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The Digital Revolution: Blockchain – the legal issues

Catherine Hammon, Digital Revolution Knowledge Lawyer, and Nick Thody, Head of Knowledge, examine the practical applications and legal issues surrounding blockchain. Our Digital Revolution series explores a range of disruptive topics including artificial intelligence...

Written on: 13 Sep 2018


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Singapore issues new data protection guidelines to curb usage of identification numbers

Earlier today on 31 August 2018, Singapore's privacy regulator, the Personal Data Protection Commission (PDPC), issued guidelines relating to the use of personal identification numbers. Commonly known as NRIC (National...

Written on: 31 Aug 2018


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The Digital Revolution: How blockchain works

Catherine Hammon, Digital Revolution Knowledge Lawyer, and Nick Thody, Head of Knowledge, take a look at Blockchain: the history, the fundamental workings and the security issues. Our Digital Revolution series explores a...

Written on: 22 Aug 2018


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The Digital Revolution: Fundamentals of Artificial Intelligence

Catherine Hammon, Digital Revolution Knowledge Lawyer, and Nick Thody, Head of Knowledge, examine the increasing interest and new uses for Artificial Intelligence – and the legal issues this presents for...

Written on: 16 Aug 2018


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Loot Box Update

Netherlands On 19 June, the Dutch Gaming Authority (Kansspelautoriteit) published a statement  cautioning games publishers that starting on the following day, it would start checking whether game companies have made...

Written on: 16 Aug 2018


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The Italian government banned gambling advertising, what does the law say?

Background After less than a month from the entry into force of the Dignity Decree, on August 7, 2018, the Parliament ratified the Dignity Decree, which was published in the...

Written on: 15 Aug 2018


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Upcoming Italian regulations on video game content and age ratings and their impact on the PEGI system

With respect to videogames, article 10 of the Legislative Decree has delegated the issuing of new regulations introducing a new content and age rating system to the Italian Communications Regulatory...

Written on: 15 Aug 2018


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Tort and Intellectual Property Laws in Singapore – ASEAN Law Association

The ASEAN Law Association was formed in 1979 by the legal communities of the various ASEAN countries to foster closer ties, better understanding and co-operation. The ALA brings together the...

Written on: 14 Aug 2018


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The Digital Revolution: transformation and disruption

Digital Revolution Knowledge Lawyer Catherine Hammon considers the disruption and transformation that new technology is bringing – along with the potential impact and legal issues that it poses. You can watch the...

Written on: 6 Aug 2018


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