Reed Smith Newsletters

Reed Smith Germany is happy to share the the Summer 2020 Edition of the quarterly IT & Privacy Newsletter.

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

  1. Access rights vs. data backup
  2. Cookie update: Planet49 and cookie walls
  3. Double opt-in required under GDPR
  4. Update on influencer advertisement
  5. German Supreme Court: on how company reviews and ratings are presented on review platforms
  6. ECJ: details of alternative dispute resolution entity must be provided in general terms and conditions of consumer contracts
  7. Metadata also constitutes trade secrets
  8. ECHR: blocking of entire websites violates freedom of expression