Put up the best possible defence: COVID-19: Top ten cyber security tips

Cyber security criminals are using the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic to unleash a torrent of attacks designed to infiltrate businesses when they are potentially at their weakest.  Phishing attacks seem to be the weapon of choice, with hackers sending text messages and emails to employees, encouraging them to click on the links contained within.  If they […]

Rethinking ‘Disproportionate Effort’ exemption under GDPR for web-scraping

-A Legal Consultancy firm wants to access all the names and contact details of Solicitors in UK. -A marketing agency needs contact details of potential customers so it can promote products/services to them, be it via e-mail , phone or post. In all these circumstances, the business in question will need access to vast amounts […]

Stablecoins ecosystem: a promise that can be kept

The Stablecoin Ecosystem – an introduction  The European Parliament, on 13 September 2019, issued a note wherein it observed that the introduction of a privately governed currency (here, Libra) could fundamentally challenge the current EU financial framework, conflict with EU law and tax requirements, and violate consumer rights. Towards the end, the note concluded that […]