Denmark

PROVISION OF REAL-TIME LAWFUL INTERCEPTION ASSISTANCE

CONSOLIDATION ACT ON ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS NETWORKS AND SERVICES, 2014

(Bekendtgørelse af lov om elektroniske kommunikationsnet og –tjenester (Act no. 128 of 7 February 2014, (the “Tele Act”)) 

The Tele Act, in conjunction with the Retention […]

2019-01-14T01:24:59+00:00October 6, 2018|Categories: legal frameworks|

DR Congo

PROVISION OF REAL-TIME LAWFUL INTERCEPTION ASSISTANCE

FRAMEWORK LAW NO. 013-2002 ON TELECOMMUNICATIONS

Articles 54(a) and 55 of the Framework Law No. 013-2002 of 16 October 2002 on telecommunications in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) (Framework Law) provides for the interception of communications in two scenarios: firstly […]

2019-01-14T01:28:47+00:00October 6, 2018|Categories: legal frameworks|

Egypt

PROVISION OF REAL-TIME LAWFUL INTERCEPTION ASSISTANCE

CONSTITUTION OF EGYPT

Articles 57 and 58 of the Constitution of Egypt explicitly protect the privacy of communications, prohibiting their surveillance except with a reasoned court order for a specific time, in accordance with the law.

THE EGYPTIAN CRIMINAL CODE AND THE […]

2019-01-14T01:27:36+00:00October 6, 2018|Categories: legal frameworks|

Fiji

PROVISION OF REAL-TIME LAWFUL INTERCEPTION ASSISTANCE

TELECOMMUNICATIONS PROMULGATION 2008

Under s.73(2) of the Telecommunications Promulgation 2008, mobile network operators must give officers and authorities of the government such help as is reasonably necessary for the purposes of enforcing criminal law and enforcing laws imposing pecuniary penalties, protecting […]

2019-01-14T01:32:47+00:00October 6, 2018|Categories: legal frameworks|

France

PROVISION OF REAL-TIME INTERCEPTION ASSISTANCE

FRENCH CRIMINAL PROCEDURE CODE

The French Criminal Procedure Code (the CPP) states that, for the investigation of felonies and misdemeanours, if the penalty incurred is at least two years’ imprisonment, the investigating judge […]

2019-01-14T01:33:19+00:00October 6, 2018|Categories: legal frameworks|

Germany

PROVISION OF REAL-TIME LAWFUL INTERCEPTION ASSISTANCE

THE GERMAN TELECOMMUNICATION ACT (TELEKOMMUNIKATIONSGESETZ)

The German Telecommunication Act (TKG) requires certain operators of telecommunication systems used to provide telecommunication services to the public to maintain technical and organisational capabilities to execute interception measures provided for by law (Section 110 TKG).

Section […]

2019-01-14T01:33:57+00:00October 6, 2018|Categories: legal frameworks|

Ghana

PROVISION OF REAL-TIME LAWFUL INTERCEPTION ASSISTANCE

THE ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS ACT 2008 (ACT 775) (THE “ECA”)

Under Section 100 of the ECA, the President may, by executive instrument, make written requests and issue orders to operators or providers of electronic communications networks or services requiring them to intercept […]

2018-10-06T19:01:58+00:00October 6, 2018|Categories: legal frameworks|

Greece

PROVISION OF REAL-TIME LAWFUL INTERCEPTION ASSISTANCE

According to Article 19(1) of the Greek Constitution, the confidentiality of communications is absolutely inviolable; however, there are conditions under which a judicial authority is not bound by such confidentiality, where […]

2018-10-06T19:01:42+00:00October 6, 2018|Categories: legal frameworks|
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