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Companies run Hadoop data via the cloud

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • August 22 2014

Apache Hadoop is an open-source software framework for storage and large-scale processing of business data. The software breaks data into a workable

European Union law update

  • Matheson
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  • European Union, Ireland
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  • August 20 2014

The draft text of a new EU Data Protection Regulation (the "Regulation") was approved by the European Parliament in March 2014. The purpose of the

Internet users breathe a sigh of relief as European Court rules that internet browsing does not infringe copyright

  • Matheson
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  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • -
  • August 14 2014

If you are reading this on an internet browser you may be relieved to know that you are not infringing copyright law. Thanks to the recent Court of

Technology assisted review accelerating e-discovery

  • Matheson
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  • Ireland
  • -
  • August 14 2014

The review of key documents is an integral step in the discovery and preparatory stages of litigation. This task has become increasingly costly and

Google favour HTTPS encrypted websites in web search rankings

  • Matheson
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  • Ireland
  • -
  • August 12 2014

Google has begun favouring HTTPS encrypted websites over the past few months by increasing the ranking algorithm to web pages that are encrypted with

PRISMFacebook: High Court refers to ECJ on Safe Harbour

  • Matheson
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  • Ireland
  • -
  • June 26 2014

On 18 June 2014, Mr Justice Hogan delivered his judgment to the High Court to refer the judicial review case of Schrems v. the Data Protection

Summary of the DPC’s Annual Report 2013

  • Matheson
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  • Ireland
  • -
  • May 22 2014

The Data Protection Commissioner, Billy Hawkes, launched his Annual Report for 2013 on 12 May 2014. The report summarises activities of the Office

European Court of Justice declares Data Retention Directive invalid

  • Matheson
  • -
  • European Union, Ireland
  • -
  • May 14 2014

The European Court of Justice (the "ECJ"), in its judgment delivered on 8 April 2014, has declared invalid the EU Data Retention Directive

EU Parliament endorses LIBE draft of EU Data Protection Regulation

  • Matheson
  • -
  • European Union, Ireland
  • -
  • March 17 2014

MEPs yesterday voted overwhelmingly in favour of the Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs Committee (LIBE) draft of the new EU data protection

Data collection: public interest v personal privacy

  • Matheson
  • -
  • European Union, Ireland
  • -
  • February 10 2014

As our lives move increasingly online, more and more people are realising how relevant data protection is to them. Today, January 28, has been