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Sustainable disruption: 12 decarbonising technologies for cities

Sustainable disruption: 12 decarbonising technologies for cities

We need clean cities. They consume over two-thirds of global energy resources and account for more than 70% of CO2

20/10/2021
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Blockchain

What are the legal issues around NFTs?

Sales of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) have soared in recent months. NFTs have been issued by businesses in various sectors, to

14/10/2021
Tech, Media and Comms

Metaverse Report

We are very excited to release our metaverse report, in collaboration with our partners at Newzoo, the international consultancy for

12/10/2021
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Regulatory and compliance

Government extends the deadline for using CE marking until 2023

The UK government has extended the deadline for use of the CE product marking for manufactured goods placed on the

31/08/2021
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Retail and Consumer

If chocolate is the answer then the question is…. What is it called and how can we advertise it legally?

Here they discuss the cross-jurisdictional implementation of the Chocolate Directive, adding a dash of sustainability and a swirl of advertising

09/08/2021
Competition, antitrust and trade

A New Deal for UK consumers?

The UK government has launched a consultation on updating consumer law, competition law and the powers of the Competition and

23/07/2021
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Regulatory Outlook

Regulatory Outlook | Product regulation | July 2021

Current issues Brexit brings new conformity markings for Great Britain and Northern Ireland From 1 January 2022, any goods placed

20/07/2021
Regulatory Outlook

Regulatory Outlook | Consumer regulation | July 2021

Current issues EU to introduce 'New Deal for Consumers' consumer law overhaul The New Deal for Consumers (Omnibus Directive) is

20/07/2021
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Regulatory Outlook

Regulatory Outlook | Food law | July 2021

Current issues FSA deadline for CBD novel food product applications has passed The Food Standards Agency (FSA) asked food business

20/07/2021
Online Safety

OSB in focus: will the Online Safety Bill increase the scope for actions brought by individuals against online platforms?

The forthcoming online safety legislation will create huge challenges to "regulated services" that fall within its scope, including significant compliance

02/07/2021
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Regulatory and compliance

Sweeping reforms proposed to EU product regulation

Between June and October 2020, the European Commission carried out a consultation on consumer policy which included a refit review

01/07/2021
Online Safety

OSB in focus: is the Online Safety Bill a skeleton or a springboard for dynamic regulation?

The government has published the Online Safety Bill for pre-legislative scrutiny and stakeholder review and comment. In doing so, it

18/06/2021
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