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Prison service provide full detainee records to incorrect detainee

Prison service provide full detainee records to incorrect detainee

Background Dan Higham, part of Irvings Law’s thriving and specialist data breach department, has successfully represented a client in an

Posted in GDPR Case Reports

NHS Trust sends mental health assessment report to an incorrect address

NHS Trust sends mental health assessment report to an incorrect address

Irvings Law have successfully represented a client in a data breach compensation claim against an NHS Trust; the client wishes

Posted in GDPR Case Reports

Superdrug sends ex-customer personal data to another customer

Superdrug sends ex-customer personal data to another customer

Irvings Law have successfully represented a client in a data breach compensation claim against Superdrug; the client wishes to remain

Posted in GDPR Case Reports

Housing trust sends repeated letters to incorrect address

Housing trust sends repeated letters to incorrect address

Irvings Law have successfully represented a client in a data breach compensation claim against a Housing Association; the client wishes

Posted in GDPR Case Reports

Company discloses contractor’s daily rate to work colleagues

Company discloses contractor’s daily rate to work colleagues

Irvings Law have successfully represented a client in a data breach compensation claim against Publicis Sapient; the client wishes to

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Council print disciplinary paperwork to communal office printer accessible by all employees

Council print disciplinary paperwork to communal office printer accessible by all employees

Mr Matthew McConville, the Head of our specialised Data Breach Department at Irvings Law has successfully represented a client in

Posted in GDPR Case Reports

Cheshire Constabulary instigate criminal proceedings against the wrong person

Cheshire Constabulary instigate criminal proceedings against the wrong person

Mr Matthew McConville, the Head of our specialised Data Breach Department at Irvings Law has successfully represented a client by

Posted in AAP Case Reports, GDPR Case Reports

HMCTS unlawfully disclose personal details to neighbour

HMCTS unlawfully disclose personal details to neighbour

Discovery Irvings Law have successfully represented a client in a data breach compensation claim against Her Majesty’s Courts and Tribunals

Posted in GDPR Case Reports

Disciplinary paperwork sent to incorrect address

Disciplinary paperwork sent to incorrect address

Discovery The Head of our Data Breach department, Mr Matthew McConville, has successfully represented his client, Mr Mark Winstanley, in

Posted in GDPR Case Reports

Police postal summons error leads to unlawful detention over a weekend

Police postal summons error leads to unlawful detention over a weekend

The situation Mr Matthew McConville, Head of the Actions Against the Police and Data Breach Department at Irvings Law has

Posted in AAP Case Reports, GDPR Case Reports

Company cyber-attacked but successful claimant’s data not actually breached

Company cyber-attacked but successful claimant’s data not actually breached

The situation The Head of our Data Breach department, Mr Matthew McConville has successfully represented a male against a company

Posted in GDPR Case Reports

Double-sided printing error

Double-sided printing error

The Discovery On 24 January 2020, Mr Whitton’s former employers, 2K Polymer Systems were printing off Mr Whitton’s P45 together

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Single mother and children’s personal data breached by Cardiff Council

Single mother and children’s personal data breached by Cardiff Council

Discovery The Head of our Data Breach department, Mr Matthew McConville has successfully represented a family of three in an

Posted in GDPR Case Reports

Employee’s details left on cleaning trolley

Employee’s details left on cleaning trolley

Background Dan Higham (pictured) has successfully represented a client in an action against her former employer for breach of the

Posted in GDPR Case Reports

Hallmark Card PLC unlawfully allows access to employees’ personal information

Hallmark Card PLC unlawfully allows access to employees’ personal information

The Discovery On 13 February 2020, a number of former employees for Hallmark Cards PLC received a letter from their

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Bank employee has work laptop stolen containing accessible financial information of customer

Bank employee has work laptop stolen containing accessible financial information of customer

Discovery The Head of our Data Breach department, Mr Matthew McConville has successfully represented a client in an action against

Posted in GDPR Case Reports

‘Before & After’ weight loss imagery used outside of consent for years

‘Before & After’ weight loss imagery used outside of consent for years

The Discovery In 2017, JM (whom does not wish to be named for the purposes of this case report) successfully

Posted in GDPR Case Reports

Law firm sends witness statement to an incorrect email address

Law firm sends witness statement to an incorrect email address

Discovery Mr Peter Summerhill instructed a firm of solicitors to act for him in regards to family law proceedings; this

Posted in GDPR Case Reports

Law firm sends repeated emails to incorrect email address

Law firm sends repeated emails to incorrect email address

Discovery Client X (CX) and his ex-partner decided to sell their property and instructed a conveyancing firm to deal with

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Parish council discloses personal information on Facebook

Parish council discloses personal information on Facebook

The situation Mr Matthew McConville at Irvings Law has successfully represented Mr David Norris (“Mr Norris”) from Walsall in an

Posted in GDPR Case Reports
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