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Network interference - a legal guide to the commercial risks and rewards of the social media phenomenon
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA, European Union, Global
  • April 22 2014

Social media is a revolution in the way in which corporations communicate with consumers. This White Paper will help you to maximise the huge


Do employers have the right to read employees’ private emails?
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 18 2016

A recent European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) case (Barbulescu -v- Romania) has attracted much publicity in the UK press as giving employers the


Safe Harbor re-launched as the "EU-U.S. Privacy Shield" - but doubts are already raised that it will live to survive a battle
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • February 2 2016

Following speculation that protracted negotiations had been in vain, an agreement on Safe Harbor has apparently been reached. Dubbed the "EU-U.S


EU Data Protection Regulators All Set to Scrutinise ‘EU-U.S. Privacy Shield’ and Transfer Mechanisms to the U.S. Generally
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • February 4 2016

On 3 February, the Article 29 Working Party ('WP29'), a group comprising representatives of the EU Member States' Data Protection Authorities


If Safe Harbor is dead in the water, what does that mean for you?
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • January 22 2016

The invalidation of the EU-U.S. Safe Harbor framework in October 2015 has created uncertainty for businesses that were reliant on the regime to


‘Reform EU cloud protection rules or risk missing out on billions of euros’ worth of revenue’
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • August 4 2015

The European Union economy stands to miss out on the benefits of cloud technology, as legislative measures across the individual Member States act to


European Commission targets cross-border parcel delivery as part of its Digital Single Market Strategy
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • January 4 2016

On 22 December 2015, the European Commission announced its next steps towards completing the single market for cross-border parcel delivery. The


What is public can still be ‘private’: European Court of Human Rights halts journalists from re-publishing Finnish citizens’ public tax information
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • November 24 2015

In a ruling by the European Court of Human Rights ("ECHR") handed down in July 2015, the right to respect for individuals' privacy balance trumped


EU Data Protection Ethics Advisory Board to be established because “adherence to the law is not enough”, says EDPS
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • November 10 2015

Giovanni Buttarelli, the European Data Protection Supervisor ("EDPS"), has announced plans to set up a new European Ethics Advisory Board to address


Agreement reached on the GDPR
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • December 16 2015

Earlier this month, we reported the progress of trilogue discussions on the long-awaited General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). On 15 December