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Q&A on data protection and the GDPR

March 9 2017 The General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) is new EU law. It entered into force on 24 May 2016 but shall apply from 25 May 2018. Click here for a…

Waiting for the phoenix

January 26 2016 On 14 January 2016 Mike Hearn, a former Bitcoin proponent, declared that Bitcoin “has failed”. Since then we’ve seen headlines such as “R.I.P. Bitcoin…

“Chilling” restriction on freedom of expression? European Court of Human Rights grapples with conflicting freedoms

July 1 2015 In a judgment that has been described by at least one technologist as "totally bonkers", the European Court of Human Rights ("ECtHR") has tackled the…

Launch of Liberate DIFERA Employer Accreditation Scheme

May 26 2017 On 25 May 2017 Liberate launched the DIFERA Employer Accreditation Scheme. DIFERA stands for Diversity, Inclusion, Fairness, Equality, Respect and…

GDPR Working Party issues guidance

January 5 2017 The collective representatives of the EU national data protection authorities (the “Working Party”) have issued their first guidance on certain…

Minimum Wage Consultation Paper issued

June 5 2017 The States of Jersey has today circulated its Minimum Wage Consultation Paper, in relation to changes to the Minimum Wage. If passed, changes would…

Reflections on: data, business & the GDPR

June 1 2017 Following talks on data protection and the GDPR by Advocates Vicky Milner and Davida Blackmore of Callington Chambers in 2017 this note summarises a…

Launch of Liberate DIFERA Employer Accreditation Scheme

May 26 2017 On 25 May 2017 Liberate launched the DIFERA Employer Accreditation Scheme. DIFERA stands for Diversity, Inclusion, Fairness, Equality, Respect and…

GDPR: The countdown begins...

May 25 2017 The General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) is the biggest reform of data protection legislation in the last two decades. When it comes into…

Q&A on data protection and the GDPR

March 9 2017 The General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) is new EU law. It entered into force on 24 May 2016 but shall apply from 25 May 2018. Click here for a…