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IT & outsourcing e-bulletin a round-up of developments
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 6 2013

On 7 June, the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators ("ICSA") published a guidance note for company boards addressing issues around


IT & Outsourcing bulletin - a round-up of developments
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • February 4 2014

This IT and Outsourcing e-bulletin contains summaries of recent developments in law and regulation in the EU and the UK: 1. Government plans to


Cyber crime: one of the biggest threats to UK national security?
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 30 2010

The UK Government published its National Security Strategy in October 2010, setting out 15 priority risks to national security


Information Commissioner's first official guidance on cloud computing
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 30 2010

The Information Commissioner's Office ("ICO") has published a "personal information online code of practice" (the "Code"


Cookie Law enforcement: coming soon to a website near you!
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 21 2012

The deadline for compliance with the new "Cookie Law", requiring user consent for the use of cookies on websites is approaching on 26 May 2012


Throttled VoIP providers risk losing their voice
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 30 2012

The Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications ("BEREC") has submitted the preliminary findings of its investigation into internet traffic management practices to the European Commission


Court of Appeal dismisses ISP judicial review
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 30 2012

The Court of Appeal has dismissed BT's and TalkTalk's challenge to the enforceability of obligations imposed on ISPs under the Digital Economy Act 2010 relating to unlawful file-sharing by subscribers and has confirmed that such obligations comply with EU law


UK considers regulating peer-to-peer file sharing
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 17 2009

Legislation is one of several wide-ranging proposals in the Intellectual Property Office's action plan to increase investment, innovation and quality in the UK's digital landscape


Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB) launches good practice guidelines for online behavioural advertising
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 17 2009

UK's first self-regulatory guidelines for online behavioural advertising will apply to companies collecting and using information to advertise online from 4 September 2009


TMT past, present and future: UKEU review of 2012 and preview of 2013
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 15 2013

No duty to monitor" extended to social networks: In February 2012, the Court of Justice of the European Union ("ECJ") ruled that the owner of an