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Stolen vehicles


If you’ve read recent stories highlighting the role of handheld electronic devices and EU laws in vulnerability to car theft:

The Times and The Telegraph and would like more background, see Stephen Mason’s article predicting the issue:

‘Vehicle remote keyless entry systems and engine immobilisers: do not believe the insurer that they are perfect’, Computer Law and Security Review, Volume 28 Issue 2 (April 2012), 195 – 200



Stephen Mason (Barrister, author and IALS Associate Research Fellow)