Lexology PRO | European Union, Germany | 1 Aug 2022
The EDPS and EDPB have adopted a joint opinion on a regulation proposal to combat child sexual abuse online and found it presents serious risks for fundamental rights.
Wiggin LLP | United Kingdom | 18 Feb 2022
Regulators are becoming increasingly concerned about the use of digital technology by children. In connection with measures that should be taken to protect children, the messaging from the Information Commissioner's Office appears to be that one size does not fit all. A "risk-based approach" is recommended, which in practice translates to considering the age group of users against the aspects......
ByrneWallace LLP | United Kingdom | 20 Jan 2022
Our ByrneWallace LLP Health and Social Care partners Morag McCullagh and Fiona Wood discuss some of the key developments in adoption services and…
Lexology PRO | Australia, China, European Union, etc. | 22 Jun 2021
Updates to the AML/CTF regimes in Australia and Hong Kong and the UK’s modern slavery legislation, new UK ESG guidance and post-Brexit data protection reforms, China’s new data security law and Turkey’s medical devices regulation – plus other key compliance management updates.
Lexology PRO | Australia, European Union, Global, etc. | 12 Apr 2021
How to effectively pseudonymize data and prepare for compliance deadlines for the UK’s Age Appropriate Design Code and South Africa’s Protection of Personal Information Act 2013.
Brodies LLP | United Kingdom | 21 Aug 2020
When most people hear the words "international child abduction" it conjures up images of children being stolen from their home or their parent and…
PRO Compliance | USA | 15 May 2020
A San Francisco church has filed a putative class action lawsuit against Zoom over allegedly poor cybersecurity which the plaintiffs say led to congregants being exposed to child sexual abuse footage.
Herzog Fox & Neeman | United Kingdom | 26 Feb 2020
The United Kingdom ("UK") Digital Secretary and the Home Secretary have announced that the British Government is minded to appoint the existing…
Clyde & Co LLP | United Kingdom | 11 Oct 2019
The Scottish Parliament has passed the long-awaited smacking ban. Wales is likely to follow suit. Doctors, teachers and social workers already have…
Al Tamimi & Company | United Arab Emirates | 2 Aug 2019
Guaranteeing the safety and wellbeing of children and Young people is of paramount importance to every nation. The UAE Federal Law No. (3) of 2016…