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Cyber security | UK Regulatory Outlook February 2024

LockBit operations disrupted by international law enforcement | Joint advisory about state-sponsored cyber attackers compromising critical infrastructure | Potential delay
Regulatory Outlook

Telecoms | UK Regulatory Outlook February 2024

Ofcom consultation on regulations to update the fees for Wireless Telegraphy Act licences
Retail and Consumer

UK rail regulator increases focus on online ticket retailing, hidden fees and 'drip pricing'

What is good practice for train-ticket retailers when displaying prices and fees and providing online information?
Tech, Media and Comms

Technology, Media, and Communications Annual Review 2024: key themes

AI, digital regulation, M&A and emerging 'inclusive' policies are among the areas of focus for this year's review
IT and data

Dutch Data Protection Authority issues new guidance and steps up cookie-banner supervision

Organisations have more clarity on the content and layout of cookie banners but need to check their compliance
Competition litigation and disputes

High Court rules in UK’s third-ever cartel damages judgment

Osborne Clarke acts for successful corporate claimants in damages claim relating to a worldwide LCD panels cartel
Retail and Consumer

English court finds trade mark valid for oat-based drinks despite use of the term 'milk'

High Court rules that the UKIPO wrongly found mark invalid and did not breach regulation on use of term 'milk'
Artificial intelligence

What is the latest on the UK government's approach to regulating AI?

The response to the AI white paper confirms no new legislation and a decentralised approach, but what else is planned?
Artificial intelligence

UK AI and copyright voluntary code of practice dropped – what next?

Balancing IP rightsholders' and AI developers' interests proves difficult as agreement on a code cannot be reached and Lords committee
IT and data

DORA – New EU cybersecurity law for Crypto

Crypto-assets are digital in their nature, but in many ways resemble traditional assets. In line with the EU's Regulation on
Financial Services

Payment services reform poses challenge for Europe's people platforms, MSPs and payroll companies

Those that have relied on the commercial agent exemption will need to revisit their business models to remain compliant
Tech, Media and Comms

Looking back at the press publisher right to fair compensation in 2023 and looking forward to 2024

As implementation of the European Copyright Directive continues, we look at the most recent developments and at what is coming