The Court of Appeal has held that a person's name is personal data within the meaning of section 1(1) of the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA), unless it is such a common name that without further information, such as its use in a work context, a person woul…
If your organisation handles personal information about individuals, such as personnel records, details about service users, databases of donors, you will have a number of legal obligations to protect that information.
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