Is Your Website Legally Compliant?
In regard to privacy and cookies ...
If you have a business website, you should ensure that it complies with the various relevant pieces of legislation including those relating to data protection ...
Is your website legally compliant in regard to privacy and cookies?
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Users of a website need to be made aware of what personal data is being collected and what cookies are being set when they interact with the website of that business.
Remember also that if a business is collecting personal data, they may also need to be registered with the Information Commissioners Office as a data controller.
For more information or help with any of the issues raised in this article please contact Jess O'Riordan of Stephens Scown LLP on 01392 210700.
Until next time ...
STEPHENS SCOWN LLP
Jessica specialises in providing advice on intellectual property and IT law issues which involves negotiating IP agreements and contracts.
She also helps to identify, protect and exploit organisations' intellectual property assets. Her experience includes working with those operating in the food and drink, financial services and IT sectors.
Outside of work Jessica enjoys swimming, cycling, travelling and exploring the Devon and Cornwall coastline and countryside.