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Government announces proposals for a new Data Protection Bill
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 16 2017

The government has released a Statement of Intent ("the Statement") for a new Data Protection Bill ("the Bill"). The Bill was originally announced in


UK government posts new NIS Directive consultation addressing cybersecurity threats
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 14 2017

The security and reliability of the UK's IT infrastructure remains a key priority for the government. In August 2017, the Department for Digital


“Building a European Data Economy” - Summary report on the right to data consultation
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • August 8 2017

Data is the new oil - the metaphor neatly sums up what market participants have long known. In the age of the Internet of Things, data can be a


EU Regulation on cross-border portability of online content services in force
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • July 19 2017

After publication in the Official Journal of the European Union, Regulation (EU) 20171128 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 14 June


The Queen’s Speech 2017: The future for UK data protection regulation
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • June 27 2017

The Queen's Speech was delivered 21 June 2017, setting out the government's legislative plans. Key proposals from a data protection perspective


CJEU: Operation of peer-to-peer sharing platform may qualify as copyright infringement
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • June 19 2017

In a preliminary judgment of 14 June 2017, Case C-61015, the Court of Justice of the European Union ('CJEU') held that the making available and


The European Commission Publishes Final Report on E-commerce Inquiry - What it Means for Brand Owners
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • June 6 2017

On 10 May 2017, the European Commission published its final report on its two-year e-commerce sector inquiry (the Final Report). Many of the


Status Update on the ePrivacy Regulation: 25 May 2018 is unrealistic
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • May 23 2017

The new European data protection regime will enter into force in about one year. The General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR") will provide the


Impact of online sales restrictions on EU and German competition enforcement
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, Germany
  • May 22 2017

In the course of its E-commerce Sector Inquiry (Sector Inquiry) launched in May 2015, the European Commission gained an insight into the standard


Facebook Is Fined US$122 Million by European Commission for Misleading Information in WhatsApp Merger Review
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • May 19 2017

Facebook is faced with a fine of EUR110 million (US$122 million) for providing misrepresentative or incorrect information to the European Commission