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The conflicting interests different organisations have in using information can be managed through 'data trust' models, the Open Data Institute (ODI) has said at the end of a piloting scheme. 17 Apr 2019
Businesses in Europe exploring the use of artificial intelligence (AI) will be given a chance this summer to pilot the use of new ethical guidelines, the European Commission has said. 10 Apr 2019
The law protects people's right to privacy in a number of ways.
Cookies are pieces of computer code that help websites identify users and personalise services to them. They are also used to operate online advertising systems.
Web browsers give users control over what cookies are stored, but each works slightly differently. Follow these instructions to find out how to delete and manage cookies in your browser.
EU law says that organisations using cookies on their websites, which is almost all organisations, must inform users about cookies and obtain their consent for using them. What does that mean in practice?
Businesses faced with the theft or unauthorised use of their confidential data have a suite of remedies available to them in the civil courts to recover that data or prevent its further use.
Section 33 of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (PDPO) is likely to come into force in Hong Kong soon. Here is how employers can prepare in advance to ensure that they comply.
A new statutory 'duty of care' will be imposed on online platforms operating in the UK under plans outlined by the UK government. 09 Apr 2019
Businesses are falling short of meeting the General Data Protection Regulation's (GDPR's) accountability requirements, the UK's information commissioner has said. 08 Apr 2019
Ideas, techniques and know-how can lie at the heart of a business. Pinsent Masons' international intellectual property team is dedicated to helping you to protect those intangible valuables that help you to stand out from your competitors.
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