The Romanian draft law on 5G technology under strong criticism from both public authorities and private stakeholders

The Romanian draft law on 5G technology under strong criticism from both public authorities and private stakeholders
The Draft law on the adoption of certain measures concerning informatic and communications infrastructures of national interest and the conditions for deployment of 5G networks initiated by the former Ministry of Transportation, Infrastructure and Communications has undergone a new series of examinations from the relevant public authorities as part of the legislative procedure. Although the […]
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EU’s new cybersecurity strategy, February 2021

EU’s new cybersecurity strategy, February 2021
Cybersecurity is at the forefront of the European Union’s efforts to build a resilient, green and digital Europe. In this respect, in December 2020, the European Commission and the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy presented the European Union’s new Cybersecurity Strategy for the Digital Decade. Our specialists prepared an […]
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NIS directive 2.0

NIS directive 2.0
Given that the landscape of threats has significantly expanded, it comes as no surprise that the European Commission has proposed a revised version of the Directive concerning measures for a high common level of security of network and information systems across the Union. The Proposal has been published by the Commission on December 16, 2020 […]
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Keeping data safe in the new digital employment environment

Keeping data safe in the new digital employment environment
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 data breaches. Therefore, it is important for companies to make sure that the risks mentioned above are […]
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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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Cryptocurrencies – current status in Romania, Legal Marketing, May 2018

Cryptocurrencies – current status in Romania, Legal Marketing, May 2018
Gelu Maravela, Founding Partner al Maravela & Asociații, este de părere că tranzacțiile în criptomonede vor deveni realitate însă România nu este, încă, pregătită pentru acest fenomen. Un argument puternic invocat de Maravela este legat de baza legală pe care s-ar sprijini aceste tranzacții: “Baza legală nu este una specifică ci rezultă din mai multe […]
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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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Audio-Visual Media field, September 2020

Audio-Visual Media field, September 2020
In November 2018, the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union have enacted the Directive (EU) 2018/1808 amending Directive 2010/13/EU on the coordination on certain provisions laid down by law, regulation or administration in Member States concerning the provision of audio-visual media services in view of changing market realities(the “Audio-Visual Media Services Directive”). […]
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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.
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The Romanian draft law on the authorisation of 5G technology manufacturers and its effects on competition: a challenge for mobile operators and competition regulators, September 2020

The Romanian draft law on the authorisation of 5G technology manufacturers and its effects on competition: a challenge for mobile operators and competition regulators, September 2020
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. A draft law on measures relating to information and communication infrastructures of national interest and the conditions for the implementation of 5G networks was launched on August 4, 2020 for […]
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