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Microsoft contempt ruling overturned for failing to produce emails in Ireland!
  • Gardere
  • Ireland, USA
  • July 18 2016

In 1986 Congress passed the Stored Communications Act (SCA) to control telephone records long before the Internet we know today, but the SCA is the


Highlights of the Annual Report of the Data Protection Commissioner 2015
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland
  • July 14 2016

The Data Protection Commissioner recently published her Annual Report for 2015. It is clear from the report that 2015 was another busy year for the


New Rules on electronic identification on the way!
  • Beauchamps Solicitors
  • European Union, Ireland
  • June 16 2016

There have been many developments and innovations in online commerce over the past decade. It is for this reason that EU Regulation No. 9102014 on


Post-Brexit - What’s the Potential Fallout for Data Protection?
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • July 4 2016

The result in the recent Brexit referendum creates questions on how the UK's decision to leave the EU will impact stakeholders across the key sectors


Key impacts of the EU General Data Protection Regulation
  • William Fry
  • European Union, Ireland
  • June 8 2016

The long-awaited EU General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR") entered into force on 24 May 2016 and, following a two year transition period, will


Ireland - Littlewoods Ireland and The Irish Times avoid criminal convictions after breaching E-Privacy Regulations
  • DAC Beachcroft Dublin
  • Ireland
  • June 24 2016

Both Littlewoods Ireland and The Irish Times were given the opportunity to donate to charity in order to avoid criminal sanctions after both were


Microsoft v United States of America
  • William Fry
  • Ireland, USA
  • July 21 2016

In a landmark ruling, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has ruled in favour of Microsoft, quashing the District Court's


E-sign on the Dotted Line - The EU’s New Rules on Electronic Identification
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • European Union, Ireland
  • May 13 2016

On 1 July 2016, a new EU Regulation establishing electronic identification and trust services for electronic transactions (the "eIDAS Regulation"


The Microsoft Warrant case: not just an Irish issue
  • Matheson
  • Ireland, USA
  • October 8 2014

John O'Connor outlines the latest position in the 'Microsoft Warrant case' where the Cloud provider was ordered by a US Federal Court to produce its


Mobile app push notifications - the next frontier in direct marketing?
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland
  • August 13 2015

As mobile applications come to dominate users' consumption of digital media, mobile application developers are increasingly focusing on how to keep