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By Cynthia O'Donoghue
Earlier this month, the UK government launched its Smart Data Consultation (Consultation). The Consultation follows the publication of the terms of reference
By Cynthia O'Donoghue, John O'Brien
Never one to miss a bandwagon, the European Commission has published three documents to mark the first year of GDPR:
By Elle Todd
Real-Time Bidding (RTB) is a set of technologies and practices used in programmatic advertising. It has evolved and grown rapidly in recent years and is underpinned by advertising technology (adtech)
By Carl De Cicco, David Ashmore
The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has recently decided that the Working Time Directive (WTD) imposes an obligation on employers in all EU member
By Michael Smith
Does pay for regular voluntary overtime need to be included in the calculation of holiday pay? Yes, says the Court of Appeal in a decision which confirms several prior Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT)
By Cynthia O'Donoghue, Nona Keyhani
The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) and the Alan Turing Institute have recently released an interim report (Report) outlining their approach to best practices
By Cynthia O'Donoghue, Eleanor Brooks
At its eleventh plenary session on 4 June 2019 in Brussels, the European Data Protection Board (EDPB) adopted final versions o
By Ulrike E. Bischof, Jan Weißgerber
The German Federal Leave Act (Bundesurlaubsgesetz) provides that employees forfeit the right to claim outstanding holiday entitlement at the end of the calendar year or at the end of a specific transfer period...
By Dr. Anette Gaertner , LL.M.
Germany is one of the most important patent litigation jurisdictions in Europe, making developments in its patent law very important
By Dr. Anette Gaertner , LL.M., Jonathan Diehl
Germany is one of the most important patent litigation jurisdictions in Europe, making developments in its patent law very important to life sciences companies
By Daniel Kadar, Laetitia Gaillard
By a new decision of sanction rendered on 28 May 2019, the French data protection authority Commission nationale de l'informatique et des libertés (CNIL)
By Cynthia O'Donoghue, John O'Brien
Britain's data protection and broadcasting regulators, the Information Commissioner's Office and Ofcom, have published a joint Report looking into internet users' concerns about online harms.
By Sven Schonhofen LL.M., Friederike Detmering
Advocate General (AG) Szpunar commenced his opinion dated 4 June 2019 in Case C-18/18 (Opinion, available here) with the above quote from the movie
By Sally-Ann Underhill, Stephen A. Kirkpatrick
The outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo is getting worse. The World Health Organisation reports that 1,396 have already lost their lives
By Cynthia O'Donoghue, John O'Brien
The UK government recently published its response (Government Response) to a House of Lords committee report (Committee Report) discussing prospective regulation of digital services
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