Data protection issues on commercial transactions

This note considers how UK data protection legislation affects commercial transactions and, in particular, data relating to employees.

Note: UK data protection law will change on 25 May 2018, when the EU General Data Protection Regulation takes effect, replacing the Data Protection Act 1998. See EU General Data Protection Regulation toolkit for information on the new Regulation and Practical Law's updating policy.

Robert Sumroy and Rebecca Cousin, partners, and Natalie Donovan and Cindy Knott, professional support lawyers, Slaughter and May


 

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