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Wednesday, 27 January 2016, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Museum of London

Celebrities, the Media and the Personal Data Privacy Wars

Dr Robin Callender Smith


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The Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA) should properly have been called the Data Privacy Act: it is about privacy of personal data and not merely its security. Recent cases - if successful for the claimants - will change the litigation landscape for everyone.

The protection of personal data is, as a result, the fast-maturing celebrity privacy remedy of choice.

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Robin is a Visiting Professorial Fellow at the Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS) specialising in Media Law. He is a three-time graduate from Queen Mary University of London and a barrister.

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27 January 2016

Celebrities, the Media and the Personal Data Privacy Wars
Dr Robin Callender Smith

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