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Bitcoin - coming to a restaurant near you soon
  • Bird & Bird
  • United Kingdom
  • April 21 2014

When the Mill Cafe in Stratford and a number of pubs, such as The Pembury Tavern in Hackney and The Haymakers in Cambridge, started to accept payment


The French Data Protection Authority unveils its 2014 targets for inspections
  • Bird & Bird
  • France
  • April 30 2014

In its annual programme for 2014, the CNIL has set an overall objective to carry out around 550 inspections (33). Of these inspections, around 350


Cloud computing and privacy series: legal issues related to sensitive (health) data (part 6 of 6)
  • Bird & Bird
  • European Union
  • December 22 2014

This sixth and final article of our cloud computing and privacy series (links to our previous articles below) discusses the legal issues related to


Working Party releases opinion on apps on smart devices
  • Bird & Bird
  • European Union
  • April 3 2013

On 13 March 2013, the Working Party released its Opinion (adopted on 27 February 2013), which addresses key data protection issues surrounding the


The Netherlands opens market for online games of chance
  • Bird & Bird
  • Netherlands
  • June 20 2013

Draft legislative proposal online games of chance in consultation, please click here to view the proposal. Recently, the long expected draft


ICANN provides breathing space for negotiations on '.wine' and '.vin' strings
  • Bird & Bird
  • European Union, Global
  • April 21 2014

This latest resolution comes after a heated debate following a September 2013 Resolution to take the next steps in delegating the two strings after


Industry news - BrandWrites April 2014
  • Bird & Bird
  • Global
  • May 5 2014

Previously, social media marketing focussed on media that was “owned” and “earned”, meaning that content, apps and other social platforms were key


Italy: new rules of the garante for the use of cookies
  • Bird & Bird
  • Italy
  • June 10 2014

The awaited guidelines of the Italian Data Protection Authority related to the "Simplified Arrangements to Provide Information and Obtain Consent


Will social media in the workplace make employers :) or :( ? (Part two)
  • Bird & Bird
  • Hong Kong
  • July 11 2013

So social media use creates risk in the workplace. Should employers ban it? Social media is part of how we live now; that's not left at the door when


European Commission consults on commitments offered by Google
  • Bird & Bird
  • European Union
  • June 17 2013

The European Commission is proposing to accept commitments offered by Google in order to settle concerns that it may be abusing a dominant position