Privacy and Data Protection Law in Ireland

Second Edition

By Denis Kelleher

The information society has created an environment where new technologies increasingly threaten the right to privacy. This book provides a detailed analysis of the law in Ireland that applies in this complex and uncertain environment. The book covers relevant Irish legislation and also includes developments in EU law, such as the Lisbon Treaty and the European Charter of Fundamental Rights, the EU Council Framework Decision 2008/977/JHA on the protection of personal data processed in the framework of police and judicial cooperation in criminal matters, and the new E-Privacy Directive. This second edition also includes new chapters that deal with social networking, cloud computing, and criminal legislation. [Subject: Irish Law, Privacy Law, Data Protection Law, Information Technology Law, Intellectual Property Law, Criminal Law]

768 pages

Publication Date: 7/30/2015
Format: Cloth
ISBN: 9781780432038