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Online Safety

The UK Online Safety Act: Top 10 takeaways for online service providers

What are the key points to be aware of and how will it work in practice?
Online Safety

UK Online Safety Act: Ofcom launches its first consultation on illegal harms

A picture is emerging of how to tackle the illegal harm duties as regulator sets out detailed draft guidance and
Retail and Consumer

How to avoid competition law bear-traps in Black Friday promotions in the UK and EU

As the Christmas shopping season kicks off, retailers need to be cautious about compliance on pricing as they seek to
Financial Services

FCA identifies UK industry failings in response to financial crime

Firms reminded to improve risk mitigation and customer support against authorised push payment fraud attacks
Financial Services

International Funds Legal Update | 16 November 2023

Venture Capital Investment Compact, FSCS coverage for LTAFs, and funds tokenisation
Regulatory and compliance

UK King's Speech announces legislation for the digital, data and media spheres

Three Queen's Speech 2022 bills have reappeared on the legislative programme: will they make the statute book this time?
Regulatory and compliance

Changes to the UK public procurement regimes set to deliver digital healthcare in the NHS

The huge potential of AI and data will help to drive efficiencies, improve patient outcomes and reduce spend
Online Safety

Age assurance is focus of European regulatory action for online protection of minors

What are the requirements and developments around age assurance in Europe and specifically France, Germany and the UK?

Autumn Statement 2023: what business tax measures can the UK expect?

Immediate tax cuts and giveaways are unlikely to feature in the chancellor's statement on 22 November
Financial Services

New rules on marketing cryptoassets in the UK suffer teething issues

Regulator warns firms on compliance, flags common problems with crypto financial promotions, and issues guidance
Artificial intelligence

UK tribunal says ICO had no jurisdiction to rule on US tech group Clearview AI

What does the Clearview tribunal judgment mean for Information Commisioner's Office extra-territorial enforcement?
Knowledge Notes

What to expect from the UK King's Speech

In what is likely to be the last Parliamentary session before the next general election, capacity for new measures is