Footballers threaten to sue for breaches of GDPR

A group of footballers, led by former Cardiff City manager Russell Slade, are threatening data collection firms with legal action for breaches of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The claim is backed by 850 players and seeks compensation from 17 major gaming, betting and sports data companies for misusing and trading players’ data over [...]

By |2021-10-19T17:33:21+01:0019th October, 2021|News|

Africa focus – Kenya’s Data Protection Act 

Since the passage of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in 2018, many countries are striving to be GDPR-compliant, and Kenya is no exception. As one of the growing fintech hot spots in Africa, the rapid advancement of technology in Kenya has been turning heads in data protection. It was recently reported that fintech innovations in Kenya immensely contributed to the sharp rise in the accessibility to basic [...]

By |2021-10-06T16:34:45+01:006th October, 2021|DPO, Governments, International|

The role of privacy in ESG investing

ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) criteria are non-financial factors used by socially-responsible investors to assess companies they are considering investing in. ESG is an increasingly popular metric. According to Bloomberg, Global ESG assets are expected to exceed $53 trillion by 2025, more than a third of the $140.5 trillion in projected total assets under management. [...]

By |2021-10-04T17:58:41+01:004th October, 2021|DPO, Financial, ThoughtLeadership|
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