We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 4,543

Misuse of private information is a “tort” in English law
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • May 21 2015

The Court of Appeal for England and Wales has held that the cause of action recognised in English law since Campbell v Mirror Group for misuse of


Court finds online data collection legal under California’s Song-Beverly Act
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • May 21 2015

A California appeals court recently held in Ambers v. Beverages & More, Inc. that retailers are permitted under state law to request customers’


Irish Data Protection Commissioner comments on social media companies in light of Google Spain case
  • Matheson
  • European Union, Ireland
  • May 20 2015

As a result of the significant Court of Justice of the EU (CJEU) ruling in the Google Spain case many large US based technology, cloud and social


Big win for the little guys!
  • Graydon Head & Ritchey LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2015

A Pennsylvania trial court recently held that for purposes of the federal Communications Decency Act, it is not the size of the blogger in the fight


District court dismisses data breach class action against eBay
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2015

The US District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana recently dismissed a data breach class action against eBay Inc. for lack of standing


Global data & privacy update - 14 May 2015
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Global
  • May 14 2015

Following the landmark judgment earlier in 2015, Google has applied for permission to appeal to the Supreme Court. The April judgment decided that an


Intermediary liability regime Supreme Court misses historic opportunity
  • Saikrishna & Associates
  • India
  • May 12 2015

Ever since the pronouncement of the Supreme Court's verdict on March 24 2015 on the so-called 'IT writ petitions' much has been written in mainstream


Google Inc. v. Vidal-Hall: opening the doors to EU data protection litigation?
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 12 2015

The English Court of Appeal has recently issued a landmark judgment against Google which could open the door to data privacy litigation in the EU


Spotlight on 2015: trends and issues in retail
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • May 12 2015

As we are now in the second quarter of 2015, retailers are anticipating how changes over the remainder of the year could affect them. We anticipate


BGD magazine -Spring 2015
  • Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP
  • USA
  • May 12 2015

There is no doubt that electronic data breaches are a hot topic. The widely-reported recent breaches of customer data are prime examples and chilling