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Shifting sands for AI in Europe: Spain unveils Europe’s first sandbox for artificial intelligence

European Union, Spain - July 1 2022 Since its release in April 2021, the draft AI regulations (the “Regulations”), also referred to as the EU AI Act, have acted as a catalyst of legal…

I, Creator: UK Intellectual Property Office publishes its response to consultation on AI and intellectual property law

United Kingdom - June 30 2022 In November 2021, we reported on a consultation by the UK Intellectual Property Office (“UKIPO”) on potential amendments to existing intellectual…

Facial recognition: the new EDPB 5/2022 guidelines are online!

European Union - June 24 2022 The European Data Protection Board (“EDPB”) has published Guidelines 5/2022 on privacy issues in the use of facial recognition technology by law…

New rules on short and simple telecoms contract details

United Kingdom - June 24 2022 On Friday 17 June 2022, Ofcom announced a new set of rules coming into force requiring customers of telecoms services (including broadband, mobile…

First test of Ofcom’s new non-geostationary orbit (NGSO) satellite system licensing process

United Kingdom - June 23 2022 In the UK, any person who wishes to operate an earth station gateway, or earth station terminals, as part of a NGSO satellite network must obtain a…

Payment schemes in the metaverse - cryptocurrencies and smart contracts

United Kingdom - June 20 2022 The evolution of payment methods in the metaverse and the new meta-economy are key concepts in understanding how tomorrow’s commerce will look:…

Cryptocurrency exchanges officially in Italy. What are the applicable regulatory requirements?

Italy - June 15 2022 The recent enrolment of one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the special section of the so-called “Organismo degli Agenti e…

Project Gigabit: Spring Update 2022

United Kingdom - June 14 2022 In February 2022 DLA Piper published an article on the winter update (the “Winter Update”) to Project Gigabit (“Project”) and the developments made…

Ofcom proceeds with implementing the Wireless Telegraphy (Mobile Repeater) (Exemption) Regulations 2022

United Kingdom - June 13 2022 In the UK, Ofcom is responsible for, among other things, authorising and moderating use of radio spectrum. This is done through the granting of…

Metaverse and cybersecurity, what are the challenges for the future?

USA - June 13 2022 The growth of the metaverse emphasizes the need to address the cybersecurity challenges posed by this new multimedia environment. It is increasingly…