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Britain and the EU: telecoms businesses
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 28 2015

The current EU regulatory framework is a package of five directives and two regulations which has the following aims: promotion of competition in the


Britain and the EU: media businesses
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 28 2015

In the EU, broadcasting is primarily regulated under the Audio-visual Media Services (AVMS) Directive. The AVMS Directive distinguishes between


Britain and the EU: your data
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 28 2015

The data protection framework in the EU is based on the Data Protection Directive. Although member state regulation is based on this directive


Britain and the EU: insolvency and restructuring
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 28 2015

The EC Regulation on Insolvency Proceedings (EIR) applies in all EU member states (except Denmark). This means that an insolvency process listed in


Britain and the EU: your real estate
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 28 2015

Real estate law is one of the few legal branches which have remained essentially national and in which differences amongst national laws remain the


Britain and the EU: your environmental obligations
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 28 2015

European regulatory initiatives dominate UK environmental legislation. Mostly, these take the form of EU directives, which the UK has implemented


Data scraping: the risks for buyers of data-heavy businesses
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • European Union
  • August 25 2015

As businesses start to see the value in holding large data-sets, many are looking at investing in companies that use (or, depending on your


Autonomous vehicles: why regulators need to put their foot down
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • August 21 2015

EY claims in a recent report that it will be 20 years before autonomous vehicles become part of daily life. It is the latest in a long line of


Britain and the EU: potential tax implications of the UK leaving the EU
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 17 2015

The current balance of competences between the EU and the UK on tax is quite intricate, with a tension between member states’ desire to determine


Britain and the EU: your intellectual property
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 17 2015

EU member states benefit from a range of pan-EU intellectual property regimes. These include pan-EU IP rights, like Community Trade Marks and