Following on from our successful session on ‘you think GDPR is all over….’ We have again teamed up with our legal advisor David Gibson to focus on ‘subject access request’ if you were at the GDPR session, you’ll recall this was one of the burning issues for delegates.

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    David will cover all the key points including:

    • Overview of GDPR provisions in relation to SARS
    • The legal principles
    • What do you need to disclose?
    • When and how?
    • Dealing with vexatious requests
    • Redacting information
    • Practical tips and examples.

    Join us for this bite sized informative and practical session tailored specifically for social housing providers.

    If you have any particular questions – send them over to us beforehand and we’ll make sure David covers them.

    This is essential for everyone responsible for GDPR compliance and/or handling data and/or handling requests.

    David has run a number of workshops for HQN on legal matters. Here’s what delegates said…

    “I really enjoyed the workshop It was short and snappy and gave a really good overview of things to consider. Thank you.”

    “David’s events are very interesting.”

    “Speaker was very knowledgeable, and the content of the event was good.”

    “It was great, content, knowledge and engagement with participants was brilliant.”

    “Excellent session really enjoyed it and got some fabulous take aways.”


  • Our speakers

    About David Gibson, Partner, Burnetts Solicitors: 

    David has extensive experience in advising on employment law across a range of sectors including charities, transport, housing associations, football clubs and retail. He offers a practical, solution driven service that quickly identifies problems and ensures business can run smoothly and efficiently. David has also presented a number of seminars looking at the changing nature of work and the future planning that is required to ensure that the new challenges we all face are approached in a practical and comprehensive manner.

    His services include the preparation of key employment documents, dealing with common issues in relation to performance and disputes in the workplace, advising on exit strategies both for employers and employees, corporate advice on share sales and TUPE and training on emerging legislation and equality issues. David has delivered lectures at the Universities of Newcastle and Northumbria on emerging issues and can provide bespoke training to organisations to enable them to take proactive steps to ensure they are equipped to meet the challenges of the new world of work.

    Having studied and taught International Relations and formerly a member of the Employment Lawyers Association International Committee he has a keen awareness of the importance of close co-operation with legal advisors from across the EU. He enjoys, but is not very good at, fell running in the Lakes, Northumberland and Durham.

  • Cancellations and substitutions

    If you are unable to attend an event or public training course, please let us know in writing (email is fine) at least 48 hours before. Please email [email protected]

    Otherwise, a cancellation fee of £60 plus VAT will be chargeable.

    If you are using a package place to attend and do not inform us within the agreed time frame, then a place will be taken to cover your non-attendance.

    Cancellations must be made in writing, and will be acknowledged by HQN Limited.

SARS (subject access requests) – how to avoid the pitfalls

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