Affordability – or rather, the lack thereof – is one of the highest points of contention for the average person seeking justice in the legal system. Paying for an attorney for hours of consultation can leave people penniless before even reaching a courthouse – and those seeking aid when in a financial crisis can hardly afford legal counsel costs more than the bills they are already struggling to pay. One answer to this problem has…
In July 2020 the CJEU Schrems II judgment invalidated the EU-US Privacy Shield under the provisions of EU data protection law governing transfers of data to third countries. The CJEU decided that, in the light of US state communications surveillance powers, the Privacy Shield arrangements did not adequately protect EU personal data. Now, hard on […]…
Tercer capítulo del ciclo de MeetUps titulado “La Tecnología al rescate de la Justicia” coorganizado por Legal Hackers Madrid y Legal Hackers Málaga. Siguiendo la estela creada por los dos anteriores capítulos y la enorme expectativa creada, en este tercer capítulo titulado «Agilizando la Justicia: cohesión jurídica y tecnológica», se siguió dando voz a representantes de los operadores jurídicos más relevantes y analizando experiencias recientes para definir el alcance de los retos a los que…
Segundo evento del ciclo de MeetUps titulado “La Tecnología al rescate de la Justicia” coorganizado por Legal Hackers Madrid y Legal Hackers Málaga. Si se abordó en un primer evento virtual el panorama de la justicia en los tiempos actuales, en este segundo titulado «Juicios virtuales: ¿hacia una nueva normalidad jurídica?», se recabaron opiniones cualificadas y se analizaron experiencias recientes para definir el alcance de los retos a los que se enfrenta el sector y…
“La Tecnología al rescate de la Justicia” es el título del Ciclo de 3 capítulos coorganizados por Legal Hackers Madrid y Legal Hackers Málaga. Se abordaron en este primer capítulo virtual el panorama actual de la justicia en los tiempos actuales del COVID-19, para en un segundo tiempo analizar la situación con mayor profundidad y definir el alcance de los retos a los que se enfrenta el sector, y finalmente buscar soluciones concretas a estos…
Given everything we’ve seen in 2020, this probably shouldn’t surprise anyone. Young people who have been paying attention to what is happening to their peers as they head into the workplace, and their parents as they struggle with raising children … Read More The post Linked: Growing number of college students want future employers to include mental health benefits appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider…
Many of us are still working from home and will continue to do so through a large part of 2021. The cybercriminals know that too and are actively attacking home networks. The goal in attacking your home devices is to use them as jumping points to get to the business network. The truth is that home networks are less secure than business networks and are centered around consumer grade technology. However, you can do some…
As I look for bargains on the Internet, on this Cyber Monday, it occurred to me that I haven’t really participated in outdoor shopping for a long time, even pre COVID 19. We have become a nation of Internet shoppers, and the only way for a retailer to survive is email marketing, and online selling. But, has the Internet economy and a pandemic had an effect on other professions. Of course. Lawyers are affected also,…
2021 is emerging as the year of hope. News of effective Covid vaccines, the promise of the US actively participating in the fight against climate change and the prospect of an overall less dramatic year than 2020 are all reasons to be optimistic. But 2021 will bring its own challenges and in the area of data protection, those challenges are not insubstantial. Much work lies ahead to resolve many of the complex issues that the…

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