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Network and Information Security Directive likely to be ratified in 2016

European Union - December 16 2015 In 2013 an EU-wide cybersecurity strategy was proposed by the EU Commission. Just last week the EU Parliament, the Council of Europe and the EU…

Irish Government publishes Innovation 2020 strategy

Ireland - December 8 2015 The Irish Government today unveiled its plan for a 5 year science and technology strategy, with the intention that it will lead to a substantial…

Thinking inside the box - "the Knowledge Development Box"

Ireland - December 1 2015 Budget 2016 saw the Irish Government announce that it would be implementing the world's first OECD compliant income-based tax regime for intellectual…

Weltimmo decision of the ECJ raises more data protection headaches for EU companies

European Union - December 1 2015 The Weltimmo decision (Weltimmo) handed down by the European Court of Justice (ECJ) on 1 October was largely glossed over in the press on account of…

Stormy waters continue to boil after the demise of Safe Harbour

European Union, USA - November 13 2015 Just a few short weeks ago the Court of Justice of the European Union ruled that the EU-US Safe Harbour network was inadequate for protecting the…