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New ASAI Guidance on Identifying Marketing Communications
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • December 6 2016

The Advertising Standards Authority for Ireland has recently published guidance in relation to the recognisability of marketing communications. This


Scope of ASAI Code extended
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • February 8 2013

The Advertising Standards Authority for Ireland (the "ASAI") has extended the digital remit of the Code of Standards for Advertising, Promotional and


Reform of collecting societies
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland
  • July 25 2014

A recently adopted EU Directive will overhaul the governance and functions of collective management organisations and will introduce a


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”


Loyaltybuild data breach: lessons for data controllers
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • December 19 2013

The recent data breach at Loyaltybuild will have made many companies who transfer customer personal data to third party service providers nervous


Annual Report of the Data Protection Commissioner for 2012
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • June 28 2013

The Data Protection Commissioner ("DPC") recently published his Annual Report for 2012. The report highlights how busy the DPC has been throughout


Cookie compliance: Data Protection Commissioner seeks clarification regarding implementation of cookie law
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • February 1 2013

The Office of the Data Protection Commissioner (DPC) sent a letter to approximately 80 websites before Christmas, asking them to provide information


Approval of binding corporate rules for data processors
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland
  • February 1 2013

EU data protection authorities have announced that data processors may now avail of Binding Corporate Rules (BCRs) (with effect from January 1, 2013


Freedom of Information Act 2014
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • December 17 2014

The Freedom of Information Act 2014 (the "2014 Act") was enacted on 14 October 2014. It introduced significant changes to the Freedom of Information


Data protection obligations the journalistic exemption
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • January 27 2015

The Information Commissioner's Office ("ICO") has recently held that campaign groups may rely on the journalistic exemption under section 32 of the