Data protection

Data protection is a huge topic at the moment which overlaps with other legal areas of growing importance such as online privacy, whether social media activity could or should be used in disputes and internet and online law generally. the fact is that most people neither know the law in this area, whether as an employer or general member of the public and in many respects the internet is still largely unregulated and data has expanded at such an enormous rate that trying to police, at a Government level, breaches of data protection which may be happening in thousands if not millions of businesses is a virtually impossible task without huge resource.

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