Podcast Location:
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Categories:
IT, Technology & Telecoms
European Law
Information & Data Protection Law
CPD Points:
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Regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority:
Listen and pass the quiz: Gain 1 CPD point (60 minutes)
Listen only, gain ½ a CPD point (30 minutes)

Regulated by the Bar Standards Board:
Listen and pass the quiz: Gain 1 accredited CPD point (60 minutes)

Regulated by ILEX:
Listen and pass the quiz: Gain 1 CPD point (60 minutes)
Listen only, gain ½ a CPD point (30 minutes)

Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
Plays on Computer:
Yes Downloadable as MP3:    Yes
Contributor(s):
Course Aims:

This CPDcast aims to ensure that legal practitioners are familiar with the European Commission’s current proposal for a data protection regulation, looking at the current data protection regime and the key themes of the proposal and where it currently stands in the European legislative process.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Understand how European data protection currently works;
  • Be aware of the current position of the proposed data protection regulation in the legislative process;
  • Understand the structure of the proposed reform;
  • Be aware of the key principles and terms of the draft regulation;
  • Understand the different approaches of the Council of Ministers, the European Commission and the European Parliament and where they agree and disagree;
  • Be aware of the next steps of the proposed data protection regulation.
Level:
Intermediate Difficulty: 3 of 5
Classification:
Legislative Updates
Sources and References:

In this CPDcast, Bridget Treacy of Hunton & Williams looks at the European Commission’s proposals for a data protection regulation.

This course (podcast plus test) is accredited with 1 CPD hour for barristers at the Bar of England and Wales.

This course (podcast plus test) is accredited with 1 CPD point (0.5 for the podcast and 0.5 for completion of the test) for solicitors and legal professionals.

Podcast Length: 38:24

Date Recorded: 20th April 2015

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