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ENISA concerns over MySpace and other online social networks

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • November 28 2007

The recently established European Network and Information Security Agency (ENISA) has issued a Position Paper that identifies 15 specific security threats arising from the use of social networks such as MySpace

No disclosure of personal data in civil proceedings

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • European Union, Spain
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  • February 1 2008

Promusicae, a Spanish collecting society holding exploitation rights to musical and audiovisual recordings, was seeking an order before a Spanish court to require Telefónica to disclose the identities and addresses of certain of its customers

EU regulators question online advertisement

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • April 11 2008

EU national privacy regulators have touched upon the issue of the use of personal data by search engines for the purposes of online advertising

The highest court in the European Union strikes down the Data Retention Directive as invalid

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • European Union
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  • April 16 2014

In a significant move, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has ruled that the Data Retention Directive 200624EC (Directive) is

Privacy, profiling and targeting

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • June 1 2009

The collection and storage of user data by online service providers has become controversial

SNS data protection and e privacy compliance

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
  • -
  • July 29 2009

The Article 29 Working Party has given social networking service (SNS) providers quite a bit to think about with its Opinion 52009 on online social networking adopted on 12 June 2009

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

Social networking sites challenged over privacy standards

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • June 30 2010

The Article 29 Working Party, the EU advisory body on data protection and privacy, has sent letters to 20 social networking service (SNS) providers that signed up to the Safer Social Networking Principles for the European Union, raising issues concerning privacy standards on social networking platforms

European Commission consultation on the future of electronic commerce

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • November 4 2010

Electronic Commerce amounts to less than 2 per cent of total retail service sales in the European Union

Pierre-Fabre Dermo-Cosmétique v Président de l'Autorité de la Concurrence: selective distribution and restrictions on internet sales

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
  • -
  • April 29 2011

On a reference to the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) by the Paris Court of Appeal, Advocate General Ján Mazák has given an Opinion stating that an absolute refusal to allow distributors to sell products on the internet would appear to be disproportionate and a "hardcore restriction"