GDPR and Human Resources (2 hrs)

Recruitment, references, grievances, monitoring, marketing to staff: GDPR has implications for all these and more. In the current crisis, we also have the complications of working from home, health testing and monitoring.

This practical update will highlight the tricky issues and how to deal with them.


  • Recruitment, including researching applicants
  • Dealing with recruiters
  • Justifying your use of employees’ personal data (contract vs legal obligation)
  • Working from home issues
  • Monitoring your employees, including key court decisions on the use of employees’ data, including the multi-million euro fine on H+M, the Barbulescu message monitoring case and ICO’s advice
  • Coronavirus – home working and health data

Next session: 2.00pm, Monday 1st November 2021

Course costs: £100 + VAT per person