Impact of Brexit: Privacy and Data Transfers with Seers and SME Comply

Privacy Webinar on Brexit

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 […]

GDPR: The hidden obligation

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.

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 […]

EU & UK Representative (Article 27 GDPR)

https://smecomply.co.uk/eu-representative/

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 […]

Shop in the Shires: celebrating the two counties local businesses

Shop in the Shires: celebrating the two counties local businesses like SME Comply.

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 […]

Bounce back offer

Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce offer

Take a look at our Chamber members’ bounce-back offer – 10% off all services for a year: hwchamber.co.uk/business/sme-comply-ltd.

From lockdown to open-up – employee issues

From lockdown to open-up – employee issues by SME Comply

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 […]

Returning to Work: Is Your Business Legal

Returning to Work: Is Your Business Legal by SME Comply

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 […]

Suspected WhatsApp breach and what you should do!

Please see update below from the Irish Data Protection Commission, and what you should do to protect your personal data.  “DPC Statement – WhatsApp Security Incident 14th May 2019 The Data Protection Commission (DPC) has been informed (Monday evening 13 May 2019) by WhatsApp Ireland of a serious security vulnerability on the WhatsApp platform. The DPC […]

Is your direct marketing lawful?

While all the talk over the past year has been in relation to GDPR, the recent case discussed below highlights the need to go back to basics when it comes to your marketing campaigns. Simple due diligence could save you money and your reputation! Facts Grove Pension Solutions Limited (Grove)used a third party to undertake a […]

Can SME’s really wait until the 29 March 2019?

Implement your fail-safe mechanism now! A big week in politics lies ahead, the same can also be said for data protection.  If a Brexit deal is secured then there will be no immediate change to data transfers between the EEA and UK. The rules will not change during the implementation period, so personal data can […]