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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


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


EU approves New Zealand’s data protection standards
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland, New Zealand
  • February 1 2013

On 19 December 2012 the European Commission issued a press release indicating that they had issued a decision formally recognising the adequacy of


Summary briefing - managing cyber-risk & cyber-security
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • October 23 2015

In this short video, Annette Hogan, Consultant in our Technology & Innovation Group discusses some key issues arising in connection with preventing


Timely focus by Central Bank on cyber-security
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • October 9 2015

Does your board know its virus from its worm, its Trojan horse from its botnet? Has it yet encountered denial of service, phishing or spoofing? If


New advertising rules for HFSS food and drink
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • June 27 2013

Restrictions on advertisements in Ireland for high in fat, salt or sugar ("HFSS ") food and drink products will come into effect on 2 September 2013


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


Annual Report of the Data Protection Commissioner for 2010
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • July 7 2011

The report arising from the investigation into Insurance Link was attached to the Commissioner’s Annual Report


Freedom of Information Act updates
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • June 9 2015

The extension of the scope of the FOI regime that was brought about by the Freedom of Information Act 2014 generally came into effect on 14 April 2015


European Union (Copyright & Related Rights) Regulations 2012
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland
  • April 13 2012

The European Union (Copyright and Related Rights) Regulations 2012 - S.I. No. 592012 (the “CRR Regulations”) were signed into law by junior minister of the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Sean Sherlock, on Wednesday, 29 February 2012