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UK Government launches Cyber Essentials Scheme

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 19 2014

As of 1st October 2014 all suppliers bidding for certain types of government information handling contracts will require to be Cyber Essentials

Previous Phorm?

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 6 2009

The Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB) have published a new set of Good Practice Principles in relation to Behavioural Advertising, an increasingly popular way of targeting advertising to internet users

ICO takes a common sense approach to being street-wise

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 23 2009

The ICO has today announced that a common sense approach should be taken when dealing with Google Street View

All eyes on the cookie jar

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 11 2011

Further to our previous e-update, anyone with a website should be aware of the new EU rules (Directive 2009136EC) regarding the use of internet text-files called 'cookies'

The right approach for copyright?

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 18 2011

Today, Professor Ian Hargreaves of Cardiff University has published his report 'Digital Opportunity', a review and commentary on the current UK copyright law framework

Cookie breathing space

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 25 2011

Following on from our e-update on the new EU cookie Regulations, the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has published further guidance on how businesses should implement the regulations, and it is giving website owners 12 months to comply with the new law

Facebook - it's all fun and games until somebody loses an I.D.

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 19 2010

Social networking giant, Facebook, has admitted that some applications (or "apps") hosted on its site have been transmitting user-identifying information to online advertising and internet-tracking companies

Cookie crunch time: new advertising code fails to comply with EU cookie law?

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • September 14 2011

A self-regulatory code addressing online behavioural advertising, which has recently been adopted by a number of companies operating in the UK, is raising concerns of non-compliance with the new EU cookie law

40 of employers are at risk by not having a social media use policy

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 22 2011

Use of social media in the business context - including sites such as Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn - has become extremely popular in recent years

3 strikes and we'll. do something - the Ofcom consultation

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 9 2010

Ofcom is inviting comment on the consultation paper it issued last week proposing a "Code" for implementing the new Digital Economy Act 2010