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Reviewing the more interesting cases arising under the law of legal professional privilege.
The UpDATA blog provides regular updates on contentious, criminal and insurance risks arising from the management, use and protection of data, from cyber-attacks to regulatory enforcement
Dr Anne Sammon shares her perspective on what employers can and should do to future-proof their policies and procedures.
23 Oct 2018
The Court of Appeal has confirmed that the Data Protection Act does not exclude vicarious liability for tortious privacy actions such as breach of confidence and misuse of private information and has left the door open for further group actions arising from a cyber or data breach.
11 Oct 2018
The judgment in Richard Lloyd v Google LLC handed down on Monday of this week (08 October 2018) makes grim reading for litigation funders and claimant firms seeking to embark on speculative data protection class actions on behalf of data subjects but gives some comfort to data controllers and processors who have been concerned about the proliferation of group claims or quasi-class actions of this nature following the case of Various Claimants v Wm Morrisons Supermarket PLC.
09 Oct 2018
The court granted a worldwide freezing order against persons unknown, and allowed the use of technology and social media in various innovative ways to manage the litigation.
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