Nina O'Sullivan in Managing Intellectual Property

Posted on 15 May 2018. Source: Managing Intellectual Property

Nina O'Sullivan, Legal Director in Intellectual Property, has been quoted in Managing Intellectual Property's latest article on GDPR. The article, "GDPR Creates Problems for Online Enforcement" discusses how several domain-name registrars are choosing to adopt restrictive data policies in response to the new GDPR legislation, which is a problem for rights holders.

Nina said, "WHOSIS has been a hugely valuable tool for law enforcement agencies and rights owners in dealing with internet abuses. The concern is that it will become a fragmented system, which will allow registries and registrars to adopt divergent approaches to access to data, including adopting charging models."

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