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 105

UK - easier fines for direct marketing breaches
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • March 30 2015

From 6 April it will be easier for the UK Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) to impose monetary penalties for serious breaches of electronic


Confidential information: no implied term requiring directors to deliver up confidential information on termination of appointment
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • February 28 2015

The High Court has held that there is no implied term requiring a director to deliver up company confidential information on termination of the


Data protection: ICO issues new Code of Practice on Subject Access Requests
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • November 25 2013

The ICO has issued its new Code of Practice on Dealing with Subject Access Requests (the "Code") the Code can be found HERE. Much of the content


Cloud computing: new guidance for businesses
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • October 23 2012

With the use of cloud computing services becoming increasingly popular for businesses, the Information Commissioner's Office has published guidance to emphasise that the responsibility for the protection of personal data remains with the business, even if the personal data is passed to a cloud network provider


ICO publishes guidance on direct marketing
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • October 14 2013

The Information Commissioners Office (ICO) has published new guidance on direct marketing, explaining how the activity in its various forms is


Draft Consumer Rights Bill: introduced into Parliament
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • February 20 2014

We have previously reported on the proposed Consumer Rights Bill (the Bill) which is intended to significantly reform consumer law in the UK


EMEA legal insights bulletin
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Azerbaijan, Belgium, Hungary, Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom
  • September 15 2015

It is forecast that seven of the top 10 countries in terms of GDP growth within the next decade will be from Africa. But this growth is wholly


CJEU rules that the US Safe Harbor Program is invalid
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • November 19 2015

The Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU"), following the opinion of the Advocate General, invalidated European Commission Decision 2000520


Recent developments for the third quarter 2012
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia, China, European Union, France, Israel, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Singapore, Taiwan, United Kingdom, USA
  • January 8 2013

This letter is from the Global Equity Services ("GES") group in San Francisco, Chicago and New York. Attorneys in the GES practice group work


Fines imposed for unwanted marketing calls and messages
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • July 4 2011

The Department for Culture, Media and Sport has announced that the Information Commissioner's Office (the ICO) will have new powers to serve monetary penalties of up to £50,000 for serious incidents where businesses and organisations make unwanted marketing phone calls or send unwanted marketing e-mails to consumers