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Data-sharing projects for companies, research groups could be pre-approved, UK regulator says

Companies and research organizations might soon be able to obtain pre-emptive assurances from the UK data protection authority that their data-sharing projects comply with the law, the head of the regulator said today. 
John Edwards, the UK Information Commissioner, told the Parliament's Science and Technology Committee today that his office

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Sam Clark


Sam has covered data privacy and security in the UK and Ireland for MLex since November 2021. He previously covered data protection for trade publication Global Data Review, as well as reporting on technology, media and telecoms businesses for S&P Global. He has a bachelor’s degree in history and a master’s degree in journalism, both from the University of Kent.

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