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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

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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