22 May, 2015 - 10:03 am in e-commerce, Internet liability, liability ISP

E-commerce delay in product delivery is misleading

The Italian Competition Authority (AGCM) sanctioned three e-commerce operators for unfair commercial practices due to lack (or delay) in the delivery of products initially declared to be in stock and due to false information provided to consumers with regard…

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Internet of Things

$15bn Internet of Things acquisitions in 2015, impressive!

25 May, 2015 - 6:55 pm
The Internet of Things (IoT) M&A market already reached the value of $ 14.8bn in 2015 which is more than the value reached during…

E-commerce delay in product delivery is misleading

22 May, 2015 - 10:03 am
The Italian Competition Authority (AGCM) sanctioned three e-commerce operators for unfair commercial practices due to lack (or…

The IoT at Expo Smart City!

18 May, 2015 - 9:00 am
The Expo area in Milan in one of the 1st examples of smart cities in Italy which shows the massive potentials of the IoT, but what…

Sites ready for new privacy cookies rules?

12 May, 2015 - 7:29 am
New Italian privacy cookies rules will come into force on the 2nd of June 2015 requiring relevant technical and content changes…

Gaming M&A season just started!

10 May, 2015 - 7:58 pm
The announcement of the integration between SNAI and Cogemat/Cogetech is just the beginning of a season of major acquisitions in…

Booking.com settlement impacts the whole ecommerce market?

9 May, 2015 - 9:00 am
Booking.com reached a settlement with competition authorities on "most favourite nation" clauses that have been deemed to be in…

What legal issues when distributing in the US?

8 May, 2015 - 8:00 am
Distributing products and services in the US requires facing with considerable legal issues that should be tackled at their outset…

€ 200M VLTs gaming contribution paid by who?

5 May, 2015 - 8:30 am
The end of April was the deadline for the payment of the € 200M contribution by gaming machine licensees in Italy, but it is unclear…

IoT – Open Source Software and legal issues!

1 May, 2015 - 8:30 am
The Internet of Things (IoT) has an essential component in free and open source software, and this will be topic of our next DLA…
Gaming law

IoT, M2M and Big Data presentations now available!

29 April, 2015 - 12:57 am
It was a quite busy week, but I made it.  And as usual you can get access to the presentations that I gave on the Internet of Things…
Internet of Things

Internet of Things industry questioned by privacy regulator!

28 April, 2015 - 7:15 pm
The Internet of Things (IoT) is becoming exponentially reviewed by regulators.  After the report from the Italian telecom regulator…
Internet of Things

Internet of Things Law at M2M+ Forum

24 April, 2015 - 7:00 am
I will be running two sessions on Internet of Things law matters at the M2M+ Forum in Milan on Monday 27 April 2015, one of the…

350+ attendees for our 1st IoT webinar, thank you!

22 April, 2015 - 10:38 pm
It was a great day for our DLA Piper Internet of Things group with over 350 attendees of our first IoT webinar and 1000+ people…
Internet of Things

Google fine is a lesson for the Internet of Things?

21 April, 2015 - 12:22 pm
The potential € 6 Bn fine to be issued against Google by European competition authorities is close to the 5% global turnover fine…

The IoT is healthy but needs new rules!

16 April, 2015 - 6:58 am
€ 1.55 bn of revenues for the IoT in Italy shows a growing market, but the report from the Communications Authority stresses the…
Internet of Things

Indian Internet of Things policy on the agenda of any Govt?

13 April, 2015 - 1:00 pm
The Indian Government adopted an Internet of Things policy to incentivise investments in the manufacturing sector in India.  The…
smart home

The magic button of smart homes and social media

13 April, 2015 - 7:15 am
The launch of smart home technologies and social media functionalities enabling quick purchases hides the risks of lack of compliance…

IoTDay reveals interoperability, cybercrime and privacy issues

10 April, 2015 - 10:23 am
It was the Internet of Things day (IoTDay) yesterday and the main issues for the IoT are interoperability, cybersecurity and privacy…
online gaming

Casino and Sportsbetting push for the growth in the Italy

10 April, 2015 - 7:19 am
The data just published on the Italian online gaming market shows positive figures for casino and sportsbetting while poker has…

NJ Connected Car law changes the landscape of IoT

9 April, 2015 - 6:10 am
The recent approval by New Jersey of a law on the ownership of data generated by connected cars might have an impact on the future…