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Court of Appeal confirms High Court decision and finds no copyright infringement in software with same functionality

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • December 16 2013

In SAS Institute Inc v World Programming Ltd 2013 EWCA Civ 1482 (21 November 2013), the Court of Appeal of England and Wales upheld the High

Privacy scofflaws beware: increasing fines in the United Kingdom and Europe

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • November 28 2012

The United Kingdom’s Information Commissioner’s Office is committed to enforcing the Data Protection Act 1998 and has the right to impose fines of up to £500,000 for serious breaches

Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000: inadequate safeguards and sanctions

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • January 15 2010

On 29 October 2009, the European Commission announced that it has moved to the second phase of the infringement proceedings against the United Kingdom for failing to implement EU e-privacy and data protection rules relating to the privacy of online communications

The Information Commissioner’s Office approves binding corporate rules for Accenture and Atmel a watershed?

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • July 29 2009

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has approved Binding Corporate Rules (BCRs) applications by both Accenture and Atmel

Communications data retention Internet access, IP telephony and email

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • June 30 2008

A proposal for a Communications Data Bill was announced on 14 May 2008 as part of the UK Government’s Draft legislative programme 200809

English High Court confirms computer program claims are legitimate

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • February 6 2008

English High Court decision on computer program claims moves the United Kingdom into line with European Patent Offices