Reed Smith Newsletter

Reed Smith Germany is happy to share the Summer 2018 Edition of the IT & Privacy Newsletter.

Authors: Andreas Splittgerber Thomas Fischl Alexander Hardinghaus Ramona Kimmich Philipp Süss Sven Schonhofen Friederike Wilde-Detmering

1. Operators of Facebook fan pages must act to avoid data protection violation

2. German data protection authorities’ stance on cookies – only with opt-in consent in the future?

3. Berlin Regional Court: Labelling of influencer advertising of products purchased by self

4. Dresden Court of Appeal confirms case law on appropriation of contents

5. Berlin Court of Appeal: Rights holders do not need to be protected from ‘framing’ by technical measures

6. Cologne Court of Appeal: The German Act on the Protection of Copyright in Works of Art and Photographs (KUG) continues to apply after the GDPR has entered into effect