WARNING! “Ransomware” Scam DON’T PAY THIS!

April 15, 2013

Garda-Scam

Do not pay this …this is not from An Garda Síochána…THIS IS A SCAM!

Has your computer been rendered inacessible, with the screen displaying a message purporting to be from An Garda Síochána, asking you to pay a fee for unlocking? (more…)

ISPAI Welcomes Google’s New Play Music Store to the Irish Online Marketplace

April 11, 2013

Google-Play-Music

On foot of the announcement of their arrival yesterday, the ISPAI are delighted to welcome Google’s new Play Music Store to the Irish market. Coming in the wake of advice by the European Commission regarding multi-territory licensing: consumer choice is now greater than ever in the legal music download and streaming space and we’re glad that Ireland has joined the ranks of the 18 countries worldwide, where Google Play Music Store is on offer. (more…)

EuroISPA High Level Statement on the Proposed General Data Protection Regulation

April 2, 2013

EuroISPA

The changes in European data protection regulations, when adopted by the European process, must be directly implemented in member states. The regulations will impact providers of consumer electronic services which are delivered over the Internet and potentially, depending on detail of new requirements, the online experience of users of those services.

EuroISPA (of which ISPAI is a full Member) is (more…)

EuroISPA’s Statement on Intellectual Property Rights Enforcement Directive

March 21, 2013

EuroISPA

1- General Considerations

EuroISPA welcomes the opportunity to provide comments in the context of the public consultation on the efficiency of proceedings and accessibility of measures for civil enforcement of intellectual property rights. EuroISPA is the world’s largest association of Internet Services Providers (ISPs), representing over 1800 ISPs across the EU and EFTA countries. (more…)