Transparency and data subjects’ rights Course

A discussion on the rights of the data subjects under the GDPR.

1 hour,

Course description

In this course, you'll look at privacy notices, subject access requests, erasure, rectification, objection, automated decision-making and more.


Automated decision making, portability and making complaints

Video - 00:14:00

Discussion of when automated decision-making and portability requests are valid, and strategies to respond correctly to these requests.
Erasure, rectification and objection

Video - 00:11:00

Discussion of when erasure, rectification and objection requests are valid, and strategies to respond correctly to these requests.
Subject access requests

Video - 00:14:00

A walkthrough of a subject access request process, along with a discussion of what the law requires and practical strategies for responding to them.
Privacy notices

Video - 00:16:00

The need to be transparent with data subjects, methodologies to communicate with individuals, tips and tricks surrounding making privacy notices better, layers and more succinct than long legalese documents.
Transparency and data subjects’ rights assessment

Assessment - 10 questions

Meet the author

Ralph O'Brien

Ralph is a trusted advisor on Global Privacy and Security compliance, practices and management. His experience includes strategic GDPR adoption programs, advisory services and assurance delivery in global multinational environments.

He has worked in a wide variety of industry sectors including Defense, Public Sector, Pharma and Financial Services, representing both multinational corporations and boutique specialist consultancies.

He continues to be a hands-on practitioner, combining business-level consultancy with training and technical experience. He was responsible for the first global joint 27001/25999 management system to be certified. With a focus on business processes and the protection of information, and an ethos of management assurance, risk management and knowledge transfer he continues to ensure effective protection of assets appropriate to the business needs of the client.

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