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Data And Cyber Bulletin - July 2021

Data And Cyber Bulletin - July 2021

Welcome to the July edition of our Data And Cyber Bulletin. This month our newsletter contains articles covering REvil’s apparent disappearance, the u ...

Data And Cyber Bulletin - June 2021

Data And Cyber Bulletin - June 2021

Welcome to the June edition of our Data and Cyber Bulletin with articles covering cookie litigation, bitcoin recovery, triple extortion tactics, food ...

Data And Cyber Bulletin - May 2021

Data And Cyber Bulletin - May 2021

Welcome to the May edition of our Data And Cyber Bulletin. This month marks the third anniversary of the implementation of the EU GDPR and since then, ...

Responding to a ransomware attack - advice for universities and colleges

Responding to a ransomware attack - advice for universities and colleges

This article was first published in University Business. In March, the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) reported that “an increased number of ran ...

Data And Cyber Bulletin - April 2021

Data And Cyber Bulletin - April 2021

We are delighted to welcome you to the first edition of our monthly Data And Cyber Bulletin. Each month, we will bring you key data risk and cyber upd ...

Publicity on the Pitch? Football Superstars vs EA Sports

Publicity on the Pitch? Football Superstars vs EA Sports

To what extent does an individual footballer actually ‘own’ his or her image rights? Could a footballer object to the use of their image and attribute ...

Air accident investigation: extended reach and the Swiss cheese model

Air accident investigation: extended reach and the Swiss cheese model

A heads up for aviation insurers. An amendment to Annex 13 to the Chicago Convention[1] applicable from 5 November 2020 extends the mandatory reach of ...

Morrisons Reigns Supreme

Morrisons Reigns Supreme

The Supreme Court has today upheld Morrisons’ appeal and ruled that it is not vicariously liable for the actions of its rogue employee, Mr Andrew Skel ...

Massive failure in Power Grid causes blackout in Argentina and Uruguay, leaving tens of millions of people with no power.

Massive failure in Power Grid causes blackout in Argentina and Uruguay, leaving tens of millions of people with no power.

Power has now been restored to much of Argentina and Uruguay following an unexplained failure in the electrical interconnection system of both countri ...

Cyber and Information Law Newsletter: Issue 1 - Guidance

Cyber and Information Law Newsletter: Issue 1 - Guidance

New ICO guidance on controllers, processors and joint controller – what has changed?  The ICO produced guidance in 2014 to assist organisations in det ...