Competition inquiry in the e-commerce sector announced by the European Commission

The European Commission announced a proposal to launch a competition inquiry in the e-commerce sector. The inquiry will focus on identifying and tackling barriers to cross-border e-commerce in order to achieve a connected Digital Single Market. This announcement was made one day after the College of Commissioners had the first discussion on the Digital Single Market Strategy, which is…

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Tim Cowen has been appointed to the International Bar Association Telecommunications Committee

Tim Cowen has been appointed to the International Bar Association Telecommunications Committee. He will be chairing the session “Consolidation in the mobile, network and content industries” at the 26th Annual Communications and Competition Law Conference. The session will take place at the IBA Committee’s joint annual conference with the IBA Competition Committee in The Savoy, London on 11…

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Big Data and the Cloud: Privacy and Security Threats of Mass Digital Surveillance

Preiskel’s Chapter on “Big Data and the Cloud: Privacy and Security Threats of Mass Digital Surveillance” published in the new book “Communications and Competition Law, Key Issues in the Telecoms, Media and Technology Sectors”. Preiskel’s Chapter on “Big Data and the Cloud: Privacy and Security Threats of Mass Digital Surveillance” published in the new book…

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MEF blog on privacy quotes Preiskel article on concerns on use by apps of personal data 

MEF blog on privacy quotes Preiskel article on concerns on use by apps of personal data MEF, the global community for mobile content and commerce has quoted Daniel Preiskel in its Industry Views Article: Is Privacy And Consumer Trust Still Hampering The Mobile Industry? The article prepared by Daniel Preiskel, with input from associate Natalia Porto, reads as follows:…

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