Outsourcing service providers can gain a strong competitive advantage over rivals when bidding for outsourcing contracts if they have obtained regulatory approval for binding corporate rules.

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Posted by Alessandro Ferrari on Monday 21 Jan 2013

Follow us at the AFGE (Alta Formazione Giuridico Economica) Privacy Workshop on Wednesday 23 January 2013 at Spazio Chiossetto in Milan. Among others, there will also be the Vice-Chairman of the Italian Data Protection Authority, Augusta Iannini. We will be speaking about privacy and cloud computing, cookies and other recent developments. For registration see http://formazionegiuridicoeconomica.it/. Hurry up!

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Posted by Giangiacomo Olivi on Monday 21 Jan 2013

We have been discussing the online cookies dilemma in our previous videos. The debate will further develop with the consultation on cookies published today by the Italian Data Protection Authority (Garante per la protezione dei dati personali).

 

 

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Posted by Giangiacomo Olivi on Tuesday 18 Dec 2012

We will continue with the Media and IT Services Specialization Course at the University of Milan (Università degli Studi di Milano), which was promoted by the Italian Communications Authority (Agcom) and the Ministry for Economic Development.  

 

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Posted by Giangiacomo Olivi on Monday 01 Oct 2012

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Posted by Gianluigi Marino on Monday 06 Aug 2012

On May 31, 2012 two important Legislative Decrees have been officially published. Such decrees amend the Italian Electronic Communications and Data Protection Codes.

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Posted by Gianluigi Marino on Tuesday 05 Jun 2012

We are discussing in our video blogs the implementation of the cookie directive. Few weeks ago me and Giangiacomo Olivi published an article on cookies and behavioural advertising on the website of "Il Sole 24 Ore - Diritto 24" (http://www.diritto24.ilsole24ore.com/avvocatoAffari/mercatiImpresa/2012/04/behavioural-advertising-tre-paradossi-della-privacy-ed-una-proposta.html). Now we have translated the article in English for the readers of our blog!

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Posted by Marco Leone on Friday 18 May 2012

We have been speaking in our Lawyers Monday video about the main DDT broadcasting issues in Italy and the necessity to reach a prompt decision on the available frequencies. The Government finally confirmed that the additional DTT frequencies will be allocated through a bid, instead of a beauty contest.

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Posted by Giangiacomo Olivi on Monday 23 Apr 2012

To Opt-in or to Opt-out, that is the question, whether 'tis nobler in the mind to suffer the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune… 

 

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Posted by Giangiacomo Olivi on Thursday 22 Mar 2012

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Posted by Gianluigi Marino on Monday 19 Mar 2012

In a recent case, the Authority allowed an Italian company operating in the field of electronic component, to preserve the images recorded by its video surveillance system for 90 days for security reasons. [Read More]

Posted by Stefania Baldazzi on Wednesday 26 Oct 2011

Follow us at the Italian Digital Media Forum on Wednesday 25 May 2011 at the Sole24Ore in Milan. [Read More]

Posted by Giangiacomo Olivi on Tuesday 24 May 2011

The Italian Data Protection Authority (Garante per la protezione dei dati personali) has issued an inspection plan for the next months which will put under close scrutiny banks and credit cards systems, as well as cloud services providers. [Read More]

Posted by Giangiacomo Olivi on Wednesday 09 Mar 2011

The Italian Data Protection Authority ("IDPA") recently issued a general authorisation allowing data transfer from Italy to Andorra. The authorisation is immediatly effective and does not entail any further requirements on the part of data controllers wishing to export data from Italy to Andorra.[Read More]

Posted by Chiara Garofoli on Wednesday 02 Mar 2011

Follow us at the Beltel / Telecom Italia Seminar on "New Technologies and New Business" at the Telecom Italia Future Centre in San Marco, Venice on Wednesday 19 January 2011. We will be speaking about  "Cloud Computing and Application Stores". Free registration on beltel@beltelonline.com  - further information on www.beltelonline.com .  [Read More]

Posted by Giangiacomo Olivi on Monday 17 Jan 2011