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The expanding role of data protection on media content
  • Taylor Wessing
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • December 8 2014

The balance of power in English media law may be shifting in this post-Leveson world. Data protection law could become a new frontier in media cases


Internet users breathe a sigh of relief as European Court rules that internet browsing does not infringe copyright
  • Matheson
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • August 14 2014

If you are reading this on an internet browser you may be relieved to know that you are not infringing copyright law. Thanks to the recent Court of


German DPA appeals court decision on Facebook fan pages and suggests clarification by ECJ on data controllership
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • European Union, Germany
  • January 22 2015

On January 14, 2015, the data protection authority of the German federal state of Schleswig-Holstein (“Schleswig DPA”) issued an appeal challenging a


From the right to be forgotten to the right to an “e-reputation’’: first enforceability ordered by French court under penalty
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • European Union, France
  • December 16 2014

A few months after the European Court of Justice ruled on May 13, 2014 that search engines are considered personal data controllers under the EU Data


Privacy by design essential for the growth of the Internet of Things?
  • Taylor Wessing
  • European Union
  • March 9 2015

The Internet of Things (IoT) was, once again, one of the hottest topics at the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas this year, and


Pointing the finger at connected devices
  • Taylor Wessing
  • European Union
  • March 9 2015

Fingerprint detection is more likely to make us think of Sherlock Holmes with his magnifying glass and deerstalker than a technique associated with


Auditing duties and liability in connection with the content of online services
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union
  • March 9 2015

The national and European courts have recently been able to clarify several legal issues, providing a reason to review and adjust existing compliance


To post on Facebook, or not to post
  • Gordon & Rees LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • February 25 2015

We’ve all seen it make the rounds on our Facebook newsfeeds: the post that declares something along the lines of “my rights are attached to all my


Newspapers start to receive take down requests
  • Schillings
  • European Union, Germany
  • May 28 2014

It has been reported today that several newspapers and broadcasters are starting to be contacted by those seeking to have details of their past


Companies providing telephone services may be forced to block pirate webs by a legal decision
  • Lehmann & Fernandez
  • European Union, Spain
  • January 15 2014

In case C-31412 confronting the UPC Telekabel telecommunications company with Constantin Film Verleih GmbH and Wega Filmproduktionsgesellschaft GmbH