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Mandatory communications data retention lives on in the UK - or does it?

  • Bird & Bird
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 22 2014

At breakneck speed and amidst considerable controversy the Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Act 2014 (DRIPA) became law in the UK on Thursday

International data protection enforcement bulletin - April 2014

  • Bird & Bird
  • -
  • Global
  • -
  • April 16 2014

Mr. Zhou was charged and held criminally liable for illegally obtaining personal information of citizens due to his purchasing citizens’ personal

International data protection enforcement bulletin - July 2014

  • Bird & Bird
  • -
  • Global
  • -
  • July 7 2014

EMarketing CZ is an advertising agency that focuses on internet marketing and searches, internet presentations and e-shops. The entity violated the

Spanish Data Protection Agency publishes new telephone marketing guidelines

  • Bird & Bird
  • -
  • Spain
  • -
  • April 15 2009

On 19 November the Spanish Data Protection Agency (SDPA) released the results of its "ex officio Sector Plan on telephone advertising", in which it analyses the practices of major mobile and fixed telephone operators and other entities providing SMS Premium messages or subscriber services in Spain

Tivoisation and the open source debate

  • Bird & Bird
  • -
  • Germany, Global, USA
  • -
  • June 2 2008

Tivoisation is the creation of a computer system that incorporates open source software but uses technical methods to prevent users from running modified versions of the software on that hardware

Cloud computing for the German market a rough line legal comparison

  • Bird & Bird
  • -
  • Germany
  • -
  • April 18 2013

Cloud Computing raises many questions as to the contractual requirements under German law. The issues around licensing usage rights, warranties and

French Supreme Court strikes out limitation of liability provision from an it contract where the software publisher has breached a material obligation

  • Bird & Bird
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  • France
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  • June 4 2007

In a recent decision, the Commercial Chamber of the French Supreme Court held that the breach of a material obligation in an IT contract resulted in the limitation of liability provisions being unenforceable

Big Data & the UK automotive sector

  • Bird & Bird
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • April 19 2013

Overview New Big Data research technologies and data analytic tools introduce a revolution in the way people do business and provide management with

Article 29 Working Party's Opinions 62009 and 72009: assessment of adequacy in Andorra and Israel

  • Bird & Bird
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  • Andorra, European Union, Israel
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  • February 3 2010

Late in 2009, the Article 29 Working Party published two Opinions in relation to the adequacy of data protection in Israel and Andorra

European Council publishes comparative table of the draft Data Protection Regulation against the Data Protection Directive 1995

  • Bird & Bird
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  • European Union
  • -
  • March 12 2013

The European Council has published a table in which sets out the articles of the Commission proposal for the General Data Protection Regulation