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Paula Barrett, partner and data protection expert at Eversheds, has commented reports from the ECJ hearing yesterday on the Max Schrems v Data Protection Commissioner case.
The ICO has served Staysure.co.uk, an online travel insurer, with a £175,000 penalty notice for a serious breach of the security principle of data protection law.
Paula Barrett of Eversheds, has commented on news that EU member states are expected to back data protection reforms, that US technology groups have labelled a ‘Eurovision Song Contest’ for regulators.
”Successful whistleblowing practices are those that provide easy access to reporting mechanisms and follow-up support. In these areas there is clearly more to be done.”...
Section 56 of the Data Protection Act 1998, dormant since the DPA came into force, is expected to be implemented shortly.
UK: privacy and information law update — enforced subject access: a new criminal offence under the Data Protection Act 1998
Section 56 of the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA), dormant since the DPA came into force, is expected to be implemented shortly.
The report on the intelligence relating to the murder of Lee Rigby raises some complex privacy issues, says Paula Barrett, head of privacy at Eversheds.
Liz Fitzsimons, data privacy expert at Eversheds, has commented on reports of a cyber attack on Sony Pictures.
Orange was represented by Dr Arwid Mednis, head of the privacy, information and communication technologies team and electronic communications team.
Liz Fitzsimons, data privacy expert at Eversheds, has commented on news that some banks will begin to use finger vein technology as a security measure.
Eversheds recently hosted its annual Technology, Media and Telecoms conference in front of personnel from some of the UK’s largest technology companies.
Emergency phone and internet data storage laws are set to be brought in by the UK government. Liz Fitzsimons and James Walsh discuss the laws.
Two senior lawyers from Eversheds recently spoke at Practical Law’s inaugural Retail Law Forum.
On 8 April 2014, the European Court of Justice in the Digital Rights Ireland case declared the Data Retention Directive 2006/24/EC invalid...
A search engine operator never forgets... unless you ask it to — the practical challenges of the CJEU Google case decision
Regulators deliberate as search engine operators work to assemble and implement compliant practices in the wake of the CJEU’s decision in the Google case.