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Will Consent Be Disfavored as Basis for Processing Personal Data in Clinical Research Under EU Data Protection Law?
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA, United Kingdom, European Union
  • June 18 2018

The European General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR"), which took effect on May 25, 2018, requires that all processing of personal data subject


Global Perspectives On High Court Microsoft Warrant Case
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA, New Zealand, United Kingdom, European Union, Global
  • January 10 2018

Microsoft Corp.'s heated dispute with the U.S. Department of Justice over data stored on its servers abroad has more parties weighing in, this time


European Commission Issues Guidelines on Licensing and Litigating Standard-Essential Patents
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • European Union
  • December 1 2017

On November 29, 2017, the European Commission published its long-awaited guidance on litigating and licensing standard-essential patents (SEPs), as


SEC Issues No-Action Letters to Ease U.S. and MiFID II Compliance; EC Issues Guidance on MiFID II Advisers’ Receipt of Research from Non-EU Brokers
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA, European Union
  • November 9 2017

On October 26, 2017, the SEC staff issued three no-action letters to, respectively, the Investment Company Institute (the “ICI Letter”), the


Excessive Pricing in Generic Drug Markets
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • August 23 2017

EU and UK antitrust laws make it illegal for dominant firms to charge unfair or excessive prices. These laws have most often been applied in markets


Article 29 Working Party has “grave concerns” about the proposed e-Privacy Regulation
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • European Union
  • May 30 2017

The Article 29 Data Protection Working Party has adopted Opinion 012017 on the Proposed Regulation on Privacy and Electronic Communications. The


UK starts European Union withdrawal process
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • March 30 2017

The UK prime minister gave notice to the European Council yesterday of the UK's intention to withdraw from the European Union (EU). The letter of


Cookies Crumble? The draft EU Regulation on Privacy and Electronic Communications
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • European Union
  • March 3 2017

The European Commission recently published a proposed Regulation on Privacy and Electronic Communications (the "Regulation"). The Regulation aims to


EU Reaches Final Agreement on Conflict Minerals Regulation - An Overview
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • European Union
  • November 28 2016

On November 22, the EU Council, Commission and Parliament reached an informal final agreement on a conflict minerals regulation. Last week’s agreement


Delay to the Application Date of the EU Regulation on Packaged Retail and Insurance-based Investment Products
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • European Union
  • November 9 2016

The European Commission announced on 9 November 2016 an extension to the application date of the Regulation on Key Information Documents for Packaged