Today (Monday 13th May), the DPA has launched its primer on the topic of ‘Cyber Insurance as a Catalyst for Best Practice’, which has been developed by the Cyber Security Working Group with input from across the cyber security and insurance industry. The document stresses that, due a confluence of factors, the cyber insurance market […]
The DPA Competition Policy Group has responded to the Call for Evidence from the HM Treasury Competition Expert Panel at: https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/digital-competition-expert-panel-call-for-evidence.
The Age Verification & Internet Safety Group has made a submission to the Science and Technology Committee Inquiry: Impact of social media and screen-use on young people’s health.
Part 3 of the Digital Economy Act 2017 (the Act) provides for the regulation, through age-verification, of online pornography with the primary purpose being the protection of children from pornographic content online. In order to ensure that the legislation is effective in practice, it is vital that the Regulations, and Guidance from the Age Verification […]
The DPA Competition Policy Working Group has responded to the European Commission Conference: Shaping Competition Policy in the Era of Digitisation – Panel 2: Digital Platforms’ Market Power (http://ec.europa.eu/competition/scp19/).
The DPA Smart Society Working Group has responded to the European Commission Conference: Shaping Competition Policy in the Era of Digitisation – Panel 1: Competition, Data, Privacy and AI (http://ec.europa.eu/competition/scp19/).
The DPA Age Verification & Internet Safety Working Group has responded to the ICO’s call for evidence on the Age Appropriate Design Code (https://ico.org.uk/about-the-ico/ico-and-stakeholder-consultations/call-for-evidence-age-appropriate-design-code/).
Parliamentarians will know that Part 3 of the Digital Economy Act 2017 (the Act) provides for the regulation, through age-verification, of online pornography with the primary purpose being the protection of children from pornographic content online. The British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) has been confirmed as the regulator to oversee these measures, under guidance, […]
The DPA 21st Century Skills Working Group has responded to the DCMS Open Consultation: Developing the UK cyber security profession (https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/developing-the-uk-cyber-security-profession).
In December 2017, the DPA submitted a response to the Transport Committee Mobility as a Service inquiry (http://www.parliament.uk/business/committees/committees-a-z/commons-select/transport-committee/inquiries/parliament-2017/mobility-as-a-service-17-19/publications/). A copy of the written evidence can be found at: http://data.parliament.uk/writtenevidence/committeeevidence.svc/evidencedocument/transport-committee/mobility-as-a-service/written/76181.html. Parliamentary Chairman of the DPA Smart Society Group, Daniel Zeichner MP, said: “It’s great that the Smart Society Group has been able to collate information from […]