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ICO issues warning to call centre

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 23 2015

The Information Commissioner (ICO) has issued an enforcement notice to Help Direct UK, a financial services call centre, to stop sending spam texts

UK 2015 budget includes key technology funding announcements

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • March 19 2015

The UK's 2015 Budget has provided a platform for the UK government to reaffirm its commitment to the development of the digital economy. Chancellor

Smart Cities receive headline attention in the 2015 budget statement. What next for this important market?

  • Bond Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • March 18 2015

The potential of Smart Cities to the British economy was a focus of the Chancellor's Budget Statement today in Parliament, with signifiant new

ICO raids call centre in relation to nuisance calls

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 16 2015

The ICO has raided a call centre which it believes to be responsible for making millions of nuisance calls using automatic dialling technology. The

Digital marketing clampdown: changes to rules on unsolicited communications

  • Pitmans LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 6 2015

Last year the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) received more than 175,000 complaints from the targets of electronic marketing. A Which? Survey

Government announces plan to target nuisance calls and texts

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 2 2015

The Government has announced that it will make it easier for the Information Commissioner (ICO) to impose financial penalties of up to £500,000 on

Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations published

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 2 2015

The Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2015 were published February 24, 2015. These Regulations make

Ofcom publishes plan to support the Internet of Things

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 18 2015

In January, Ofcom, the UK telecommunications regulator, published its Statement on 'Promoting investment and innovation in the Internet of Things'

Information Commissioner renews call for a change in the law governing nuisance calls and texts

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 16 2015

The Information Commissioner, who is responsible for regulating nuisance marketing calls and spam text messages, has renewed his call for a change in

The Internet of Things what’s next?

  • DLA Piper LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 2 2015

"There are already over 40 million devices connected via the Internet of Things in the United Kingdom alone. This is forecast to grow more than