A major question when it comes to the EU privacy regulation the scope of applicable fines, how to calculate them and how to mitigate risks.
A recent ISO/IEC introduces new standards on information security and the latest proposed amendments may postpone California Privacy Law.
This article brings news on investors’ claim against the eSports platform Unikrn and changes on German Nazi symbols’ restrictions in videogames.
Social gaming can be a relevant source of revenues after the Italian gambling advertising ban, but there are regulatory restrictions that need to be considered.
When are images and in particular customers’ pictures biometric data? And what are the obligations triggered under the GDPR at the age when the automation is meant to increase?
In this post I will dwell on the new collective actions for the protection of consumers’ interests provided for in the EU proposed legislation named the “New Deal for Consumers”.
The board of the Ministries approved the final text of Italian privacy law integrating the GDPR raising major concerns on the scope of the law.
Another prestigious brand sued by a celebrity’s family for using its name without asking for the authorization! After Burberry sued by Humphrey Bogart’s heirs in the United States for using an image of the actor wearing the iconic trench in the movie Casablanca on its website, and Mattel sued by the Frida Kahlo Foundation in …
On 26 June 2018, the Italian Advertising Authority (IAP) took a step further on online advertising and issued one of its first decisions based on the Digital Chart and art. 7 of the Advertising Self-Regulatory Code (the “Code”). The case was about some Instagram Stories and a picture published by the Italian singer Fedez on …
Influencers and brands have no way out: advertising shall be clearly recognizable as such and this true also with regard to any communication addressed to the netizens. Following FTC and ASA’s guidelines, this topic has been also into the Italian Authorities’ sights lately and several actions have been taken to regulate the phenomenon of influencer …
As mentioned in our previous post, the European Commission has recently launched the “New Deal for Consumers”, a new package of initiatives aimed at strengthening consumer rights and harmonizing consumers laws across the European Union. This article is just the first piece of a puzzle of posts that we will publish on the main innovations …
This article brings news on two American States taking steps towards sports betting legalization and the decision of Spanish Parliament to slash tax rates for online gambling operators.
The latest ePrivacy revision proposal brings relevant changes to the draft regulation and new Governments are joining the Blockchain regulation rush.
The law decree providing for the Italian gambling advertising ban was adopted, but a number of questions opened up as to its scope and legality.
On 02 July 2018, with judgment no. 17278/2018, the Italian Supreme Court (Corte di Cassazione) took an important stand on the notion of consent to personal data processing for marketing purposes. Let’s see what the case is about and what are the main points of Supreme Court decision.