In certain circumstances, organisations which discover a loss of, or risk to personal data have an obligation to report this to the Office of the Data Protection Commissioner (ODPC). The obligations apply to both Data Controllers and Data Processors. The Commissioner’s Office has published Guidelines for such notifications. View the Guidelines.
The Advertising Standards Authority (ASAI) – of which the IDMA is a member – has extended its remit to cover digital communications, including Direct Marketing. Read more