The UK's Leading Book on Data Protection


Data Protection - A Practical Guide to UK Law


Edited by Peter Carey


6th Edition (2020), Oxford University Press


2020 Edition cover

This handbook, now in its 6th Edition and written by the UK’s leading data protection practitioners, is an invaluable practical resource for all persons working in the data protection field.


The 6th Edition provides a complete guide to the law and practice of data protection in the UK (based on the GDPR), and is fully up to date with recent legislation, case law and guidance, including:

  • The Data Protection Act 2018
  • Practical implications of significant recent cases
  • The Information Commissioner’s Office recent Guidance on Special Category Personal Data and use of Children’s’ Data (the Age Appropriate Design Code 2020)
  • European Data Protection Board 2020 opinion on the meaning of consent in the GDPR
  • The latest guidance on the role of Data Protection Officers
  • Implications of Brexit

Contributing authors: Damien Welfare, Ann Bevitt, Eduardo Ustaran, Kate Brimsted, Alison Deighton, John Fitzsimons, Peter Given, Olivia Whitcroft and Jenai Nissim.


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