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The EU E-Privacy Directive entered into force in May 2011, requiring website operators to ask for permission from their users when placing certain kinds of cookies on their devices for the first time. However it is still in the process … Continue reading

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Despite the current economic crisis and the urgent need to trigger private investment in the ICT sector, a number of countries continue to apply higher taxes to telecommunications than other types of goods and services. In this context, we’ve just … Continue reading

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There is now just over one month to go to the 2012 London Patent Summit on 8 – 9 October. This international conference—the first of its kind in the UK—will bring together patent professionals, policy makers and investors to discuss … Continue reading

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Earlier this month our Working Group on Cookies met for the first time since the launch of the ICC UK Cookies Guide. Following the end of the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) grace period—and the announcement that the ICO will begin … Continue reading

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In advance of the London Conference on Cyberspace, the McKinsey Global Institute has produced a short paper examining how the Internet acts as a driver of job creation and economic growth. Entitled The Great Transformer: The impact of the Internet … Continue reading

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Just under a week before its launch, growing attention is being paid in the mainstream media to the London Conference on Cyberspace. Inevitably many will ask why we need another conference on the Internet. Hardly a week goes by without … Continue reading

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Cookies are an important part of online marketing and selling. They help provide consumers with sophisticated services, such as targeted information about products likely to be of interest. But as a result of privacy concerns, the latest EU legislation requires … Continue reading

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ICC is working with partners to hold the first trade fair for companies looking to export products and technologies into China. The “China International Export Import Expo” will be held from 29-31 March 2012 in Kushan, near Shanghai. The expo … Continue reading

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