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Healthcare briefing – Healthcare professional regulatory reform

On 23 January 2018, the Department of Health and Social Care closed its consultation ‘Promoting professionalism, reforming regulation’. According to the consultation paper published on 31 October 2017: ‘The regulation of healthcare professionals must change in order to protect patients, to support…

Nowak v Data Protection Commissioner

An exam candidate’s written answers, and the examiner’s comments on them, are the personal data of the candidate. The background The Irish Supreme Court referred a question to the Court arising out of proceedings between Mr Nowak and the Irish Data Protection…