Information Technology Analysis
This week’s pick of top writers from TheLawyer.com’s IT, data and privacy briefings
Technology M&A is leading the way in Israel as foreign companies clamour to invest, but will a regulator’s U-turn put the brakes on growth?
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The proposed counter-terrorism law looks set to leave ISPs and social media sites uncomfortably torn between security and privacy demands.
Given the growth in the amount of data businesses create and store, it’s a good point in time to determine how companies and law firms are working with eDiscovery and computer forensics.
Panel reviews 2014: The chosen ones download
Which firms are cutting it in this era of slimline rosters, and who are the GC new brooms making clean sweeps? The Lawyer can reveal all
For every new business model success story there’s a disaster. As more firms contemplate more efficient working structures, here’s how to avoid the pitfalls
The boss of US retailer Target has stepped down after a data breach affected millions of customers. Could law firms be next in the firing line?
Information Technology Briefings
Cyber client update – May 2015: cybersecurity statistics; notable regulatory actions; and data breach case study download subscription
The updates and cases included in this update emphasis how cybersecurity has become as much a legal issue as a technical one.
Information Technology News
eBay has hired Agilent Technologies’ top lawyer Marie Oh Huber as its new general counsel as the company prepares for the split of eBay and PayPal into two separate companies later this year.
The Court of Appeal (CoA) has dismissed an attempt by Bristows’ client Google to block British users from pursuing it in the UK courts.
Amazon has appointed a new head of employment to its in-house legal team in the UK, just weeks after the distribution giant was accused of “bypassing the law” by offering set lump sums in exchange for staff redundancies.
Information Technology Opinion
Two very different judgments confirm what many lawyers have known for years about information law.
The UK needs a light touch, regulatory regime focused on virtual currency exchanges.
The Americanisation of UK law is coming - so what are firms doing about it?