The benefits that the European digital single market has brought to Spain

The digital economy is gaining more weight in the Gross Domestic Product of a country (in Spain, it is expected to reach 22% in 2020). Therefore, it is not surprising…

Data protection in Europe 2020: the ePrivacy Regulation and further changes to the GDPR

What is the current status of data protection in the EU? What are the legal aspects in force and which are currently being developed? These are some of the questions…

The eIDAS Regulation in Spain

A few years after its implementation, we begin by reviewing the features of the eIDAS Regulation, it’s current situation, future outlooks and updates from Viafirma concerning this regulation

Are esignatures legally valid?

In the process of digital transformation, one of the first questions we ask when assessing a change from the traditional system to an electronic system for signing documents and contracts…

How to evade legal violations with time stamping

Time stamps provide great value from the legal point of view to the digital signature. How is this stamping done? In what documents can be made? What legal violations can…

Personal data: what are your rights and obligations?

More than ever we are aware of the value of our personal information, but do we know what obligations and rights protect us about our data? We analyze in this…

Spain and laws 39 and 40/2015: the digital transformation of administrations

Spanish legislation has just been updated to continue evolving in electronic administration. Do you want to know how these changes will affect you? In this article we will analyze the…

The DSG: a unique digital portal for citizens and businesses of the European Union

It is common for citizens and companies to become entangled in an administrative and document tangle when making a procedure in a country other than their own. The European Union…

The new Cybersecurity Law of the European Union

The Official Journal of the European Union has published the new Regulation 2019/881, which deals with key aspects related to cybersecurity. Its entry into force will take place on June…

Certificate revocation: what it is and how to do it

The digital certificate is an element that is not exempt from being lost or stolen through a security breach. That is why we need to have a way to cancel…