Loading NIS Directive 2.0 for higher cybersecurity protection

1. Introduction In the last years, cybersecurity has become one of the European Commission’s critical priorities. Given that the landscape of threats has significantly expanded, it comes as no surprise that the Commission has proposed a revised version (the “Proposal”)… Read moreLoading NIS Directive 2.0 for higher cybersecurity protection

The use of electronic signature in the fields of construction, architecture and urbanism

1. Background The last few months have been marked by the challenges caused by the coronavirus pandemic which made obviously the need for digitalization and led the competent authorities to adopt several measures in this regard. In this context, the… Read moreThe use of electronic signature in the fields of construction, architecture and urbanism

How to keep your data safe in the new digital employment environment

1. Introduction Using the digital environment for work related activities entails risks that are enhanced by the continuous digitisation of the society. Such risks include an increase in the number of cyberattacks that can lead to security breaches, including personal… Read moreHow to keep your data safe in the new digital employment environment

Romania is enacting the secondary legislation pertaining to cybersecurity in an effort to avoid european sanctions

1. Background On October 30, 2020, the European Commission sent a reasoned opinion[1] 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… Read moreRomania is enacting the secondary legislation pertaining to cybersecurity in an effort to avoid european sanctions

Updates of the Romanian Criminal Law in accordance with relevant EU Law Provisions

1. Background As a part of European Union (”EU”), Romania regularly updates its legislation to reflect the direction provided by the European legal framework. One field of primary importance which is ever-changing is that of cross-border organized crime. Given the… Read moreUpdates of the Romanian Criminal Law in accordance with relevant EU Law Provisions