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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

Irish High Court refers Facebook privacy case to European court

  • A&L Goodbody
  • -
  • European Union, Ireland
  • -
  • June 24 2014

The High Court, in Schrems v Data Protection Commissioner, 18 June 2014, has referred questions arising to the Court of Justice of the European Union

Stopping screen scrapers: winning the website war

  • AO HALL Advocates
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • June 4 2010

A recent decision issued by the Irish High Court is welcome news for all website owners

Facebook report of re-audit: more pokes than likes

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • January 29 2013

In early December 2012, the Irish media reported that the Austrian privacy group "Europe-v-Facebook" plans to appeal an audit of Facebook Ireland

Irish Data Protection Commissioner to audit major social media companies

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • February 14 2013

The Irish Data Protection Commissioner (the "DPC") has stated his intention to carry out scheduled audits of major social media companies that have

Social media - applicable libel and privacy laws in Ireland

  • William Fry
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • May 4 2012

Social media and the law is still largely virgin territory in Ireland

Irish High Court rules that IP address does not constitute personal data

  • Matheson
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • April 19 2010

Mr Justice Peter Charleton, in a High Court judgment handed down on 16 April 2010 has ruled that an IP address does not constitute "personal data"

Confidential information - taking confidential information with you - the legal issues

  • A&L Goodbody
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • May 28 2014

The prolific growth in the use of social media has resulted in an increasing tension between employers and employees over social media account

High Court allows DRI to join as amicus curiae to Facebook privacy case

  • A&L Goodbody
  • -
  • European Union, Ireland
  • -
  • July 21 2014

The High Court in Schrems v Data Protection Commissioner (No.2) 2014 IEHC 351has granted an order joining Digital Rights Ireland (DRI) as amicus

Telecommunications service providers and internet service providers - new mandatory security breach notification requirements

  • McCann FitzGerald
  • -
  • Ireland
  • -
  • July 7 2011

On 1 July 2011, new obligations in respect of the reporting of data security breaches were introduced by the EC (Electronic Communications Networks and Services) (Privacy and Electronic Communications) Regulations 2011 (the “Regulations”