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Vote without privacy!

25 February, 2015 - 10:16 am
I am glad to inform you that I am among the candidates for the best Italian privacy lawyer at the Legal Community IP&TMT Awards,…

Google to be inspected by Italian privacy regulator

24 February, 2015 - 7:38 am
Privacy compliance is becoming a tough hurdle in Italy for Google as after having its privacy information notice challenged it has…
link tax

Google link tax in Italy after Spain?

23 February, 2015 - 12:29 am
Google link tax might be reproduced in Italy after the negative experience that led to the shutting down of Google News in Spain…
Internet of Things

Connected cars are privacy and security threats?

16 February, 2015 - 9:37 pm
The recent report from the US Senator Ed Markey raises issues on the future of connected cars because of the privacy issues and…
hosting provider

Yahoo! is NOT liable for your videos

9 February, 2015 - 12:02 pm
Yahoo! is a passive hosting provider obliged to remove copyright infringing material only following a detailed notice from the rights'…
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Top 5 articles of January 2015

7 February, 2015 - 10:52 am
For those that missed some of the posts of last month, here are the top 5 posts for January 2014. I covered a number of different…
Internet of Things

Internet of Things rules by US and UK authorities

4 February, 2015 - 9:31 am
Internet of things rules might change after the recommendations issued by the US Federal Trade Commission, FTC, and the commitments…

Digital currency in the gambling sector

1 February, 2015 - 7:32 am
As part of the European Online Gaming conference, I will give a presentation in London on Monday 2 February 2015 named "Digital…
Internet of Things

The Internet will disappear with the Internet of Things?

26 January, 2015 - 8:38 am
The Internet of Things will make the Internet disappear according to Eric Schmidt of Google.  The Internet will become part of…

The future of sportsbetting after Stanleybet decision

23 January, 2015 - 8:00 am
The decision of the European Court of Justice in the Stanleybet case might affect the future of the Italian sportsbetting market…
smart home

Smart Home: interoperability, privacy and cybersecurity

22 January, 2015 - 8:04 am
I am glad to inform you that on the 28th of January 2015 I will be attending as a speaker the workshop arranged by the Internet…

€ 500M video lottery gaming tax now allocated

19 January, 2015 - 8:30 am
The additional gaming tax on video lottery and AWP licensees in Italy has now come into force and has been also allocated among…

Privacy obligations and legal risks of drones

15 January, 2015 - 8:33 am
Privacy breaches and potential liabilities might increase as a consequence of the usage of drones that represent a massive resource…
social media

TripAdvisor € 500K fine is a risk for all social media?

7 January, 2015 - 11:31 am
TripAdvisor has been sanctioned by the Italian competition authority (AGCM) for the misleading advertising claims relating to the…

New era for sports betting in Italy?

6 January, 2015 - 7:35 am
The possibility for betting shops run under a foreign gambling license (the CTDs) to be authorised to operate in Italy through a…
best articles

The winners of best articles of 2014 are…

2 January, 2015 - 10:07 am
2014 is just over and it is time to wish happy New Year and thank all the readers of GamingTechLaw for following with such interest…

Gaming VLT taxes, CTDs and Lotto change in Italy

23 December, 2014 - 4:05 pm
€ 500 million of additional gaming taxes, an approval procedure for CTDs and a new license application process for lotto games…
Internet of Things

Top 5 Internet of Things predictions for 2015

23 December, 2014 - 11:09 am
Internet of Things has been the centre of the attention of the global market during 2014 and everyone is curious to see what will…

Top 5 gaming predictions for 2015

22 December, 2014 - 8:30 am
End of .COM, innovation, M&A consolidation, CTDs and casino games in my personal predictions for the gaming sector in 2015. …

IoT shall learn from Google News case?

17 December, 2014 - 9:57 am
Internet of Things regulators might have learnt an interesting lesson from Google's decision to shut down Google News in Spain as…