Our thoughts on the latest developments in our specialist sectors and services.

New EU standard contractual clauses for international data transfers published

Last week, the European Commission (EC) adopted a set of new standard contractual clauses, one…

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GDPR Article 27 Representatives not liable for data protection breaches by controllers

Since the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force in May 2018, foreign data…

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NFTs – a bold new revenue stream for rights-holders?

The latest well-publicised craze in the art world is non-fungible tokens, or NFTs. NFTs were…

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The location of crypto: legal and tax implications

Cryptoassets are digital representations of value that operate via distributed ledger technology. As cryptoassets are…

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Cheque-mate: the tale of two adult children whose claim under the 1975 Act did not succeed

When Juliet and Lauretta’s father died, whom they reportedly called ‘the Chequebook,’ they were disappointed…

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GDPR-style AI regulation proposed by the European Commission

The European Commission (EC) proposes ‘the first-ever legal framework on AI’ governing the placement of…

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