<h1 class="entry-title">Category: New Legislation</h1>

Important News for Owners of CCTV Systems

This message has been sent by the Bromley Neighbourhood Watch Association for the attention of owners of CCTV systems.   Dear Coordinator, Are you aware, following a ruling by the European Court of Justice, the UK Information Commissioner (ICO) has ruled that household CCTV systems that film beyond the boundary of the property, such as the […]

United Kingdom Defamation Act Now in Force

The Defamation Act 2013, in force since 1 January 2014, reforms the law of defamation in the UK. The Act aims to balance the right to freedom of expression and people’s ability to protect their reputation. It introduces a new serious harm threshold, which is meant to discourage trivial claims that harm freedom of speech. […]