Privacy and data protection laws need to be tested against human rights obligations as ‘big data’, for all its potential security and other benefits can have unintended consequences, a legal expert has warned.
Privacy and data protection legislation worldwide is ill-equipped to deal with the Big Data revolution, according to a University College Cork professor.
PARISH-PUMP politics are still alive and well despite laws giving citizens greater access to public services and information with which councillors and TDs have traditionally helped them.
PEOPLE making Freedom of Information (FoI) requests are waiting on average three years for answers where their application is disputed.
AN INDEPENDENT watchdog set up to rule on public complaints about the print media has officially opened for business.
An independent watchdog set up to rule on public complaints about the print media today officially opened for business.
THE Garda Síochána is the only police force not covered by Freedom of Information laws, the Ombudsman pointed out at the weekend.
WHATEVER else you may say about the present Fianna Fáil–PD conglomeration, their innate sense of political preservation is very sharp.
THE Government is considering restricting the time period within which people can access personal information held by State bodies.
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