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IT and data

UK government proposes clamp down on data subject access requests being used as a litigation tactic

The government's response to its 'Data: a new direction' consultation suggests that an inappropriate 'purpose' for making a DSAR could

05/08/2022
Tech, Media and Comms

European institutions contemplate the metaverse and its policy challenges

European Parliament Research Service paper considers regulation by adapting the existing digital world policy framework

04/08/2022
Regulatory and compliance

EU's Digital Service Act to introduce first express ban on 'dark patterns'

Definition of dark patterns sheds light on concerns including exiting subscriptions easily while raising applicability questions

02/08/2022
Regulatory and compliance

Details of Bill to relax gene editing rules in UK announced

IP and devolution questions raised as Genetic Technology (Precision Breeding) Bill begins its Parliamentary process

29/07/2022
Financial Services

Funds Legal Update | July 2022

Welcome to a new edition of our Funds Legal Update

28/07/2022
Regulatory Outlook

Advertising and marketing | Regulatory Outlook July 2022

ASA on debt management ads | Eye spy enhanced disclosures for children | Kellogg's challenge to HFSS rules fails

28/07/2022
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Environment | Regulatory Outlook July 2022

Tougher punishments on polluting water | Single-use plastic legislation | EU nature restoration law

28/07/2022
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Competition | Regulatory Outlook July 2022

Subsidy Control Act – statutory guidance | CMA focus on retail price maintenance | Competition investigations into Amazon

28/07/2022
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Regulated procurement | Regulatory Outlook July 2022

Procurement Bill | Policy paper on transparency of UK public contracts | Public Procurement (International Trade Agreements) (Amendment) Regulations 2022

28/07/2022
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Food Law | Regulatory Outlook July 2022

Devolved nations set to diverge from England on HFSS foods | Kellogg's challenge to HFSS | Genetic Technology (Precision Breeding)

28/07/2022
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Sanctions and export control | Regulatory Outlook July 2022

Government introduces new sanctions legislation against Belarus | OFSI developments

28/07/2022
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Data protection | Regulatory Outlook July 2022

Data Protection and Digital Information Bill laid before Parliament | UK government announces adequacy agreement in principle with South Korea

28/07/2022
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