Court defines its territorial reach and obliges Google to remove “old” unwanted personal data from web search results -
In a landmark ruling on 13 May 2014,1 the Court of Justice of the European Union (“CJEU”), the...more
The Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 (the “New Regulations”) will come into force on 13 June 2014 in the United Kingdom, revising the way that many traders will have to...more
The Federal Trade Commission has flexed its muscles in relation to the Safe Harbor privacy framework, but has it done enough to placate European sceptics?
The US Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) announced on 21 January...more
Multinational corporations increasingly have a need to share their data throughout their group. Often this will be necessary to service international clients or to coordinate marketing efforts....more
It is widely (and incorrectly!) believed that it is unlawful in the UK in any circumstances to monitor and record telephone calls without drawing this to the attention of the parties to the call. There are in fact broad...more
On 24 January 2013, the UK Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) served Sony Computer Entertainment Europe Limited (“Sony”) with a monetary penalty of £250,000 following a serious breach of data security...more