Ms Cláudia Amorim

Cláudia Amorim


White Collar Crime

Cybercrime law strengthens international cooperation
Portugal | 21 December 2009

New legislation has implemented the Convention on Cybercrime, introducing procedural rules for fighting cybercrime that further promote mechanisms for international cooperation. The legislation includes tougher penalties and new powers of data preservation and search and seizure. Moreover, its rules potentially apply to any crime perpetrated using a computer system.