Romania: Cybersecurity framework update

Romania: Cybersecurity framework update
Romania is enacting the secondary legislation pertaining to cybersecurity in an effort to avoid European sanctions. On October 30, 2020, the European Commission sent a reasoned opinion1 regarding Romania’s failure to notify the national measures allowing for the identification of operators, the number of operators of essential services and the thresholds used in the identification […]
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12 November 2020 – MPR Partners @ GoTech World

12 November 2020 – MPR Partners @ GoTech World
MPR Partners announces with great pleasure and pride its attendance to GoTech World Online 2020, which has taken place on November 11 and 12, 2020. It was the biggest technology event and business hub of the year in the CEE region. Alongside key representatives of major global companies (such as Amazon, FedEx, Huawei, IBM, PwC […]
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MPR Partners is member of the National Council for Digital Transformation

MPR Partners is member of the National Council for Digital Transformation
MPR Partners | Maravela, Popescu & Asociații has been selected out of over 600 applicants as a member of the National Council for Digital Transformation, consultative body aiming to link civil society and the Authority for the Digitalization of Romania (ADR) with regards to Romania´s digital transformation. ADR is the state authority holding the main […]
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GDPR and ePrivacy Interplay

GDPR and ePrivacy Interplay
Data breach notifications were firstly introduced in 2009 by means of amendments to the E-Privacy Directive, where such data breaches occurred in connection with the provision of publicly available electronic communications service. Further on, GDPR extended data breach notification obligation to all industries. The initial scope was to have a single notification regime, as E-Privacy […]
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MPR Partners’ technology packed year

MPR Partners’ technology packed year
MPR Partners has had a year filled with technology related developments, in terms of artificial intelligence platform acquired, new team members, specialized events and publications as well as new webpages and blogs released. The entire press release is available here.
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The draft law on the authorisation of 5G technology

The draft law on the authorisation of 5G technology
The Romanian draft law on the authorisation of 5G technology manufacturers and its effects on competition represents a challenge for mobile operators and competition regulators. Our team’s award winning competition department has some interesting reflections on a highly debated topic. Here is their high level report on The Romanian Draft Law on the Authorisation of […]
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The telecom sector in Romania – an update

The telecom sector in Romania – an update
Given the current context and abundant use of technology, our insightful professionals Senior Privacy and Technology Consultant and Associate Laura Dinu provided an update of the Romanian telecom sector, that you can easily access here.
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The Legal 500: TMT 4th Edition Country Comparative Guide – The In-House Lawyer

The Legal 500: TMT 4th Edition Country Comparative Guide – The In-House Lawyer
Our experts have exclusively contributed to The Legal 500’s reputed Technology, Media & Telecom Guide, published by The In-House Lawyer. This country-specific Q&A provides an overview of technology laws and regulations applicable in Romania. The Romanian section of the guide is available in full here.
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Copyright protection granted to computer programs

Copyright protection granted to computer programs
Since the legislation offers no definition of a computer program, copyright protection of computer programs was subject to many studies and case-law, both on national and on international level. Our professionals’ comprehensive article on the topic, is accessible in full here.
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When 5G regulations affect mobile operators

When 5G regulations affect mobile operators
As the recent pandemic showed, the modern world fully relies on the good functioning of the electronic communication sector. Communication plays an important part these days for individuals, businesses, public authorities, and the implementation of 5G technology will create the premises for enhancing the way society uses and benefits from the electronic communication sector. However, […]
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