Data Subject Access Requests – UK versus Ireland

This article examines a recent English High Court decision, which highlights the diverging approaches of the English and Irish Courts to Data Subject Access Requests (DSARs). The Court refused to order a law firm to comply with a DSAR on the basis that it was made in connection with litigation.

It was published in the September /October 2015 edition of the Data Protection Ireland Journal.

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