A never seen before case has occurred in the UK last week: following the reports of the BBC and The Guardian a group of over 850 football players are threatening legal action against several companies, including betting and gaming companies. They state that these companies are misusing their personal data, and they are requesting compensation for this.
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J is the Co-Founder of MyLife Digital, a consent and preference management business acquired by DataGuard in 2021, as well as founding member of MyData Global and DataIQ Privacy & Trust Champion 2020. J is an advocate of rethinking personal data to reinforce trust and the opportunities emerging from GDPR. He speaks regularly on the subject thanks to his pragmatic approach to data ethics, privacy and data protection. He articulates clearly how organisations can embrace the new regulatory landscape to deliver greater value and build trust with their consumers. In 2020, J was awarded DataIQ’s Privacy and Trust Champion award and is recognised by DataIQ as one of the top 100 most influential people in data-driven businesses and the innovators who support them.Explore more articles
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