ECHR: Some aspects of UK surveillance regimes violate Convention

The case of Big Brother Watch and Others v. the United Kingdom (applications nos. 58170/13, 62322/14 and 24960/15) concerned complaints by journalists and rights organisations about three different surveillance regimes: (1) the bulk interception of communications; (2) intelligence sharing with foreign governments; and (3) the obtaining of communications data from communications service providers. Both the … Continue reading ECHR: Some aspects of UK surveillance regimes violate Convention

“Oblio, de-indicizzazione e motori di ricerca” il 25 SETTEMBRE giornata di studio in UNIMI

Il 25 settembre presso l'Università degli Studi di Milano si terrà una giornata di studio e confronto a margine del mio volume "Diritto all'oblio e motori di ricerca". Interverranno i Proff. Raffaele Caterina, Marco Orofino, Pierluigi Perri, Francesco Pizzetti, Oreste Pollicino, Giovanni Maria Riccio, Giovanni Ziccardi e il dott. Claudio Grego (Bing). Sono molto emozionata! … Continue reading “Oblio, de-indicizzazione e motori di ricerca” il 25 SETTEMBRE giornata di studio in UNIMI

Court of Justice: a religious community, such as the Jehovah’s Witnesses, is a controller (Judgment in Case C-25/17)

Judgment in Case C-25/17 Tietosuojavaltuutettu v Jehovan todistajat — uskonnollinen yhdyskunta A religious community, such as the Jehovah’s Witnesses, is a controller, jointly with its members who engage in preaching, for the processing of personal data carried out by the latter in the context of door-to-door preaching The processing of personal data carried out in … Continue reading Court of Justice: a religious community, such as the Jehovah’s Witnesses, is a controller (Judgment in Case C-25/17)

Right to be forgotten: M.L. et W.W. c. Allemagne – 60798/10 et 65599/10 – Refus d’obliger des médias à anonymiser des matériaux en ligne anciens à la demande des auteurs d’un crime près de sortir de prison : non-violation

ECHR 237 (2018) 28.06.2018 The public’s right to access archived material online took precedence over the right of convicted persons to be forgotten In today’s Chamber judgment1 in the case of M.L. and W.W. v. Germany (application nos. 60798/10 and 65599/10) the European Court of Human Rights held, unanimously, that there had been: no violation … Continue reading Right to be forgotten: M.L. et W.W. c. Allemagne – 60798/10 et 65599/10 – Refus d’obliger des médias à anonymiser des matériaux en ligne anciens à la demande des auteurs d’un crime près de sortir de prison : non-violation

Special Rapporteur’s 2018 report – A Human Rights Approach to Platform Content Regulation

The Special Rapporteur’s 2018 report to the United Nations Human Rights Council is now online. In the first-ever UN report that examines the regulation of user-general online content, the Special Rapporteur examines the role of States and social media companies in providing an enabling environment for freedom of expression and access to information online. In … Continue reading Special Rapporteur’s 2018 report – A Human Rights Approach to Platform Content Regulation

Council of Europe: Guide to Human Rights for Internet Users

Guide to Human Rights for Internet Users Recommendation CM/Rec(2014)6 of the Committee of Ministers to member States on a Guide to human rights for Internet users (Adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 16 April 2014 at the 1197th meeting of the Ministers’ Deputies) The Council of Europe recognises that human rights apply equally online … Continue reading Council of Europe: Guide to Human Rights for Internet Users

Schema di Decreto Legislativo per adeguamento GDPR

SCHEMA DI DECRETO LEGISLATIVO RECANTE DISPOSIZIONI PER L’ADEGUAMENTO DELLA NORMATIVA NAZIONALE ALLE DISPOSIZIONI DEL REGOLAMENTO (UE) 2016/679 DEL PARLAMENTO EUROPEO E DEL CONSIGLIO, DEL 27 APRILE 2016, RELATIVO ALLA PROTEZIONE DELLE PERSONE FISICHE CON RIGUARDO AL TRATTAMENTO DEI DATI PERSONALI, NONCHÉ ALLA LIBERA CIRCOLAZIONE DI TALI DATI E CHE ABROGA LA DIRETTIVA 95/46/CE (REGOLAMENTO GENERALE … Continue reading Schema di Decreto Legislativo per adeguamento GDPR

Diritto all’oblio – Cassazione 6919/2018

La Cassazione si pronuncia nuovamente sul tema del diritto all'oblio ("Caso Venditti") in una sentenza nella quale presenta un elenco-decalogo dei presupposti che possono determinare compressioni del diritto all'oblio. A parere di chi scrive la sentenza suscita perplessità, ove non allarme con riguardo al punto 5. [...] deve, pertanto, inferirsi che il diritto fondamentale all'oblio … Continue reading Diritto all’oblio – Cassazione 6919/2018

Call for Paper Ciberspazio e Diritto: GDPR

Call for Paper della Rivista Scientifica "Ciberspazio e Diritto" - Numero monografico sul GDPR - Deadline 24 maggio   Ciberspazio e Diritto Rivista Internazionale di Informatica Giuridica Mucchi Editore ISSN 1591-9544 | 2281-1028 http://www.mucchieditore.it   in collaborazione con: Information Society Law Center (ISLC) dell’Università degli Studi di Milano http://islc.unimi.it CALL FOR PAPERS NUMERO MONOGRAFICO 1/2018 … Continue reading Call for Paper Ciberspazio e Diritto: GDPR

Terms of service and human rights: an analysis of online platform contracts

The finding of the report, titled "Terms of service and human rights: an analysis of online platform contracts" partly based on the Council of Europe’s Guide to Human Rights for Internet Users, demonstrate just how difficult it can be for Internet users to understand and thereby consent to the terms of service of online platforms … Continue reading Terms of service and human rights: an analysis of online platform contracts