WHAT WE DO
Consultancy and Advisory Support
Our projects and advisory support areas include net neutrality, IoT privacy, eIDAS, online copyright, network access, telecom markets analysis, regulation of audiovisual media, specialist HR competencies, and CSR consultancy. Our expertise helps regulators and businesses from startups to MNEs.
Data Protection Officer outsourcing
Appointing a Data Protection Officer is becoming mandatory for all data-driven European businesses. Our external Data Protection Officer product provides crucial expertise and an affordable alternative to employing a privacy expert to ensure ‘smart compliance’ with EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
Compliance and Impact Assessment
Whether you require a data protection audit, a data protection policy, or a data protection impact assessment of your startup business model or your new analytics tool GDPR compliance – we can help you avert risk and achieve financial benefits using our ‘smart compliance’ approach.
LATEST BLOG POSTS
Our blog editor Vasiliki Antoniadou explores how GDPR will affect WHOIS. Although GDPR is widely anticipated due to the strengthening of the individuals’ rights on their personal data, it is believed by some that its implementation on WHOIS would cause unintentional adverse consequences on the online intellectual property protection. GDPR WHOIS implications WHOIS is an[…]
“GDPR deadline” is on 24th May at midnight. Anyone promising GDPR compliance to businesses who start their adaptation process now is likely to be selling them snake oil. But embarking on a serious journey of GDPR compliance is still indispensable – no matter how late one begins it. During the last year or so, I[…]
Aphaia Blog editor Vasiliki Antoniadou explores GDPR administrative fines that businesses can expect based on WP29 guidelines. GDPR gives to the supervisory authorities the power to impose administrative fines following two different maximum amounts according to the severity of the data breach. Under GDPR administrative fines rules, for instance, an infringement of the basic principles of[…]
In our client interview, Kelly Laurenson, Blue Octopus’s Operations Director, explains the company’s modern approach to hiring and making the candidates’ data work for them – and not somebody else. What makes Blue Octopus special in the recruitment industry? Blue Octopus is an award-winning online recruitment company with a modern approach to hiring – one that[…]