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Webinar – EU Privacy Regulation, what you really need to know!

3 February, 2016 - 8:37 am
Here is an opportunity to sort all your doubts around the upcoming EU privacy regulation which will be even more interesting with…

BREAKING NEWS: Privacy Safe Harbor 2.0 Agreed

3 February, 2016 - 8:20 am
An agreement was reached on the new privacy Safe Harbor for transfer of data between the EU and the US with a massive impact on…

Top 5 Takeaways of Gaming and Tax Event

2 February, 2016 - 8:54 am
Very interesting insights arose from DLA Piper gaming tax and regulatory seminar held at our London office just before the beginning…

Top 10 EU Privacy Regulation issues – #1 Which companies shall care about it?

28 January, 2016 - 8:05 am
The upcoming EU privacy regulation created an atmosphere of tension as to what shall be done NOW to be ready for the GDPR. And here…

Italian gaming AWPs – a 410K treasure!

26 January, 2016 - 7:30 am
410,000 Italian gaming AWPs shall be replaced in the next 2 years creating opportunities for new entrants in a market that will…
Internet of Things

The Internet of Things after the Italian Jobs Act

21 January, 2016 - 7:22 am
The new Italian Jobs Act provisions open new opportunities for the usage of Internet of Things technologies of "smart working" aimed…
life sciences

Top 3 life sciences predictions for 2016

20 January, 2016 - 4:00 pm
It has been a big year in the life sciences market: we have seen more consumer facing tools (e.g. wearable technologies) and a lot…

Top 5 fashion law predictions for 2016

20 January, 2016 - 9:00 am
Although we trust that fashion will keep surprising us and it is very difficult to make forecasts, here you have our guess on the…

Join our Gambling Tax and Regulatory Seminar

18 January, 2016 - 3:30 pm
Here is an opportunity for an overview on the main gambling tax and regulatory issues in the hottest European countries at our DLA…

DLA Piper advises PokerStars in its settlement with the Italian Tax Authorities

18 January, 2016 - 9:00 am
DLA Piper assisted PokerStars – belonging to Amaya Inc – to successfully conclude its tax audit with the Italian tax authorities,…
remote monitoring

Remote monitoring of employees’ Internet usage is legal?

14 January, 2016 - 8:29 am
The European Court of Human Rights held that the remote monitoring of employees' Internet usage is legal and cannot be considered…

Will you be at the ICE? Let’s meet up!

12 January, 2016 - 8:19 am
As every year, I will attend the ICE Gaming conference in London and I am arranging my agenda of meetings.  If you want to meet…

eCommerce has its compulsory online dispute resolution

12 January, 2016 - 8:00 am
The launch of an online dispute resolution platform by the European Commission might be a milestone for eCommerce and any B2C dispute…
gaming advertising

New Italian gaming advertising rules are better?

11 January, 2016 - 9:00 am
The new Italian gaming advertising rules leave a considerable uncertainty accompanied by a recent strict approach by the self-regulatory…

Join our Internet of Things webinar on eHealth

9 January, 2016 - 9:30 am
As part of DLA Piper series of Internet of Things webinars, here is a webinar on eHealth which will be covered under a US, EU and…

Best 10 Gaming Posts of 2015

4 January, 2016 - 9:00 am
The gaming market has been full of events and interesting legal issues arising from regulatory developments and updates. Below is…

Best 10 Tech Posts of 2015

2 January, 2016 - 7:03 pm
IoT, privacy, 3D printing and rules for WhatsApp and Skype among the best technology posts of 2015 of this blog listed to celebrate…
Internet of Things

Top 5 Internet of Things predictions for 2016

30 December, 2015 - 9:54 am
The Internet of Things market has seen substantial changes during the last year, but what legal issues shall be faced in 2016? What…

The Italian gaming revolution in 5 changes

29 December, 2015 - 9:10 am
The recent regulatory changes made the expectations for 2016 in the Italian gaming market even bigger, but who will exploit them? …

Top 5 gaming predictions for 2016!

28 December, 2015 - 9:00 am
The Italian gaming revolution, product diversification, daily fantasy football, global liquidity and move to wearables in my gaming…