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Another bleeding business reports a data breach
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 28 2016

The announcement by Yahoo that 500 million accounts were stolen, in what is regarded as one of the largest cyber security breaches ever, confirms


Should retailers be fighting for more space on the High Street?
  • Ashfords LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 28 2016

A recent report from the Local Data Company suggests that fewer shops are being opened in the UK in 2016 than there were in the previous year. 20,804


Back to the Future 2: five contract issues around robotics, automation and AI
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 27 2016

AI, smart robots and automation are a tangible reality - as discussed in a previous post - which, although not yet fully addressed from a legal


When is software goods?
  • Paris Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 26 2016

The question as to whether software is “goods” for the purposes of the Sale of Goods Act 1979 (“SGA”) has long been debated. Under the SGA, a


Law Society-led working party endorses e-Signatures in business contracts
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • September 21 2016

The EC adopted the Regulation on electronic identification and trust services for electronic transactions in the Internal Market


How the impending Brexit impacts the legal framework of doing business with the UK- the German perspective
  • Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek
  • European Union, Germany, United Kingdom
  • September 20 2016

In a referendum, held in the United Kingdom on June 23, 2016, a majority of voters decided in favor of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and


Data Protection: New General Data Protection Regulations expected to come into force in May 2018
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 13 2016

Before the Brexit vote, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (“Regulation”) was expected to become law in the UK in May 2018, replacing the


Industry 4.0: revolution or Evolution? Industry 4.0
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 8 2016

There has been much hype about "Industry 4.0" and how it has been (and will) change the manufacturing industry beyond all recognition in the near


An Interview with Dick Elsy, CEO, High Value Manufacturing Catapult
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 8 2016

The High Value Manufacturing (HVM) Catapult is the catalyst for the future growth and success of advanced manufacturing in the UK. Its seven


An introduction to smart contracts
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 31 2016

In simple terms, a smart contract is a self-executing contract, containing electronically drafted provisions which have the ability to automate a