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Belgium takes Facebook to court
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • Belgium, European Union
  • July 2 2015

Facebook is facing legal action in Belgium over its alleged 'trampling' over Belgian and European privacy law. The lawsuit is based on the alleged


App development company files an EU anti-trust complaint against Google
  • Herzog Fox & Neeman
  • European Union
  • June 22 2015

The tech company Disconnect, has filed a complaint to the EU antitrust regulators against Google. Disconnect claims that Google is abusing its


European Court of Human Rights finds website liable for comments made by anonymous user
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union
  • June 22 2015

In what has been regarded a surprising decision, the ECHR has found Delfi, a news website in Estonia, responsible for anonymous comments posted to


Big data and IoT a great match with troubles
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • June 18 2015

Big data and Internet of Things (IoT) are the keys of the success for a large number of (if not all) companies, but their exploitation requires to


EU Competition Commissioner unveils investigation into Amazon, continuing probe into the tech giants
  • Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
  • European Union
  • June 17 2015

On Thursday, the European Commissioner for Competition announced a formal investigation into whether Amazon, the largest distributor of e-books in


The French Data Protection Authority puts Google on notice to delist domain names beyond site’s EU extensions
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • European Union, France
  • June 16 2015

One, of course, recalls the May 13, 2014 decision of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) on the "right to be forgotten". As a result


Internet of Things needs privacy by design
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • June 11 2015

Internet of Things (IoT) privacy related concerns require the implementation of a privacy by design approach otherwise suppliers might face major


EU authorities are taking a closer look at Facebook's privacy practices
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • European Union
  • June 11 2015

In January 2015, Facebook Inc. (Facebook) updated it policies and terms enabling it to track users across websites and devices, use profile pictures


Europe’s highest court delays decision in Safe Harbor case Schrems vs. Facebook
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • June 10 2015

On June 9, 2015, Max Schrems tweeted that the advocate general of the European Court of Justice ("ECJ") will delay his opinion in Europe v. Facebook


The digital single market strategy and EU data security policies
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • European Union
  • June 10 2015

The landscape of data security regulation within the European Union will likely change drastically over the next few years. In just the latest