Data Protection and Privacy

July 28, 2017
Business people in a meeting

Doing privacy ‘rights’ vs doing privacy ‘right’

When privacy is compromised, it can impact an organisation’s reputation, damaging corporate credibility and consumer trust, and increasingly results in rising financial penalties. Many organisations worldwide […]
June 28, 2017
Artistic photo of a car gearstick, illustrating how businesses aren't getting in gear over GDPR

Many businesses yet to get in gear over GDPR

GDPR’s widespread effect came home to me – literally – after I got a letter by post from a car dealership recently. My one and only […]
May 25, 2017

BH Consulting launches DPO-as-a-Service offering

For many organisations, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) now mandates the appointment of an independent Data Protection Officer (DPO). In response to this, BH Consulting […]
May 24, 2017

BH Consulting DPO-as-a-Service brochure

To coincide with the launch of BH Consulting’s DPO-as-a-Service offering, we have developed a brochure that outlines the service in detail and explains how we help […]
February 24, 2017
BH Consulting Tripwire

A Primer on GDPR

At BH Consulting we have worked with our friends over at Tripwire to produce some material for those of you wishing to better understand the implications […]
September 30, 2015

No bliss in ignorance as ICO issues £200k fine to autocalling solar panel marketing firm

I’ve often heard it said that the UK’s Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is a bit toothless, limited in the value of fines it can issue, and apparently […]
September 1, 2015

ICO investigates uncharitable 'data sales'

I know many people who would argue that there shouldn’t be a need for charities, saying the search for a cure for cancer, protection of vulnerable children, […]
August 26, 2015

Leicester. You will never find a more wretched hive of phone and device theftery

For many people, London is the UK. Politicians arguably think it. Immigrants (legal or otherwise) have largely been told it. Job seekers pin their futures on it. […]