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Introduction to the laws protecting confidential information and trade secrets in the UKHistorically, the UK had no statutory regime to address the...
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Produced in partnership with William Smith of Bird & Bird LLP 23rd Oct
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Brexit: On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be an EU Member State and entered an implementation period, during which it continues to be subject to EU...
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19th Oct
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Brexit: The Retained General Data Protection Regulation, Retained Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (UK GDPR) regime described in this Practice Note is the UK...
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19th Oct
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Brexit: On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be an EU Member State and entered an implementation period, during which it continues to be subject to EU...
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Produced in partnership with Alex Brown of Simmons & Simmons 19th Oct
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DRAFTING FOR BREXIT: For the latest information on the impact of Brexit on the drafting, negotiation and enforceability of this Precedent, see...
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16th Oct
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This Practice Note discusses the impact of Brexit on the general processing of personal data under the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation...
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16th Oct
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This Practice Note should be read in conjunction with Practice Notes: Privacy law—misuse of private information and Privacy law—remedies.Coronavirus...
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Produced in partnership with Ben Gallop and Lily Walker-Parr of 5RB and Daniel Bishop 16th Oct
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The tort of misuse of private information is the principal cause of action relied upon to protect privacy rights, at least against defendants who are...
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Produced in partnership with Ben Gallop and Lily Walker-Parr of 5RB 15th Oct
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Brexit: On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be an EU Member State and entered an implementation period, during which it continues to be subject to EU...
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28th Sep
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Brexit: On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be an EU Member State and entered an implementation period, during which it continues to be subject to EU...
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26th Sep
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The tort of misuse of private information is focused on 'the protection of human autonomy and dignity—the right to control the dissemination of...
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26th Sep
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1 Anti-bribery—short form—pro-customer Bribery Laws means the Bribery Act 2010[ and associated guidance published...
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26th Sep
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This Practice Note provides an overview of the adtech ecosystem and the programmatic buying and selling of online display advertising. It considers...
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26th Sep
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Intellectual property (IP) agreements relating to, for example, licensing of technology and for the joint development of new technology, may have a...
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25th Sep
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The General Data Protection Regulation (the GDPR), Regulation (EU) 2016/679 was published in the Official Journal of the EU on 4 May...
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25th Sep

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Brexit: As of exit day (31 January 2020), the UK is no longer an EU Member State, but it has entered an implementation period during which it...
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2nd Sep
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Brexit: On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be an EU Member State and entered an implementation period, during which it continues to be subject to EU...
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3rd Sep
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This Practice Note introduces cloud computing concepts and describes key principles underpinning the cloud market in the UK. It covers the...
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25th Sep
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Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:Australia; Austria; Belgium; Brazil; Canada; Chile; China; Colombia;...
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25th Sep
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The Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA 2018) creates a number of criminal offences relating to the misuse of personal data in the UK. For information on...
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25th Sep
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Brexit: On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be an EU Member State and entered an implementation period, during which it continues to be subject to EU...
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26th Sep
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As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...
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Produced in partnership with JJ Shaw of Lewis Silkin LLP and Alex Kelham of Lewis Silkin LLP 26th Sep
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1Wording for website terms and conditions—Cookies and other information-gathering technologies1.1We use necessary cookies to make our site work....
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26th Sep
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1Introduction1.1The Company understands that the internet and social media platforms are increasingly used as a means of communication both at work...
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26th Sep
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1Introduction1.1The Company understands that the internet and social media platforms are increasingly used as a means of communication both at work...
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26th Sep
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Letter notifying data subject of data breach under the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003, SI 2003/2426[Data subject’s name and...
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26th Sep
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1Introduction1.1The Company is committed to the highest standards of information security and treats confidentiality and data security extremely...
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26th Sep
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DRAFTING FOR BREXIT: For the latest information on the impact of Brexit on the drafting, negotiation and enforceability of this Precedent, see...
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26th Sep
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IntroductionThis Record retention schedule accompanies and is incorporated into [insert organisation’s name]’s Record management policy. It sets out...
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26th Sep
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FORTHCOMING CHANGE: Amendments to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 to change the definition of a ‘protected caution’...
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26th Sep
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You must read this policy because it gives important information about:•the Company’s rules on the use of internet, email, telephone and other...
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26th Sep
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1Introduction1.1The Company holds personal data (or information) about job applicants, employees, clients, customers, suppliers, business contacts and...
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26th Sep
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You must read this policy because it gives important information about:•the Company’s rules on the use of internet, email, telephone and other...
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26th Sep
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DRAFTING FOR BREXIT: For the latest information on the impact of Brexit on the drafting, negotiation and enforceability of this Precedent, see...
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26th Sep
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DRAFTING FOR BREXIT: For the latest information on the impact of Brexit on the drafting, negotiation and enforceability of this Precedent, see...
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