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Intellectual Property and Technology News (North America), Issue 26, Q2 2015

The Internet of Things: EU vs US guidance - Reports from the European Commission and the FTC on privacy and security best practices for IoT - key issues and highlights... Are IPRs impacting the pharmaceutical...more

6/17/2015 - Advertising Consumer Rights Directive Disclosure Requirements EU FTC Inter Partes Review Proceedings Internet of Things Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Pharmaceutical Patents Privacy Policy SCOTUS Social Media Terms and Conditions Websites

The Internet of Things: EU vs US guidance

In its February 2015 Report on the Internet of Things (IoT), the FTC estimated that there are now 25 billion connected devices worldwide. Another more conservative report by Gartner estimates there will be 2.9 billion...more

6/15/2015 - Connected Cars Data Collection Data Protection Data Retention Data Security EU FTC Internet of Things Mobile Devices Notice Requirements Popular Privacy Concerns

Gaming M&A season just started!

The announcement of the integration between SNAI and Cogemat/Cogetech is just the beginning of a season of major acquisitions in gaming sector.  But what is the right approach to enter into a new market or consolidate the...more

5/26/2015 - Gambling Gaming Italy Mergers Shareholders

The IoT at Expo Smart City!

The Expo area in Milan in one of the 1st examples of smart cities in Italy which shows the massive potentials of the IoT, but what regulatory changes are necessary to replicate it across Europe?...more

5/19/2015 - Cybersecurity Data Protection Internet of Things

€ 200m VLTs gaming contribution paid by who?

The end of April was the deadline for the payment of the € 200M contribution by gaming machine licensees in Italy, but it is unclear who borne such cost between the supply chain and the licensees....more

5/5/2015 - Gambling Licenses Gaming Gaming Tax Italy Sports Betting

Internet of Things privacy consultation in Italy!

The Internet of Things (IoT) is becoming exponentially reviewed by regulators.  After the report from the Italian telecom regulator (AgCom), the Italian privacy authority just launched a consultation seeking inputs from the...more

4/29/2015 - AgCom Data Privacy Data Protection Authority ENISA EU Internet of Things Italy Personal Data Popular Privacy Concerns

The IoT scrutinized by Telecom regulator

€ 1.55 bn of revenues for the Internet of Things (IoT) in Italy shows a growing market, but the report from the Communications Authority stresses the need for regulatory changes to boost the sector....more

4/17/2015 - AgCom Connected Cars Cybersecurity Electronic Communications Infrastructure Internet of Things Italy Licenses m2m Privacy Policy Spectrum

The magic button of smart homes and social media

The launch of smart home technologies and social media functionalities enabling quick purchases hides the risks of lack of compliance with European e-commerce and distance regulations....more

4/13/2015 - E-Commerce EU Internet of Things Smartphones Social Media Social Networks Wireless Devices

Italy: Casino and Sportsbetting push for the growth

The data just published on the Italian online gaming market shows positive figures for casino and sportsbetting while poker has been declining with a slight recovery at the end of the year....more

4/13/2015 - Casinos Gaming Gaming Revenues Italy Poker Sports Betting

NJ Connected Car law changes the landscape of IoT

The recent approval by New Jersey of a law on the ownership of data generated by connected cars might have an impact on the future of the Internet of Things (IoT) providing an interesting approach also for European privacy...more

4/10/2015 - Connected Cars Consent Data Collection Data Retention Data Use Policies Disclosure EU Data Protection Laws Internet of Things Privacy Policy Public Interest

€ 500 million VLT gaming fee confirmed?

The interim claim on the € 500 million video lottery fee has been rejected by Italian courts raising the question on whether the € 200 million payment due at the end of April shall be paid....more

4/8/2015 - Fees Gambling Licenses Gaming Interlocutory Injunctions Italy

IoT in the E-Commerce sector faces legal hurdles

Internet of Things devices are modifying the path-to-purchase as we know it allowing consumers to instantly re-order everyday products with one click or one tap. How does this affect businesses in complying with the current...more

4/2/2015 - Consumer Rights Directive E-Commerce EU Internet of Things Smart Car Smartphones Technology

Time for New Casinos in Italy?

New casinos might be established in Italy creating new opportunities also for private investors in a country where at the moment there are only 4 casinos. ...more

4/1/2015 - Casinos Gambling Italy

Net Neutrality: An obstacle to the Internet of Things?

The decision of the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to adopt the “net neutrality” principle raised concerns by European authorities that declared their intent to adopt a different solution. And this happens in a...more

3/25/2015 - EU FCC Internet of Things Net Neutrality Telecommunications

US giants in trouble with new EU privacy rules

The European Council approved the “one-stop-shop” privacy rule which might cause relevant issues to companies operating in different EU countries, including large American Internet and technology companies, where separate...more

3/22/2015 - EU EU Data Protection Laws Internet Internet Retailers Jurisdiction Multinationals One-Stop Shop Privacy Laws Technology Sector

90% online sportsbetting growth leads Italy to a turning point?

A 90% turnover growth of the online sportsbetting market in Italy together with the recent and upcoming changes in the Italian online gaming market are creating a quite friendly play-field for operators and suppliers removing...more

3/16/2015 - Gaming Tax Internet Gambling Italy Registration Sports Gambling

The Internet of Things will “rock” the retail sector

The Internet of Things will generate in the retail sector US $ 329 billion of revenues by 2018 according to a report published by SAP, but such massive growth has to deal with legal issues concerning not only privacy...more

3/9/2015 - Cybersecurity Internet of Things Italy Popular Retailers

Top 5 upcoming gaming law changes in Italy

A new gaming tax regime, less AWPs, but easier homologation for AWPs (to be replaced) and VLTs, full liberalization of sports betting, CTDs and new advertising regulations are among the provisions prescribed by the draft law...more

3/3/2015 - Advertising Gaming Gaming Tax Italy New Regulations Sports Betting

Google link tax in Italy after Spain?

Google link tax might be reproduced in Italy after the negative experience that led to the shutting down of Google News in Spain as a consequence of the approval of a similar law....more

2/24/2015 - Google Google Tax Italy Spain

Connected cars are privacy and security threats?

The recent report from the US Senator Ed Markey raises issues on the future of connected cars because of the privacy issues and the potential cybercrimes that might affect the security of vehicles.  ...more

2/17/2015 - Auto Manufacturers Automotive Industry Connected Cars Cybersecurity Popular Privacy Concerns Trucking Industry V2V

Groundbraking new gambling rules upcoming

The Italian Government is expected to outline on the 20th of February 2015 a new package of gambling rules that might considerably change the market. ...more

2/17/2015 - Gambling Italy New Regulations

Sports, Media and Entertainment Intelligence - February 2015 (Global)

Australia: Courts not siding with cricket “pitchside” gambler - A British man banned from attending Cricket Australia matches for pitchsiding has indicated his intention to challenge the legality of the ban. ...more

2/3/2015 - Africa Broadcasting CJEU Copyright EU Fine Art Italy Ryanair Scotland Sports Sports Betting Sports Gambling TripAdvisor Video Games

The Internet will disappear with the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things will make the Internet disappear according to Eric Schmidt of Google.  The Internet will become part of any object around us collecting personal data in a seemless manner which might lead to privacy...more

1/27/2015 - Internet Internet of Things Italy Privacy Concerns

The future of sportsbetting after Stanleybet decision

The decision of the European Court of Justice in the Stanleybet case might affect the future of the Italian sportsbetting market during a period when CTDs are still on time to “cure” their status....more

1/23/2015 - Gambling Internet Gambling Italy Sports Sports Betting

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