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Everyone’s nightmare: privacy and data breach risks
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • August 10 2015

The rapid growth of the collection, usage, storage and transmission of information in electronic form, and the expansion of the interconnectivity


The General Data Protection Regulation: What Insurers Should Do Now to Prepare for Its Implementation
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • May 24 2016

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR or Regulation) has been approved by European Union (EU) members as well as the Council of Europe and, at


Hackers continue to perpetrate wire transfer fraud scams on a global scale
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • September 14 2015

An increasing number of businesses continue to be targeted by very sophisticated email scams designed to convince company employees responsible for


Customers can resell copies of downloaded software; developers can try to stop them
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union
  • July 4 2012

Yesterday, 3 July 2012, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ruled in UsedSoft v. Oracle that online purchasers of software may resell copies of their downloads provided that they render the original download usable


Downloads can be "re-sold"; but buyers are not "lawful acquirers"
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union
  • May 1 2012

A preliminary ruling by Advocate-General Bot in UsedSoft v. Oracle has determined that users are allowed to re-sell and re-distribute software that has been acquired by purely online means


The Advocate General considers the principle of exhaustion of rights in downloaded software
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union
  • April 30 2012

In a decision that makes software developers' fight against piracy more difficult, a preliminary ruling by Advocate-General Bot in Case C-12811 UsedSoft v. Oracle has determined that users are allowed to re-distribute not only software that has been initially delivered on physical media whose ultimate origin can be verified, but also software that has been acquired by purely online means and whose legitimacy cannot be ascertained by consumers


Europe prepares for e-commerce overhaul - the digital single market’s call for change
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union
  • September 6 2011

In late September 2011, the European Commission is expected to announce changes to the e-commerce regulatory environment in Europe


Opt-in system introduced in Turkey for commercial electronic communications in E commerce law
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Turkey
  • November 13 2015

Turkey's solid and rapidly expanding e-commerce market volume reached 18.9 billion Turkish Liras as of the end of 2014. The Turkish e-commerce sector


New Safe Harbor Agreement For EU Data Transfer Announced
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • February 3 2016

Companies are relieved that there will now be a new Safe Harbor for cross-border transfer of personal data from Europe to the US. This announcement


Does your company use streaming video on its website? if so, beware of lawsuits
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • September 11 2012

Does your website feature streaming video, gratis