Posts for Technology

Cyber Privacy & Brexit

Friday, 25th November 2016

Whilst the majority of media attention on the internet today focuses on cyber attacks on, and privacy leaks from, organisations like Tesco Bank through to Ashley Madison, less attention is paid to the more mundane transfer of millions of pieces of personal data that happens daily. These exchanges are regulated by the EU, however the dilemma of security and privacy abounds. Read more...

The beginning of Net Neutrality in India

Wednesday, 10th February 2016

On February 8, the day the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) announced a ruling against price differentials on the Net, Tim Berners-Lee, the father of the World Wide Web tweeted, “Well done India! Passes strong net neutrality rules, stands up for open web.” Read more...

Safe Harbor 2.0 – Solution till January 2016?

Wednesday, 28th October 2015

Feelings ran high after the decision of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) to declare the Safe Harbor agreement invalid. Now, a few weeks after the CJEU’s ruling, the dust is still settling. Read more...

A digital update from Germany

Friday, 09th October 2015

With the digital landscape changing dramatically in recent weeks, Interel Germany give us an update on everything from the new ten-point plan, to safe harbor... Read more...

5 Things to know about the German Draft IT Security Act

Tuesday, 16th June 2015

On 12th June 2015, the German Parliament passed the IT Security Act. The Act is hailed by supporters as a breakthrough for cyber-security and demonized by opponents, who criticize the focus on large companies and the missing consumer focus. Read more...

US Tech companies in Europe: it is a question of trust

Wednesday, 22nd April 2015

Grégoire Poisson, Managing Partner of our EU practice, recently took part in a debate in Washington DC about the new European Commission and the impact of its new structure. Here he gives us his views on trust and technology, in particular the sensitive issues around privacy, cyber security, data protection and intellectual property. Read more...