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How much does your app know about you? App marketplaces urged to improve privacy practices

  • Mason Hayes & Curran
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  • Ireland
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  • February 19 2015

With the market for mobile applications ("apps") booming, concern has increased around the amount and type of data that many apps collect and use

The Microsoft Warrant case: not just an Irish issue

  • Matheson
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  • Ireland, USA
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  • October 8 2014

John O'Connor outlines the latest position in the 'Microsoft Warrant case' where the Cloud provider was ordered by a US Federal Court to produce its

Privacy & cybersecurity update, issue 3 - October, 2014

  • Jones Day
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  • Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, European Union, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Russia, Taiwan, USA
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  • October 15 2014

On August 1, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") issued a report on mobile shopping applications. In it, the FTC found that such apps often fail to

Data Privacy Day 2015 what the next 12 months might bring

  • Mason Hayes & Curran
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  • European Union, Ireland
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  • January 28 2015

With today's date marking Data Privacy Day 2015, we look back on some of our top stories in the past year. We also glance forward to the coming 12

Illegal search and seizure outside the US? A customer’s emails stored in Ireland must be disclosed to US government investigators

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom, USA
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  • August 1 2014

A New York Court has held that Microsoft Corp must disclose to investigators the content of an unidentified customer's MSN.com web based email

The Law Reform Commission commences public consultation on cyber crime

  • Matheson
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  • Ireland
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  • November 24 2014

The Law Reform Commission has commenced a public consultation on an Issues Paper regarding Cyber-Crime Affecting Personal Safety, Privacy and

Facebook report of re-audit: more pokes than likes

  • Matheson
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  • Ireland
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  • 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

The Data Protection Act: a stone to sling at the Facebook goliath?

  • Collyer Bristow LLP
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • July 22 2014

When you log into Facebook the first thing you see is your 'newsfeed': a seemingly random collection of messages, status updates and photographs

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
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  • 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

Can US law enforcement access information on Irish servers? the Microsoft saga

  • Mason Hayes & Curran
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  • Ireland, USA
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  • September 11 2014

In the past few months, Ireland has found itself at the centre of an intense battle over whether US authorities can access data on Irish-based