31 Jul 2016

data it law July 2016: Artificial Intelligence and GDPR or the Legal Battle between Microsoft and U.S. Goverment

The overview of interesting Data & IT Law articles and news in July 2016!   Microsoft wins a case against U.S. Government on email privacy United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit had ruled in favor
14 Jul 2016

Brexit Data Protection Issues for United Kingdom

The result of the British referendum and the decision to leave EU was probably the most discussed issue this month. Many authors tried to determine, what would be the impact of Brexit. The article gives an overview
30 Jun 2016

data it law June 2016: Dynamic IP Addresses as Personal Data or Model Clauses in the EU

The overview of interesting Data & IT Law articles and news in June 2016!   Dynamic IP addresses as Personal Data? The opinion of the EU Advocate General One of the Advocate Generals of the Court of Justice
31 May 2016

data it law May 2016: bitcoin anonymity or ad blockers blockers in the EU

The overview of interesting Data & IT Law articles and news in May 2016!   The challenge to ad blockers ‘blockers’ in the EU The internet users have a possibility to block the ads and browse the
14 May 2016

Data Protection and Mergers & Acquisitions: Legal issues

The due diligence period of any merger and acquisition includes an analysis of risks of a potential merger or acquisition for both parties. The analysis focuses on legal, business and other issues that the acquiring party would have
30 Apr 2016

Data & IT Law Monthly April 2016: Data protection and Mergers & Acquisitions in Canada or using Blockchain for data security

The overview of interesting Data & IT Law articles and news in April 2016!   Data protection and Mergers & Acquisitions in Canada We have already covered the topic of mergers and acquisitions and data protection issues at dataitlaw.com
31 Mar 2016

Data & IT Law Monthly March 2016: Data protection and competition law or discovery under the new EU regime

The overview of interesting Data & IT Law articles and news in March 2016!   Data protection and competition law – the case in Germany This month, the German Competition authority (Bundeskartellamt) decided to initiate proceedings against Facebook
16 Mar 2016

EU General Data Protection Regulation and its impact on health data, multichannel retailers or employers

On December 2015, the institutions of the EU had published a compromise version of the new General Data Protection Regulation. It is very likely, that this version will be the new basis for data protection regulation within
29 Feb 2016

Data & IT Law Monthly February 2016: Data & Pre-contractual Information Duties or Facebook’s non-users tracking

The overview of interesting Data & IT Law articles and news in February 2016!   Europeans may sue US agencies that violate privacy laws In February, the US Senate had passed the Judicial Redress Act. The act
31 Jan 2016

Data & IT Law Monthly January 2016: Private Messages at Work or Injunctions in Germany

The overview of interesting Data & IT Law articles and news in January 2016!   Germany might enable organization-brought injunction suits JD Supra published an interesting article about a situation in Germany. Data Protection Authorities had to deal