<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. […]