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UK and EU Law Enforcement Investigatory and Data Sharing Powers: Developments and International Impact
  • White & Case LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 8 2016

Proposed UK legislation governing UK law enforcement investigatory powers (together with differences in approach by the UK and rest of Europe to law


Sexting - can victims claim damages in a civil court?
  • Bolt Burdon Kemp
  • United Kingdom
  • January 20 2016

In the past few years, there has been a huge increase in cases of sexting. Wikipedia defines sexting as “sending and receiving sexually explicit


UK: surveillance and the Rule of Law
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • July 29 2015

Making the UK a safe place to live and prosper is not a small matter. Whatever the root causes, the threats to public safety are real and a political


The retail and consumer hub: December's highlights & what does 2016 have in store?
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 4 2016

While the official figures are yet to be released, all indications are pointing to this year being a record breaker for Boxing Day sales. It is


Fraudulent use of a service by hackers a lesson for service providers
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 16 2014

A recent case contains some salutary lessons for service providers concerning liability for fraudulent use of their services. It appears that unless


Drip, drip an erosion of civil liberties?
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 23 2014

DRIP, the Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Act 2014, has completed its fast track through Parliament and received Royal Assent on 17 July


UK government announces emergency data retention law
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 15 2014

On July 10, 2014, the UK government announced plans to introduce emergency data retention rules, publishing the Data Retention and Investigatory


Concept Spring 2014
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 6 2014

A new tool has been launched to strengthen the ties between IP owners and police and customs agencies. The aim is to make it easier for the


Review of 2009 and preview of 2010
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 15 2010

The transition from 2009 to 2010 sees some significant legislative chapters closing, notably the Companies Act 2006, Rome I and II, the Banking Act 2009 and the Lisbon Treaty


Twitter, suppression and the courts
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • July 22 2011

The rise and rise of social media platform Twitter has had all sorts of impacts on the administration of justice