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Artificial intelligence

What will the next UK government do about regulating and supporting AI?

What approach is taken to artificial intelligence in the manifestos of the two main parties?
IT and data

Cyber attack on a UK staffing company:  a 'war story'

What lessons can workforce solutions companies draw from a recent ransomware attack that likely affected 250,000 people?
Financial Services

Financial Conduct Authority to gather more information from UK consumer credit firms

UK regulator sets out final rules and guidance on new reporting requirements
Competition, antitrust and trade

Government updates guidance on the UK National Security and Investment Act

Changes cover call-in powers, universities and research bodies, outward direct investment and notification forms
Real estate

A muted Leasehold and Freehold Reform Act is now law but not yet in force in England

The hasty pre-general election introduction in the final parliamentary session has led to major legislative casualties
Commercial

Marketinglaw: April and May 2024

Welcome to the latest edition of Marketinglaw.
Regulatory Outlook

Environmental, social and governance | UK Regulatory Outlook May 2024

UK Forest Risk Commodities scheme on the back burner | CSDDD receives final vote | Postponement of European sustainability reporting
Regulatory Outlook

Fintech, digital assets, payments and consumer credit | UK Regulatory Outlook May 2024

BoE speech on modernising UK payments | FCA feedback statement on potential competition impacts from data asymmetry between Big Tech
Regulatory Outlook

Food Law | UK Regulatory Outlook May 2024

What the general election means for food law | FSA progresses two novel food applications for CBD products | Government
Regulatory Outlook

Health and safety | UK Regulatory Outlook May 2024

General election impact on the Terrorism (Protection of Premises) Bill | HSE publish strategic approach to AI | Mental Health
Regulatory Outlook

Modern slavery | UK Regulatory Outlook May 2024

European Parliament adopts position on forced labour regulation | Modern Slavery Act 2015: statement registry updated | Regulations to eradicate
Regulatory Outlook

Data Law | UK Regulatory Outlook May 2024

DPDI bill falls following UK election announcement | UK government publishes Smart Data Roadmap | ICO's AI strategy