Monday, 11 April, 2016

Why is Whatsapp sending a message about safety ?


Article from Judit Garrido, IT & Privacy lawyer at ECIJA about the new safety measures applied by Whatsapp to all conversations. Click here to read the full article.

thumb Tuesday, 24 November, 2015

"After Safe Harbor data controllers should opt for Safe Data"


After the sentence of the European Union Court of Justice C-362/2014 of 6th October 2015 that invalidated the Safe Harbor Protocol related to international data transfers between Europe and the United States, data controllers should proceed to regularize data transfers usually carried out under this Protocol, as the Spanish Data Protection Agency is notifying in […]

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Lawyers and Technology


“Lawyers and Technology”, article by Cristina Llop, partner at ECIJA, for Lefebvre – El Derecho. Clic here to access the full version of the article.

thumb Tuesday, 17 March, 2015

Spain: Did the “Google Tax” really change the market?


‘Spain: Did the “Google Tax” really change the market?’, by Míchel Olmedo, associate of Digital Economy at ECIJA. As Eleonora Rosati explained last December and I further discussed a few weeks ago, Google ceased offering “Google News” in Spain three months ago today, following a controversial amendment to the Spanish Intellectual Property Act 1/1996, adding to its text a new provision regulating the […]

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Spain’s new IP reforms lead to the exit of Google News


‘Spain’s new IP reforms lead to the exit of Google News’, in this report Alejandro Touriño, Information Technology partner at ECIJA, shares his views on the Google News case in Spain. Google shut down its Spanish Google News service on 16 December, in a move that anticipated the coming into force, on 1 January 2015, of reforms to Spain’s Copyright […]