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Big Data - Understanding the Risks

April 4 2018 A popular definition of Big Data which can be found in the Gartner IT Glossary is known as the three “Vs” “high-volume, high-velocity and/or…

Step to it: what happens to sub-contractors when the main contract is terminated?

July 17 2019 At the end of June 2019, the TCC published the Judgment of The Honourable Mr Justice Stuart-Smith in respect of a costs hearing in the case of ABB AB…

Incoherent Use of Incoterms

February 14 2017 The Commercial Court case of Euro-Asian Oil SA v. Abilo (UK) Ltd which was reported in December 2016 flags up one of the problems found occasionally…

Legal Liability Options for Artificial Intelligence

October 16 2018 This article provides a whistle stop tour of the legal liability issues for Artificial Intelligence (AI). Briefly, AI can be defined as “Technologies…

‘No-one gives what he does not have’: title in materials and construction insolvency

January 29 2018 As the effects of Carillion’s liquidation ripple outwards, it is highly likely that this will lead to disputes about the ownership of materials. Some…

In review: digital markets, funding and payment services in United Kingdom

April 27 2021 An overview of key issues surrounding digital markets, payment services and funding for fintech businesses operating in United Kingdom, with particular regard to recent developments.

Insight: IP and data protection for fintech businesses in United Kingdom

April 27 2021 A brief guide to the key IP and data protection considerations for fintech businesses operating in United Kingdom.

Thinking of getting married this year?

February 12 2020 With 2020 being a Leap Year and Valentine’s Day fast approaching, love is all around us this February! Without wanting to dampen the romance, whether…

Proposed limitations on the use of facial recognition technology

February 6 2020 Liberal Democrat peer and former managing partner of law firm DLA Piper, Lord Clement-Jones, is calling for a review of the use of facial recognition…

Electronic signatures - legally binding or not worth the paper they’re written on?

February 6 2020 As we have become more and more technologically advanced, we have become more reliant upon electronic forms of communication. Email, text message and…