Tuesday, 2 March, 2021

Mexico: Consumer Protection Agency (PROFECO) issues Code of Ethics for E-commerce


On February 26, 2021, the Federal Consumer Protection Agency (“PROFECO”) published in the Federal Official Gazette, the Code of Ethics for Electronic Commerce. The purpose of the Code of Ethics is to establish the values ​​and principles that every supplier must observe in activities related to electronic commerce, in order to respect and promote consumers […]

Wednesday, 17 February, 2021

Spain: The very real cybersecurity risks of the Internet of Bodies

Articles, ECIJA in the media

This article was published by Data Guidance. As our uses for technology develop, new risks – and terminology – emerge. All of us are familiar with the Internet of Things; now we may have to grapple with the Internet of Bodies (‘IoB’) and its associated risks, as recently addressed by the Spanish data protection authority […]

Friday, 5 February, 2021

Brazil: The advantages of contracting the Data Protection Officer in the model DPO asS


With the advent of the new data protection laws in Brazil and in the world, new institutions, markets and even professional attributions are arriving. And in a context of great technological revolution, which has been introducing many transformations in the business world as well as directly impacting the way the companies manage the big volume […]

Wednesday, 20 January, 2021

Why lawyers have to re-engineer themselves: digital transformation & law firms


This article was published by IE School.  The way lawyers practice their profession is changing rapidly. And digital transformation is only accelerating these changes, incorporating disruptive elements that will radically affect the sector—just like we’ve seen it happen in other sectors and across industries. All industries, without exception, are experiencing the emergence of new business models. […]

Monday, 14 December, 2020

Mexico: Remote Work Bill


Reform bill regarding the organization of labor relations under the scheme of “remote work” or “home office”. On December 8, 2020, the Chamber of Deputies approved the Draft Decree to amend article 311 and add Chapter XII BIS of the Federal Labor Law (“LFT”), on remote work, passing it to the Senate on the same […]

Friday, 30 October, 2020

Brazil: New chapters about Brazil and OECD: telecommunications and broadcasting


This Monday, 26, after almost two years of on-going working, OECD concludes its review that reinforces Brazil’s strategic position in the global scenario: the launch of the peer reviews “On the Way to the Digital Era in Brazil”[1] and “Telecommunications and Broadcasting in Brazil”[2]. Brazil, through Anatel, contracted an OECD study to analyses the brazilian institutional […]