Category Archives: Law and Legislation

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Title: The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force on the 25th May 2018,replacing the existing data protection framework under the EU Data Protection Directive. Author: Ireland, The office of the Data Protection Commissioner (DPC) Full Text & … Continue reading

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Driving & Drinking By RSA

Title: Fatal Collisions 2008-2012 –  Alcohol As A Factor Author: Ireland, RSA Published: Dublin, Road Safety Authority, 2016 Full Text & Source: http://www.rsa.ie/Documents/Fatal%20Collision%20Stats/Contributory_Factors_in_Fatal_Collisions/Fatal%20Collisions%202008-2012%20Alcohol%20.pdf Sample Text Background to Report Over the time period 2008 to 2012, 983 fatal collisions occurred on … Continue reading

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Free PDF Version Of The Rules Of The Road (ROI)

Title: Rules of the Road Author: Ireland, Road Safety Authority Full Text & Source: http://www.rotr.ie/Rules_of_the_road.pdf The Internet, Online, 24/09/2017 Sample Text: Foreword The purpose of the Rules of the Road is to save lives and prevent injury on our roads. … Continue reading

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What is Copyright?

Title: What is Copyright? Author: Irish Patent’s Office Full Text & Source: https://www.patentsoffice.ie/en/Copyright/ The Internet, Online, 19/09/2016 Sample Text: Copyright is the legal term, which describes the rights given to authors/creators of certain categories of work. Copyright protection extends to … Continue reading

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Interesting Article On Smart Contracts For Musicians

Title: The new music industry – Blockchain in action Author: Gideon Gottfried, iMusician Full Text & Source: http://www.imusiciandigital.com/en/blog/the-new-music-industry-blockchain-in-action/ The Internet, Online, 28/11/2015 Sample Text: Remember our article titled “5 ways to take your destiny as an artist into your own … Continue reading

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The Migrant Crisis

Title: Migrant crisis: It’s a question of human rights – not charity Author: Prof. Siobhán Mullally (Law Dept. UCC) Full Text & Source: http://www.irishtimes.com/opinion/migrant-crisis-it-s-a-question-of-human-rights-not-charity-1.2339237 The Internet, Online, 3/9/2015 Sample Text: Minister for Defence Simon Coveney has said that Ireland’s response … Continue reading

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Irish Reports & Digests (Law)

Title: Irish Reports & Digests Author: Ireland, ICLR Full Text & Source: http://www.irishreports.ie/index.htm The Internet, Online, 26/5/2015 Sample Text: The Incorporated Council of Law Reporting for Ireland, a legal charity, publishes the Irish Reports, the Irish Digests and other legal … Continue reading

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