legislation relating to the use if ICT

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copyright, design and patenets act 1998
this act makes it illegal to copy software/ use unlicensed software or to copy images/ text without permission.
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data protection act 1998
the data protection act (DPA) was introduced to give right to people who have data about them stored on computer systems.
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electronic commerce (EU Directive) regulatons 2002
these regulations cover a range of online activities and apply to organisations that sell goods or services to consumers on the internet or by email
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data controller
is the group or person that collects and stores the data about people.
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data subject
is a person who has data stored about them
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information commisioner
is the authority that enforces the rule of the DPA
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the data protection act (DPA) was introduced to give right to people who have data about them stored on computer systems.

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data protection act 1998

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these regulations cover a range of online activities and apply to organisations that sell goods or services to consumers on the internet or by email

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is the group or person that collects and stores the data about people.

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is a person who has data stored about them

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