Farr: GCHQ may legally intercept many social media communications without individual warrant
Posted by malcolm on Friday, June 20th, 2014 at 15:01
Charles Farr, the Director of the Office for Security and Counter-Terrorism, has revealed that the security services believe themselves to be legally entitled to intercept much of the communication...
Circular arguments on copyright enforcement and ‘Right To Be Forgotten’
Posted by malcolm on Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 at 19:51
Since the Court of Justice of the European Union declared search engines to be data controllers, “right to be forgotten” supporters and advocates of harsher copyright enforcement have been busily...
UK Internet Governance Forum
Posted by malcolm on Friday, June 13th, 2014 at 11:05
Registration for the summer meeting of the UK Internet Governance Forum is now open.
ICO responds to EU “right to be forgotten” ruling
Posted by malcolm on Monday, June 2nd, 2014 at 17:56
The Information Commissioner’s office has issued its first official response to last week’s ruling in the Court of Justice of the European Union, which classified search engines as data controllers ...
PM’s IP advisor: Google should demote websites based on takedown stats
Posted by malcolm on Monday, June 2nd, 2014 at 17:55
The Prime Minister’s advisor on intellectual property issues, Mike Weatherley MP, has published a discussion paper calling for Google to demote websites in search results based on the number of...