaxation will have a positive effect on the economy as a whole, however, in the short term SME’s will feel quite aggrieved that spending on 2m social distancing signage and other business measures to […]
As businesses begin to reopen and employees return to work, it’s crucial to ensure your business remains legal. Yet, under such unprecedented circumstances, it can be hard to understand what requirements are involved in keeping everyone safe, and which restrictions could apply to your business. The latest announcement from the government states that if businesses […]