Google has been under the watchful eye of the Information Commissioner's Office
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Google set to change privacy policy in wake of ICO investigation

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has required Google to sign a formal undertaking that will improve the information it provides to individuals about how it collects personal data in the UK after concerns were raised around changes to the company’s privacy policy....
Posted On 02 Feb 2015
The Information Commissioner’s Office upholds information rights in the public interest, promoting openness by public bodies and data privacy for individuals
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ICO report helps Victims Services Alliance organisations meet data protection challenge

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has published a new report highlighting how organisations attached to the Victims Services Alliance are looking after individuals’ information in compliance with the Data Protection Act. The Victims Services Alliance (VSA) is a...
Posted On 22 Jan 2015
Justice Minister Simon Hughes
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400,000 requests made under Freedom of Information Act since 1 January 2005

On the 10th Anniversary of the Freedom of Information Act, Justice Minister Simon Hughes has hailed the legislation as ‘a triumph for transparency’ while also revealing that more than 400,000 information requests have been made since 1 January 2005. The volume of requests made to...
Posted On 06 Jan 2015