This seminar will give an overview of the latest developments in data protection, freedom of information and other aspects of information management from the last 12 months and will cover:

  • The progress of the European Commission’s moves to reform the data protection laws across Europe;
  • Other recent developments in relation to data protection including recent monetary penalties; and
  • Recent key cases and legislative developments in freedom of information.



This seminar will be of interest to those working in both the public and private sectors and in particular to anyone whose role includes an information management, compliance or risk remit and to anyone from an organisation that handles sizeable volumes of personal information and/or personal information of a sensitive nature.


Ashley Jess, Solicitor, Shepherd and Wedderburn (Edinburgh)Mairi Queen, Solicitor, Shepherd and Wedderburn (Glasgow)David Reid, Associate Solicitor, Shepherd and WedderburnAlison White, Consultant, Shepherd and Wedderburn

Shepherd and Wedderburn, Glasgow

Shepherd and Wedderburn

1 West Regent Street


G2 1RW
Shepherd and Wedderburn, Edinburgh

Shepherd and Wedderburn

1 Exchange Crescent

Conference Square