shadow

There are just two days until the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) becomes enforceable – on 25th May 2018. Based on the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) 12 step guide to prepare for the GDPR, here is a last minute checklist to ensure your business is compliant: What to check Complete? …

shadow

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) becomes enforceable from 25th May 2018 and it has far reaching implications for every business that collects, processes and stores personal data. That includes the vast majority of the automotive industry, from car retailers to manufacturers, motor garages to aftercare …

shadow

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) places a whole new set of requirements on car retailers’ IT systems and policies. Failure to adhere to the new rules risk a fine, the amount dependent on the severity of the breach, but potentially up to 4% of global turnover or €20million (whichever is greater). …

shadow

2017 has been a tumultuous year for the automotive industry, and the country as a whole, with Brexit having a huge impact on every aspect of the UK economy. Although the referendum was in June 2016, the implications continue to reverberate as the negotiations develop, and now those conversations are turning to …

shadow

This week, we have a special Q&A with Gavin Tinch, Car Care Plan’s Head of Risk and Compliance, who talks about the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which comes into force on 25th May 2018.   Gavin is responsible for ensuring Car Care Plan’s operations maintain compliance with all applicable …

shadow

Over the past few weeks, we’ve been exploring the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) being brought into force in the European Union (EU), its key changes and its effect on the automotive industry. The new data protection laws take effect from 25th May 2018 and all businesses that store and process …

shadow

In our last blog, we began looking at the key changes being introduced by the new data protection laws coming into force in the European Union (EU) from 25th May 2018. We explained how the automotive industry uses customer data at present and one of the areas of change requiring the industry’s immediate …

shadow

Our first blog on the new data protection laws coming into force in the European Union (EU) from 25th May 2018 provided a brief overview of the changes and whether they apply to your business. You can read our introduction to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) here. This week, we’ll take a closer look …

shadow

The automotive industry must start planning and preparing for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which comes into force on 25th May 2018. The GDPR will affect all retailers and manufacturers who collect, store and process customer data – e.g. for promoting deals, sending MOT or service reminders or …