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Digital transformation: Key technology, cybersecurity and privacy risks

September 09, 2021

In this blog we discuss the risks associated with digital transformation from technology, cybersecurity and privacy perspectives.

EU’s possible Data Act

July 01, 2021

Response to to the Consultation and Inception Impact Assessment are bound to shape the future of EU’s digital economy.

Max Schrems’ NGO, noyb, submits mass cookie law compliance complaints

June 14, 2021

Max Schrems’ privacy NGO, noyb, submits hundreds of draft complaints to companies across the Europe about their cookie law compliance.

Top practical tips on the preservation, collection and review of mobile data in investigations

June 03, 2021

In this blog we outline practical tips for the preservation, collection and review of mobile data in investigations, which has become particularly important as remote working has accelerated the merger of work and private data.

Technology Joint Ventures - Partnering for the Future

May 06, 2021

This article examines the key aspects of joint ventures in the technology sector and the particular issues and challenges that these joint ventures raise.

Think Before You App

May 05, 2021

As we increase our app use we need to think about the risks to privacy.

Privacy commissioners take position on using facial recognition technology

March 11, 2021

In a joint investigation report, the Privacy Commissioner of Canada, together with the commissioners of BC, Alberta, and Quebec concluded that Clearview AI violated Canadians’ privacy rights under federal and provincial privacy laws by scraping billons of images of people available online to be continually used in what amounted to a virtual “police lineup.”

Proposals for the ePrivacy Regulation: A telecommunications focus

March 10, 2021

We consider some relevant areas of interest of the recently agreed position on the ePrivacy Regulation for telecommunications companies.

EU data governance regulation – A wave of digital, regulatory and antitrust reform begins - Part Three

December 17, 2020

In the third blog post of this series on the European Commission's proposed Data Governance Regulation (the DGR), we consider the DGR’s relationship to competition law rules.

EU data governance regulation – A wave of digital, regulatory and antitrust reform begins - Part Two

December 16, 2020

In this blog post, we outline the new regimes for data sharing service providers and data altruism under the DGR, and consider the potential impact on businesses.