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Blogs: Information Rights and Privacy
Publisher: Centre for Law and Information Policy, IALS
This blog shares research and discussion from the Centre for Law and Information Policy, based at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies. The Centre is concerned with the law and policy of information and data and explores the ways in which law both restricts and enables the sharing and dissemination of different types of information.
Guilty until proven innocent? How a legal loophole is being used to name and shame children
Ethical issues in research using datasets of illicit origin
Too much information? More than 80% of children have an online presence by the age of two
Call for Papers: Trust, Risk, Information & the Law Conference
On Internet Intermediaries – from Defamation to Directive to Data Protection
Co-existing with HAL 9000: Being Human in a World with AI
Call for Papers: Global Fake News and Defamation Symposium
Has Facebook finally given up chasing teenagers? It’s complicated
Author: Tim Turner
This is an outlet for my DP and FOI opinions.
Author: Dr Chris Pounder and Sue Cullen
Long-established training team dedicated to information law
Health and Social Work public bodies do not need to rely on data subject consent for the processing of personal data
DPBill provides flexible grounds for public bodies when processing personal data for their statutory functions
DP Bill’s new immigration exemption can put EU citizens seeking a right to remain at considerable disadvantage
Is the definition of “personal data” in new DP Bill correct?
Definitions in new DP Bill weaken protection for data subjects
Draconian powers in EU Withdrawal Bill can negate new Data Protection law
UK's Data Protection Bill to be published in September
Royal Free Undertaking exposes weakness in data protection enforcement regime
Author: David Banks, journalist, consultant
Distressing images from the Westminster terror attack
Reporting Restrictions in Ambridge (Slight Return)
Seven deadly sins of court reporting
Why the media should not back Brexit
Reporting restrictions in Ambridge
Revenge porn – how victim anonymity will protect defendants
The Sun’s ‘Queen Backs Brexit’ splash – issues for IPSO
Sexual offence anonymity – newsrooms beware
Publisher: DLA Piper
Updated by a team of enthusiastic and specialist lawyers and business advisors, focusing on a number of hot topics and trends, such as cloud computing, cookie developments and data protection.
Everything you've ever wanted to know about DPO but never dared to ask
Privacy’s not dead. It’s hiring.
Re-consenting to marketing under GDPR?
CNIL publishes guidance for data processors
Why BCR are the future of global data flows
CNIL amends whistleblowing regime following adoption of "Sapin 2 Law"
EU Commissioner Jourová: Privacy Shield, GDPR readiness, online hate speech and more…
AEPD fines facebook
Publisher: Hogan Lovells
Privacy and Cybersecurity November 2017 Events
Upcoming Webinar on Privacy and the Internet of Things
U.S. Supreme Court Takes Microsoft Corp. v. United States in Law Enforcement Access Row
Automated Decision-Making Under the GDPR – A Right for Individuals or A Prohibition for Controllers?
Much-Needed TCPA Reform Would Support Small Businesses and Spur Economic Benefits
Big Data and Digital Markets Remain in the Focus of Competition Authorities – German FCO Continues to Lead the Way
Managing Workforce Cyber Risk in a Global Landscape: A Legal Review
Court Trims FTC Complaint Asserting Deception and Unfairness Claims
Publisher: Information Commissioner
The 12 ways that Christmas shoppers can keep children and data safe when buying smart toys and devices
Changes to Binding Corporate Rules applications to the ICO
Personal data must be safe from prying eyes
Pan fydd ymchwil farchnad wleidyddol yn croesi’r llinell
When political market research crosses the line
European guidance published – profiling and breach reporting
ICO fee and registration changes next year
GDPR – setting the record straight on data breach reporting
Author: Jon Baines, LLM in Information Rights Law and Practice, University of Northumbria
I'm interested in all aspects of the fast-developing field of Information Rights, but, specifically, I speak and write about Data Protection and Freedom of Information and related issues.
My small business advice…let’s be blunt.
A royal letter before claim
This old world will never change
FOIA’s not the only route
Serious DCMS error about consent and data protection
DCMS Statement of Intent on the Data Protection Bill
GDPR could cost Rotherham man more than the world’s entire money
On some sandy beach
Author: International Forum for Responsible Media (Inforrm)
We believe in an independent, strong, free and responsible mass media. But with those privileges go responsibilities. The media's right to freedom of expression must be properly balanced against the rights to privacy and reputation which are an essential part of human dignity.
Online Publication Claims: Takedown and Complaint Form Links – Guy Vassall-Adams QC and Hugh Tomlinson QC
United States: Companies need confidentiality clauses, but not to muzzle sexual abuse victims – Elizabeth C. Tippett
Are we asking too much from defamation law? Reputation systems, ADR, Industry Regulation and other Extra-Judicial Possibilities for Protecting Reputation in the Internet Age: Proposal for Reform – Emily Laidlaw
Legal bloggers reporting the family courts: a level playing field? – Lucy Reed
Law and Media Round Up – 20 November 2017
Report to the Law Commission of Ontario: Internet Intermediary Liability in Defamation – Proposals for Statutory Reform – Emily Laidlaw and Hilary Young
United States: A Collection of Articles Commemorating Zeran v. AOL the key decision on Section 230 immunity
Pulling at the Curtain, Social Media and Jury Trials – Paul Wragg
Error: System error: -2147012867.
Author: TJ McIntyre, solicitor, lecturer in the School of Law, University College Dublin
Information Technology law issues with a focus on freedom of expression, privacy and other fundamental rights.
Ireland must learn from UK data protection and ID disasters
Letter regarding the Public Services Card
Oversight of phone tapping in Ireland: still inadequate
Back in the saddle
Search warrants and privacy in Ireland - CRH, Irish Cement & Lynch v. CCPC
Destroying the history of those victimised by the State
How trustworthy is Microsoft's "data trustee"?
Law Society Annual Human Rights Conference
Author: Marcus Tearle
Discussion of legal developments from a lawyer with an interest in technology, outsourcing and the regulation of information.
“All Reasonable” and “best” endeavours - how far must you go?
Mitigating loss under English Law - Bulkhaul v Rhodia and Linklaters v McAlpine
Macmillan Ordered to Pay Out £11 million After SFO Bribery Investigation
Outsourcing In Financial Services
All You Need To Know About The New Bribery Act In 5 Bullet Points
Author: Judith Townend
Media law and ethics for online publishers, with a specific focus on English law.
An inappropriate gavel
Legal records and the ‘right to be forgotten’: Google Spain blog series and event
A sensible proposal for online recording of reporting restrictions
The impact of libel and privacy on UK-based online journalists, bloggers and hyperlocals – some survey data
SLS Media & Communications Section: Call for Papers 2014
Promotion: IBC Defamation and Privacy Conference 2014
Upcoming event, 24 January 2014, Oxford: The challenges of citizen journalism – Technology and the law
Job opportunity: Legal officer at the Media Legal Defence Initiative (MLDI)
Author: 11KBW Information Law Practice Group
Information law is about the right to know and the right to keep private - and it is also about the ever-shifting boundary between those rights. It encompasses areas such as data protection, freedom of information, the protection of private information under article 8 of the ECHR, breach of confidence and the regulation of surveillance. It is a fascinating and fast-moving area of the law
Facebook fan pages and ‘pluralistic’ data controller models
Some DP Updates
Section 10 DPA and Youtube videos: Court grants wide perpetual injunction
The Data Protection Bill: overview and summary
The DP Bill and Delegated Legislation
The Data Protection Bill: some initial observations
Data protection developments: fines, group actions and right to be forgotten
Monitoring employees’ communications: the final word
Author: Paul Bernal, Lecturer in IT, IP and Media Law at the University of East Anglia Law School
Privacy, human rights, Law, the internet and more.
John Lewis, Brexit… and Goldilocks!
Listen to the privacy geeks…
A poem for Brexit
The Return of Mr Gove!
A few words on Labour
A disturbing plan for control…
Privacy and Security together…
The internet, privacy and terrorism…
Links to news items about legal and regulatory aspects of the internet and the information society, particularly those relating to information content, and market and technology.
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EU - Public consultation on the review of the EU copyright rules
Open data and German coalition agreement - a step forward
EU - Commission urges industry to deliver innovative solutions for greater access to online content
UK - Report: ESDS generates value for money
Creative Commons seeks opinions on first overhaul of licences in five years
Author: Specialist lawyers at RPC
Developments in UK privacy law written intended to keep RPC's Privacy Law Handbook up-to-date; also a useful source of current information to those without access to the book.
Author: Campaign for Freedom of Information
News, views and updates on the UK FOIA, worldwide FOI and open government.
FOI case law update - 28 November 2013
76 organisations call on government to drop proposed FOI restrictions
MPs call for extension of the FOI Act to cover contracted out public services
Practical training on using the FOI Act
Private member's bill would identify FOI requesters
FOI case law update - 5 June 2013
Using the FOI Act! Training for requesters, 23 April 2013
Questions in House of Lords on Government plans to amend the FOI Act
Author: Heather Brooke
Information rights issues from award-winning journalist and information rights activist.