Clarkslegal LLP - Solicitors in Reading and London

Privacy and Data Protection

Data Protection and Privacy

Clarkslegal is proud to offer its clients a team of professionals dedicated to privacy and data protection.

As the UK’s Information Commissioner’s Office now enters another stage of enforcement and investigation, it is vital businesses assess and review risk both in terms of compensation claims from individuals but the significant level of penalties the ICO is now intent on imposing.

It is a mistake to assume that insurance will cover your business in the event of an ICO penalty – this will not always be the case and so the consequences of non-compliance could be devastating.

Our Privacy and Data Protection Team can assist your business achieve compliance by:


> Audits

Conducting a full compliance privacy health check of your business including a review of any technical and organisational measures employed and providing practical recommendations.


> Privacy Documentation

Providing a full suite of data protection documentation including privacy statements, cookie use policies, internal policies and procedures, data sharing and processing agreements.


> Data Breaches

Providing advice in the event of a data breach or investigation by the ICO.


> Subject Access Requests

Getting this right is a mine field. We can guide you through what you need to do and what not to do.


> Transfers of Data

Can your organisation share data and if so to whom? We can advise on the most complex global transfers and data sharing arrangements.


> New Tech Data Protection Impact Assessments

Advising on the use of new technologies and undertaking DPIAs.


> Training

Achieve privacy buy in from your staff as well as meeting your GDPR obligations practical participant focused training conducted at your business by one of our data protection specialists.


> At the Cutting Edge

Keeping your business abreast of any changes in law, policy or guidance which may impact on your business.