Cheating on the social network; is it deemed as an adultery?

Platonic Love on a chat: evidence cannot be brought to trial to prove the cheating relationship. Imagine that your wife or husband finds a chat of you with an unknown person, entertained through a social network. Between you and your virtual “friend” there has never been any physical contact, you have never seen each other, […]

Fake profile on social media: It constitutes illegitimate personal data processing

The case concerns the offender that created a fake social network profile by using victim’s personal data. In such case, this conduct constitutes an offence according art.167 Italian Privacy Code.  In fact, the creation of a social network profile entails a persistent and illegitimate use of personal data. Sentence n. 42565/2019 states some of the […]