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I am delighted to inform you that my firm DLA Piper will be running a conference (totally free) named "Sports betting in Italy: how to reverse the decline? Countries in comparison for a possible solution" on the 10th of December 2013 in Rome at the Hotel Boscolo Exedra - Michelangelo meeting room, Piazza Della Repubblica No. 47, at 9:30 am.The online sports betting sector in Italy is facing a crisis mainly due to the excessive tax burden based on turnover, to the restrictions on the value of winnings and to the limited offering that is constrained by a number of administrative approvals. By contrast, in countries such as the UK, the online sports betting market is considerably growing. The speakers...

For those of you who have not been able to attend the Webinar on wearable technologies, privacy and intellectual property rights today, I have posted here my presentation covering wearable technology issues and the Internet of Things. Also, if you have questions or comments on the covered topics or want to receive the recording of the presentation, feel free to contact me, Giulio Coraggio (giulio.coraggio@gmail.com)  and as usual follow me on Twitter, Google+ and become one of my friends on LinkedIn. Image courtesy of Flikr by Andrew Steele ...

Wearable technologies and the Internet of Things are becoming a really exciting topic and each time we review different products for clients, we find out an additional legal implication that might be relevant in the sector. After having published a post on wearable technologies and privacy and a second post on  wearable technologies in the healthcare sector with reference to eHealth technologies, I am now running a webinar organized by the Global Lawyers Association on wearable technologies, privacy and intellectual property rights. 

The Italian data protection authority (DPA) issued a decision introducing more stringent obligations for the transfer of data to call centers located in countries outside of the European Union such as India or the US, but also Albania that is very close to Italy and is a popular place for call centers of Italian companies. The decision is quite interesting since it regulates the frequent scenario where there is an Italian company outsourcing the call center service to a company located in the European Union which in turn will rely on the services provided by entities located outside the European Union.    In such circumstances, the Italian DPA identified 3 possible scenarios allowing the transfer of data to companies located in non-EU countries...

Below are some of the recommendations that have been left on my LinkedIn profile by people who worked with me, Giulio Coraggio. Thank you very much to everyone who said some nice words on me.   Michael Leadbeater General Counsel & Head of Commercial at William Hill Online Giulio is an expert in his field and provides well informed, commercially-focused legal advice from a genuine understanding of his client's business.   Barbara Beltrami Country Manager Italy PokerStars I never found such a high profile and accurate legal consultant as Giulio. He has a deep knowledge of the gaming sector and has the outstanding capacity to give a detailed legal advice in a very short time. Leon Thomas Managing Director at Tombola Giulio is a superb lawyer with a great attention to...

Below are some of the videos made by me, Giulio Coraggio, I hope you will enjoy them!FORUM AND BLOGS: HOW TO PROTECT THEM?WARRANTY TERMS IN CONSUMER CONTRACTSITALIAN GAMBLING DATA AND BLACK MARKETITALIAN VIDEOLOTTERY CONTRACTSSOCIAL GAMING IN ITALYVIRAL MARKETING IN ITALYITALIAN GAMING MARKET UPDATE 1st HALF 2012GOOGLE, YAHOO!, WHAT'S NEXT?ONLINE GAMING IN ITALY...

Below are some of the presentations of that might be of interestLegal Issues on Social Media by Giulio CoraggioWearable technologies in the healthcare sector - what issues for remote patient monitoring systems?Sports betting in Italy: how to reverse the decline? Countries in comparison for a possible solution Wearable technologies, privacy and intellectual property rights from Giulio Coraggio Intellectual property models in the electronic gaming industry from Giulio Coraggio Webinar italy remote gaming regulations from Giulio Coraggio Legal requirements for operating in a videolottery market from Giulio Coraggio ...

If you want to contact me, below are my main details:Work email: giulio.coraggio@dlapiper.comPrivate email: giulio.coraggio@gmail.comMobile: +39 334 688 1147Skype ID: giuliolovellsAdditionally, you follow me on Twitter and become one of my friends on LinkedIn.  Finally you can contact me at:Giulio Coraggio c/o DLA Piper ItalyVia Gabrio Casati 1 (Piazza Cordusio)20123 Milan (Italy)Image courtesy of Flickr by Mobile Objective...