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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…
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Social media prize promotions, now easier in Italy?

10 December, 2014 - 11:58 am
Prize promotions might have an easier life in Italy due to clarifications just issued by the Ministry that however do not sort all…

Fingerprinting treated like cookies under privacy law

4 December, 2014 - 11:02 am
Device fingerprinting is replacing cookies for analytics and tracking purposes, but privacy regulators now held that their usage…
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Top articles of November 2014

2 December, 2014 - 7:44 am
For those that missed the articles of November 2014, here are the top articles of the month! Top 5 Internet of Things takeaways…

Question time for privacy and national laws on telemedicine!

30 November, 2014 - 10:30 am
For those that missed my presentation of Privacy and national laws as an obstacle to telemedicine at the National Center of Research,…

Right to be forgotten reviewed by privacy regulators

27 November, 2014 - 8:16 am
The EU Article 29 Working Party provided clarifications on the implementation of the privacy right to be forgotten following the…

New privacy rules on biometric data for the Internet of Things?

27 November, 2014 - 8:08 am
Privacy rules aimed at facilitating the processing of biometric data have been just issued by the Italian data protection authority…

What future for the Italian online gaming market?

25 November, 2014 - 8:30 am
Online sports betting and casino games are leading to a positive trend in the Italian online gaming market, but the best results…

Privacy and national laws as an obstacle to telemecine

24 November, 2014 - 8:30 am
I am proud to inform you that I will participate tomorrow 25 November 2014 to the conference "La telemedicina: verso uno standard…

Employees’ location data monitored with privacy safeguards

20 November, 2014 - 1:34 pm
It is possible to collect location data relating to employees through smartphone Apps if used in order to optimize the usage of…
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Car makers commit to privacy for connected cars

18 November, 2014 - 8:30 am
19 makers of cars and trucks sold in the US committed to preserve the privacy of their customers in the view of the massive amount…
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Top 5 takeaways on legal issues of Connected Cars

14 November, 2014 - 8:30 am
Here are the main legal topics on connected cars covered during the Connected Automobiles conference where I gave a presentation…

What consequences of potential gaming tax increase in Italy?

11 November, 2014 - 10:01 am
The potential increase of the gaming taxes for Italian land based videolottery and AWPs raised major concerns among operators and…
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Top articles of October 2014

10 November, 2014 - 2:09 pm
For those that missed the articles of October 2014, here is what I have been discussing about! Video embedding is not a copyright…
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Connected cars – Privacy and regulations: state-of-the-art and future issues

7 November, 2014 - 10:05 am
I have been invited to give a presentation about the Internet of Things legal issues affecting connected cars as part of the Connected…
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Top 5 Internet of Things takeaways from the Web Summit

6 November, 2014 - 8:17 am
As previously mentioned, I attended this week the Web Summit in Dublin focusing in particular to the section dedicated to the Internet…
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Gucci’s half victory in unfair competition case vs Guess

1 November, 2014 - 8:27 am
Gucci obtained a partial victory against Guess before the Milan Court of Appeal for unfair competition since the court held that…
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Video embedding is not a copyright breach

31 October, 2014 - 8:30 am
The European Court of Justice (ECJ) drafted a new page of copyright-related Internet liability rules holding that the embedding…
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Internet liability on Fan pages: who can be blamed?

28 October, 2014 - 8:00 am
Internet liability are increasingly tested with the growth of social media.  And we receive a large number of requests of advice…
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Legal issues of the Internet of Things at Web Summit 2014

27 October, 2014 - 7:31 am
I am very glad to inform you that - also thanks to your support - I will be running a panel discussion at the Web Summit 2014 in…