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House Republicans seek to revamp internet privacy rules

Posted by Babatunde Onabajo on Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 at 16:51

A bill that would explicitly lay out the terms under which internet service providers (ISPs) can collect and distribute information on their customers and when they can get opt-in and opt-out...

China proposes measures restricting export of data

Posted by Babatunde Onabajo on Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 14:21

In a move the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) describes as needed to “secure personal information and the safety of important data, as well as to protect internet sovereignty and national...

Investigatory Powers Bill will not authorise third party data retention

Posted by malcolm on Thursday, October 6th, 2016 at 13:48

Collecting "third party data" refers to the prospect of requiring access providers to collect communications data relating to the use of an Internet-based service (as opposed to communications data...


IPB: Report on operational case for bulk powers published

Posted by Sam Frances on Friday, August 26th, 2016 at 17:10

The Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation, David Anderson Q.C., has published his report on bulk powers in the Investigatory Powers Bill. The Home Secretary commissioned the report in May,...


IP Bill: 70% of UK think government already has too many surveillance powers

Posted by Sam Frances on Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016 at 11:29

More than two thirds of the UK population think that the government already has too much power to spy on its citizens, even without the controversial new powers in the Investigatory Powers Bill....


Advocate-General: data retention may be lawful, but Digital Rights Ireland conditions are mandatory

Posted by Public Affairs Team on Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 at 17:40

The Advocate-General of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has issued an Opinion concerning the legitimacy of data retention laws in EU member states. Two cases have been referred to...

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