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Blockchain-Based Applications - Evolving Legal Issues
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • European Union
  • September 8 2016

Generally speaking, a Blockchain is a peer-to-peer operated distributed digital ledger that records all transactions executed for a particular asset


Beyond Blockchain - Distributed Ledger Technologies and the Mayer Brown link
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • European Union, Global, USA
  • September 7 2016

Blockchain and other distributed ledger Technologies (“DLTs”) have great promise to transform the recording and management of transactions in a


What impact does the EU-US Privacy Shield have for financial institutions engaged in litigation requiring the transfer of data from the EU to the US?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 5 2016

On Monday 1 August 2016 the EU-US Privacy Shield regime went live', replacing the Safe Harbour regime (which had been declared invalid by the


A new EU Framework on Cybersecurity: The Network and Information Security Directive
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • European Union
  • July 29 2016

Efforts to coordinate and enhance cybersecurity across the European Union (“EU”) have taken a step forward with the publication on 19 July 2016 of


Brexit - What now?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union, OECD
  • July 21 2016

On June 23 2016, the citizens of the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union by a majority of 4 (52 Leave versus 48 Remain). This


Taking stock of Brexit Keep calm and carry on
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 20 2016

This is the first in a series of articles aimed at providing legal updates to private equity portfolio companies. It is hoped that the information


Privacy Shield is Here. Now What?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • July 15 2016

On July 12, 2016, the European Commission and the US Department of Commerce signed the EU-US Privacy Shield agreement, a much-anticipated framework


Brexit: What are the options for the financial services industry?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 8 2016

On 23 June 2016, UK voters decided to leave the European Union ("EU"). While implementation of this decision will take years, financial institutions


Brexit: impact on M&A and ECM transactions
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • June 30 2016

The UK's decision to leave the EU will of course have implications for corporate activity in the UK. The immediate consequence is uncertainty, which


Brexit: How will it affect my business? The implications for data privacy, intellectual property and information technology matters
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • June 23 2016

Following a referendum held on 23 June 2016, it has been announced that the United Kingdom has decided to leave the EU ("Brexit"). This legal