Most Irish websites break new EU rules! Regulation is a serious, and costly burden on Irish business. From waste to health and safety, companies are staggering under the weight of EU directives, new regulatory bodies and the mass of paper and process they trigger.The ultimate aim – consumer protection – is laudable and one which few responsible businesses would dispute. But, as the Business Regulation Forum reveals, compliance costs are rising for Irish businesses and Ireland has much to learn from other countries, which are taking the pain out of regulation, particularly for SMEs.Irish businesses’ online activities have not escaped. The latest publication of State of the Net explores this issue and examines top trends. Click here to view.