Regulating technology - private misuse of drones and protection of privacy

Hiroko Onishi

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Discusses the harm that may be caused by misuse of drones, and whether additional regulation of their operation is needed. Reviews the nature of drones, their functions, and their potential misuse by public and private bodies. Examines the existing legal framework governing their use in the UK and EU, and whether their private misuse may breach the victim's right to private and family life under ECHR art.8
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)175
Number of pages178
JournalEntertainment Law Review
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2016


  • Drones
  • EU law
  • privacy
  • regulation
  • Right to respect for private and family life

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