Data and cyber
Data underpins the digital economy.
Thanks to advanced analytics and massive improvements in processing power, data can be used to optimise processes and create new products and services tailored to our needs. But this huge leap forward is not without risks. As innovators push the boundaries, so the spotlight is falling on the ethics of data use – shifting the debate from what we can do with data to what we should.
Our data ethics insights
Do businesses really need to be ethical with data?
The application of new technologies to data has the power to transform our lives. But it also raises complex questions for society. It is critical that companies understand the regulatory frameworks, so they can make informed choices about the opportunities that new technologies present.
Compensation of damages in case of violations of GDPR provisions: does the recent ruling of the ECJ change the landscape in Italy?
The ECJ judgment In its judgment, rendered on 4 May 2023 (proceeding C-300/21), the European Court of Justice stated far-reaching principles on compensation of damages arising from a GDPR breach…
The Italian ban on a popular generative AI chatbot: Just one part of a growing GDPR enforcement trend
The Italian data protection authority (Garante per la protezione dei dati personali) (Garante) made headlines in March 2023 when it announced its decision to temporarily ban a popular generative AI…
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