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A key objective of the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the EU GDPR) is to achieve a level of consistency in relation to...
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19th May
Practice notes
Rome II—application and interpretationThis Practice Note is for use when determining applicable law in respect of events giving rise to damage, where...
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19th May
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Investigatory Powers TribunalFor information on the overarching regime for scrunity of the use of powers under the Investigatory Powers Act 2016 (IPA...
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19th May
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Brexit—exiting the EU under Article 50 [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note contains...
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Produced in partnership with Adam Cygan of University of Leicester 19th May
Practice notes
On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be an EU Member State and entered a Brexit implementation period. Due to the extensive similarities between the...
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19th May
Q&As
Can the board of a co-operative and community benefit society (a registered society) delegate powers to any third party, and can the registered...
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19th May
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Rome Convention—introduction and interpretation [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.The UK is no longer...
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19th May
Precedents
In briefThis precedent links to: •a template created by the UK Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) of the ‘Set II’ or ‘2004’ EU Standard...
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19th May
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The internet and, in particular, social media is a high risk area for defamation litigation. Content posted on blogs, internet forums, online...
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Produced in partnership with 5RB 19th May
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Introduction to retained EU lawThis Practice Note provides an introduction to retained EU law. It provides an overview of the key definitions and...
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Produced in partnership with Dr. Kieran Laird of Gowling WLG 19th May
Practice notes
Many companies and government bodies (such as HMRC) have been exposed to loss of confidential information and many other breaches of confidentiality...
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19th May
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Requirements of the company sealThis Practice Note provides practical guidance regarding the requirements of the company seal. Where a company has a...
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19th May
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SubcontractingThis Practice Note examines the following legal and practical matters in relation to entering into a subcontract or when granting...
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19th May
Precedents
[IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE[BUSINESS AND PROPERTY COURTS [OF ENGLAND AND WALES OR IN [insert location]]][Specify division][Specify specialist...
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19th May
Practice notes
The tort of misuse of private information is the principal cause of action relied on to protect privacy rights, at least against defendants who are...
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Produced in partnership with Ben Gallop and Lily Walker-Parr of 5RB 19th May
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Privacy law—misuse of private informationThe tort of misuse of private information is focused on ‘the protection of human autonomy and dignity—the...
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Produced in partnership with Ben Gallop and Lily Walker-Parr of 5RB and Daniel Bishop 19th May

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ICO enforcement—databaseIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into...
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15th Jun
Precedents
Letter notifying data subject of data breach under PECR 2003Letter notifying data subject of data breach under the Privacy and Electronic...
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Produced in partnership with Pritchetts Law 9th Jun
Q&As
What does an organisation need to do to update their marketing consent and opt-out notices to comply with the GDPR?This Q&A naturally assumes the...
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Produced in partnership with Shobana Iyer of Swan Chambers 6th Jun
Q&As
If an organisation contracts a third party to make direct marketing calls on its behalf, must its call centre operatives say they are calling from the...
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6th Jun
Q&As
Can the opt-in box for acceptance of website terms and conditions, acceptance of its privacy policy and consent to receiving email marketing be...
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5th Jun
Q&As
What is the territorial scope of Directive 2002/58/EC (the EU ePrivacy Directive) and the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive)...
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5th Jun
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What are cookies and cookie consent in relation to advertising?What is a cookie?A cookie is a text file containing a unique piece of alphanumeric...
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Produced in partnership with Jude King of Facebook 5th Jun
Q&As
What rules apply to the delivery of unnamed and unaddressed mail by post? Does the GDPR apply?The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) applies to...
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5th Jun
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What is cookie syncing, integrated tag management and segmentation in advertising?Cookie syncingCookies are small text files that collect certain...
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Produced in partnership with Jude King of Facebook 5th Jun
Q&As
What is the effect of the GDPR on direct marketing? Once the GDPR is applicable, can an organisation send direct marketing to customers, where they...
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Produced in partnership with Daradjeet Jagpal of Information Law Solutions 5th Jun
Q&As
Can you contact customers via email for marketing purposes even if it was not specified at the time of collection that the email address may be used...
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5th Jun
Q&As
Do intranet sites use cookies? If so, are the rules the same as those applicable to internet cookies?An intranet is a computer network accessible only...
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5th Jun
Q&As
How long can you keep consumer information in a database, and to continue to contact them for marketing purposes?In answering this Q&A we have limited...
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5th Jun
Q&As
Do I have to refresh marketing email consent obtained by a pre-ticked box on our website?This Q&A considers the question of whether a commercial...
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5th Jun
Practice notes
Online behavioural advertisingThis Practice Note analyses the following commercial and legal issues relating to online behavioural advertising (OBA),...
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5th Jun
Practice notes
ePrivacy Regulation—timelineThis timeline sets out key dates and information relating to the draft ePrivacy Regulation as it progresses through the EU...
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5th Jun
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EU regulatory framework for electronic communicationsThis Practice Note provides an overview of the EU regulatory framework for the regulation of...
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Produced in partnership with David Stewart of Towerhouse LLP 5th Jun

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