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Commissioner's report highlights need to closely monitor data processors

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Hong Kong
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  • September 21 2011

The Hong Kong Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data has recently found that a telecommunications company breached the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (PDPO) through its agent's failure to comply with an opt-out request in respect of direct marketing materials

Brazilian Ministry of Science and Technology announces R$100 million for ITC projects to support major sporting events

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Brazil
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  • June 1 2011

It has been decided that R$100 million is going to be dedicated to information technology and communications (ITC) projects, including the National Broadband Plan (PNBL), to support the major sporting events that will be held in Brazil - the World Cup in 2014 and the Olympics in 2016

US-Vietnam ICT dialogue makes big strides forward

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • USA, Vietnam
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  • July 16 2010

Hanoi on 11-13 May and was co-organised by the US Commercial Service and the Vietnam Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC

Ofcom consults on internet traffic management and net neutrality

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 14 2010

Ofcom has issued a consultation on net neutrality and traffic management

Fines imposed for unwanted marketing calls and messages

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 4 2011

The Department for Culture, Media and Sport has announced that the Information Commissioner's Office (the ICO) will have new powers to serve monetary penalties of up to £50,000 for serious incidents where businesses and organisations make unwanted marketing phone calls or send unwanted marketing e-mails to consumers

Singapore - PDPC conducts public consultation on the proposed business operation of the DNC Registry

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Singapore
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  • June 19 2013

On 15 May 2013 the Personal Data Protection Commission (PDPC) issued a public consultation paper on the proposed business operation of the

Telecommunications operators must inform customers about their right to oppose telemarketing calls

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Italy
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  • May 17 2011

The Italian Privacy Authority has announced the adoption of a resolution under which fixed and mobile telecommunications operators will have to provide their new customers (as well as customers applying for number portability) with an ad hoc privacy notice informing them about their right to register with the Do Not Call List for telemarketing calls which was implemented in February 2011

Mobile operators penalised by the Telecommunications Board of Turkey

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Turkey
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  • June 14 2012

On 21 March 2012, the Turkish Telecommunications Board rendered a decision that penalised three mobile operators as a consequence of their use of identity information of the subscribers without obtaining consent

Telecommunications company required to block users' access to infringing website

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 3 2011

In the first legal action of its kind in the UK, a group of film-producers (the Studios) has obtained an injunction which requires the UK's largest internet services provider (ISP), BT, to cut off its customers' access to Newzbin, an offshore-hosted website with links to pirated music and films

Data Protection Authority to examine call centres

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • France
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  • February 10 2010

The French Data Protection Authority (the CNIL) has announced its intention to examine call centres in order to check their compliance with French data protection regulation