What happens to our digital assets when we die?

Edina Harbinja

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IP & IT analysis: Edina Harbinja, law lecturer at the University of Hertfordshire, explains the issues surrounding the treatment of our digital assets and possessions once we die, including the actions to be taken by our next of kin. While individual service (IP) providers have started to provide for such eventualities, this area of law is still unclear and often lacking any kind of guidance.
Original languageEnglish
Specialist publicationLexis PSL
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2016


  • digital assets
  • death
  • post-mortem privacy


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