Cases: Human Rights Law

K.U. v Finland (2009) 48 E.H.R.R. 52

  K.U. v Finland (2009) concerned the respondent State’s breach of positive obligation under Article 8 of the ECHR.   The case summary contains 445 words. Keywords: IT Law – Human Rights – ECHR – Minor – Advertisement of sexual nature – Right respect for private and family life – Violation – Article 8 ECHR…

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Tele2 Sverige AB v Post- och telestyrelsen (C-203/15)

  Tele2 Sverige AB v Post- och telestyrelsen (C-203/15) concerned the compatibility with the EU law of the national legislation that imposed general and indiscriminate data retention obligations on service providers.   The case summary contains 592 words. Keywords: IT Law – CJEU – EU Law – Personal data – Privacy and Electronic Communications Directive 2002…

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Digital Rights Ireland Ltd v Minister for Communications, Marine and Natural Resources (C-293/12)

  Digital Rights Ireland Ltd v Minister for Communications, Marine and Natural Resources (C-293/12) concerned the compatibility of the EU Data Retention Directive with the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights.   The case summary contains 420 words. Keywords: IT Law – Human Rights – CJEU – EU Law – Data Retention Directive 2006/24/EC – Preliminary…

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S and Marper v the United Kingdom [2009] 48 EHRR 50

  S and Marper v the United Kingdom [2009] concerned a violation of Article 8 of the ECHR on account of the retention of the applicants’ fingerprints, DNA and cellular samples.   The case summary contains 518 words. Keywords: IT Law – Human Rights – ECHR – DNA profiles – Fingerprints – Cellular samples –…

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Von Hannover v Germany [2005] 40 EHRR 1

  Von Hannover v Germany [2005] concerned a violation of the applicant’s right to private life under Article 8 of the ECHR on account of the publication of her photos without her consent.   The case summary contains 548 words. Keywords: IT Law – Human Rights – ECHR – Photos – Injunction – Public figure…

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