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Data protection revisited hacking, leaking and cloud concerns in 2014
  • Kingsley Napley
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • February 27 2014

The 7th principle of the Data Protection Act 1998 mandates that "Appropriate technical and organisational measures shall be taken against


Injunctions and online privacy: parliamentary proposals to censor search engines in the UK? Surely not
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • April 5 2012

The recent release of the Joint Committee on Privacy and Injunctions’ report gives an interesting indication of the future of enforcement of court orders relating to online activity


Malice through the looking glass
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • May 16 2013

"Google Explorers" are, as you read this, walking around modelling and testing Google's Glass having paid circa $1500 for the privilege. Glass


Online privacy: how to comply with the new law on cookies
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • May 29 2012

On 26 May 2012 the Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003, which governs websites’ use of cookies in the UK, came into force


Bitcoin legal tender of the future or fad? Update
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • June 24 2013

Further to our recent blog (see Bitcoin - legal tender of the future or fad?), Forbes reported yesterday via contributor Jon Matonis, who sits on the


Can you afford not to have a new Generic Top Level Domain?
  • Kingsley Napley
  • Global, United Kingdom
  • December 24 2013

Anyone who has ever tried to buy a house will know that location is everything. In London, house buyers will pay a premium for an average house in a


New ASA rules and third party Online Behavioural Advertising
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • February 26 2013

New rules have been introduced setting higher standards of transparency and choice for consumers around Online Behavioural Advertising (OBA). These


Celebrity tweets fall foul of the Advertising Standards Authority
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • November 16 2012

Recent decisions by the Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) and guidelines from the Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP) show marketing through the use of tweets remains perilous


Do not track positive for privacy or the end of the internet as we know it?
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • July 25 2013

As I mentioned in my blog 'Targeted advertising and privacy' last week, Do Not Track (DNT) is a system which sends out a line of code to third party


BT ordered to scupper online pirates
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • July 29 2011

The High Court has ordered BT to block access to Newzbin2, an illegal filesharing site