This article looks at what being a Scottish public authority under FOISA means for RSLs in the context of the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR), the Lobbying (Scotland) Act 2016 (the 2016 Act) and the Climate Change (Scotland) Act 2009 (the 2009 Act).
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Latest articles from Kelly Fraser
For social enterprises thinking about setting up a Community Interest Company (CIC), it is important to understand what the 'asset lock' is and what it means for your business as it is a permanent feature of CICs.
On 25 May 2018, data protection law across the EU was overhauled and for a brief moment in time the GDPR became a hot topic – surpassing even Beyoncé as a search term on Google. One year on, has its impact lived up to the hype?
After much discussion and several consultations over the past few years, Freedom of Information legislation will apply to Scotland's Registered Social Landlords (RSLs) from later this year. Find out more, including top tips for preparing to deal with FOI requests.
So, your organisation has just about got to grips with the GDPR. But what about its 'forgotten sibling' the ePR? This article outlines the likely impact of the ePR on electronic marketing communications.