What’s a data subject anyway?

What’s A Data Subject Anyway? You’re a data subject. The definition of a data subject is intertwined with and derived from the concepts of both personal data and data processing as they are defined in European law. Since most of us generate large amounts of data by merely existing in the world today, we’re all […]

Who’s who in data protection terms?

Who’s who in data protection terms? The main actors in the world of data protection are you, the data subject; the organisation or person who is processing personal data relating to you, the data controller; and the supervisory authority. In Ireland the supervisory authority is the Data Protection Commission, often shortened to DPC. We’ve already […]