GDPR and Acknowledgements

GDPR and acknowledgment, Employment law in Ireland is broad and complex legal area.

What to do if you believe that your data has been breached

In cases where these is a suspected breach of GDPR, the burden of proof is with the individual whose data has been breached. This may sound like a mountain, however if your data has been breached, the law is there to help.

The regulations requires any company suffering a breach to follow a protocol. Often that will mean that the breach must be reported to the Office of the Data Protection Commission.

It may also be required that the company issue a statement to any individual whose data might be affected.

In those cases, the data subject (the individual) will have received a letter or email from the company/department which lets them know a breach has occurred and that their data is likely to have been breached.

If you believe that your data has been breached, but you have not received any acknowledgement from the company or department in question, then the best first step is to make a complaint or raise your concern directly with the Office of the Data Protection Commission.

This is likely to provide you with the best route to any remedy and will also help to keep costs lower for you.

 

I want to have a consultation with a solicitor

If you don’t have an acknowledgement and you want to speak with a solicitor to get advice on your GDPR concerns, we are here to help.

You can use this link to pay for your consultation, currently €300 and email us at Book-My-Consultation@gibsonandassociates.ie

What’s different about Gibson & Associates LLP Solicitors

Our expertise

Gibson & Associates LLP is one of Ireland’s leading law firms. No matter your situation, our team will use their experience to make sure that you benefit from the best possible outcome.

Our ethos

We put our clients at the heart of everything we do and work tirelessly to get the best results.

We treat clients and each other the way we’d like to be treated and for us “good enough” just isn’t good enough!

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We use clear simple language

We don’t try to impress with “legalese” and jargon.  We use clear, plain language.

We give you a dedicated point of contact

The person responsible for your case will never change. You’ll be assigned a dedicated point of contact who will take charge of your case from start to finish.

Our transparency

At Gibson & Associates LLP, we’re clear about our processes and transparent when it comes to costs.

Before progressing any case, we offer a no-obligation consultation with our client care team and will provide you with practical options.

Integrity and transparency are core to how we work with all of our clients and means we’ll always treat your case as if it was our own.

Why Choose Gibson & Associates LLP?

We are one of Ireland’s leading law firms dedicated to using our years of experience to make sure that you benefit from the best possible outcome. We will be by your side throughout the process, using clear, plain language to explain your options and the next steps you should take.

You and your circumstances are unique – your solicitor should be too. You will be assigned a dedicated point of contact who will take charge of your case from start to finish – this person will never change.

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