This event is now over and took place on Thu 19 Apr 2018

Event Summary

This year's BWB Breakfast Serial will distil the expertise of our sector-leading charity lawyers into nine bitesize seminars.

This session provides an introduction into key areas of UK data protection law, as applies to charities, including:

  • An introduction/refresher on key concepts such as ‘personal data’, ‘controllers’ and ‘processors’;
  • An overview of the requirements of GDPR, including:
    • What is changing from 25 May 2018;
    • Privacy notices;
    • “Legitimate interests”, consent, and other “conditions for processing”;
    • Rules that apply when sending personal data outside of Europe;
    • Rules on the length of time for which it is lawful to retain personal data;
    • Individuals’ rights; and
    • The need to have security arrangements in place.

Please note that fundraising law will be covered in more detail in the Fundraising session.


8:00am Registration and breakfast

8:30am - 9:30am Seminar


Bates Wells Braithwaite at 10 Queen Street Place, EC4R 1BE

Venue Information >