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How could Blockchain disrupt the music industry?
  • Bird & Bird
  • USA
  • July 5 2017

At its core, a blockchain is a distributed database (meaning a database that is not stored centrally, with duplicate copies on thousands of computers


Influencing the Digital Consumer & Platform Economy - European Consultation for a Revision of Consumer Law
  • Bird & Bird
  • European Union
  • July 13 2017

Recently, the European Commission (EC) opened a public consultation for all citizens and organisations with regard to a revision of EU consumer law


Germany is the first EU Member State to enact new Data Protection Act to align with the GDPR
  • Bird & Bird
  • Germany
  • July 7 2017

On 5 July 2017, almost a year before the General Data Protection Regulation (EU2016679, the "GDPR") will be applied, the new German Federal Data


France Launches Healthcare Big Data
  • Bird & Bird
  • France
  • July 24 2017

France is in the process of establishing a legal system ("Système national des données de santé" - national healthcare big data system) that will


GDPR is around the corner - employers must prepare to comply with stricter data protection rules
  • Bird & Bird
  • European Union
  • July 11 2017

The most significant regulatory change of the last few decades in EU data protection law is drawing nearer: the General Data Protection Regulation


Enforcement of open source licenses?
  • Bird & Bird
  • Denmark
  • January 24 2017

What happens when codes are released under an open source license? Has the developer in effect written off his right to the code? Can a developer of


Ethics Committee of German Federal Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure publishes guidance notes on automated driving
  • Bird & Bird
  • Germany
  • July 7 2017

The Ethics Committee of the Federal Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure for Automated and Connected Driving has published its report on 20 June


Data Security and Cybercrime in the United Kingdom
  • Bird & Bird
  • Global, United Kingdom
  • June 5 2017

A structured guide to data protection and cyber security in the United Kingdom


Electronic marketing and internet use in the United Kingdom
  • Bird & Bird
  • Global, United Kingdom
  • June 5 2017

A structured guide to electronic marketing and internet use in the United Kingdom


Article 29 Working Party ("WP29") has recently published an opinion regarding data processing at work which provides a number of important considerations employers should make when processing data
  • Bird & Bird
  • European Union
  • July 6 2017

WP29 is an expert group who provides guidance to the authorities in the EU on data protection. The opinion is a supplement to previous publications