Brexit

How does the cjeu’s ruling in Watson/Tele 2 affect UK citizens’ privacy rights now and post brexit, and how might this impact on your business?

Moore Law News, Technology

On 21 December 2016 the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) gave its opinion on the Watson/Tele 2 case (C‑203/15 and C‑698/15). It held that the general and indiscriminate retention of electronic communications by government bodies is contrary to EU …

Software-goods

Is software ‘goods’ and what does it matter?

Moore Law News, Technology

The definition of a particular type of product as a good or service can be an important indicator of the legal obligations and protections that apply to the products and the parties involved in a transaction. This is particularly so …

data transfers -news

The US no longer a safe harbour for EU data transfers

Moore Law News, Technology

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that personal data from the European Economic Area (EEA) may no longer be sent to the US under the ‘Safe Harbour’ data transfer scheme, meaning that companies may now have to revisit …

UK leading firm 2015

Moore Law – A ‘Top Tier’ Firm

Moore Law News, Sport, Technology

We’re pleased to announce that Moore Law has again been ranked by the Legal 500 UK as a leading firm in the South East for Technology, Media and Telecoms (TMT) – the only Brighton-based firm to attain such an accolade, placing us …

security

Moore know how: AR£ Y0UR $Y5T3MS [email protected] FROM H&CK£R$?

Moore Law Hacking, News, Technology

Cyber crime on the up – Has your business got the necessary protections in place?Despite all the warnings, “123456” was still the most common password in 2013 according to a report by Splashdata. This is particularly worrying for businesses given …

cloud-computing

Moore know how: Got your head in the clouds?

Moore Law News, Technology

Cloud Computing: Cloud computing systems (i.e. access to computing resources, on demand, via a network) are fast being adopted as the norm for IT infrastructures. If your organisation currently maintains and manages its own computer infrastructure you may also be considering …

EU cookie law

Moore know how: Don’t be afraid of the cookie monster?

Moore Law News, Technology

EU Cookie Law (e-Privacy Directive) We keep being asked questions about cookies so we thought we would use this space to provide a little update on recent developments in this sphere. The law which applies to how you use cookies …