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A key objective of the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the EU GDPR) is to achieve a level of consistency in relation to...
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19th May
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Rome II—application and interpretationThis Practice Note is for use when determining applicable law in respect of events giving rise to damage, where...
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19th May
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Investigatory Powers TribunalFor information on the overarching regime for scrunity of the use of powers under the Investigatory Powers Act 2016 (IPA...
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19th May
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Brexit—exiting the EU under Article 50 [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note contains...
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Produced in partnership with Adam Cygan of University of Leicester 19th May
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On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be an EU Member State and entered a Brexit implementation period. Due to the extensive similarities between the...
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19th May
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Can the board of a co-operative and community benefit society (a registered society) delegate powers to any third party, and can the registered...
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19th May
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Rome Convention—introduction and interpretation [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.The UK is no longer...
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19th May
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In briefThis precedent links to: •a template created by the UK Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) of the ‘Set II’ or ‘2004’ EU Standard...
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19th May
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The internet and, in particular, social media is a high risk area for defamation litigation. Content posted on blogs, internet forums, online...
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Produced in partnership with 5RB 19th May
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Introduction to retained EU lawThis Practice Note provides an introduction to retained EU law. It provides an overview of the key definitions and...
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Produced in partnership with Dr. Kieran Laird of Gowling WLG 19th May
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Many companies and government bodies (such as HMRC) have been exposed to loss of confidential information and many other breaches of confidentiality...
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19th May
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Requirements of the company sealThis Practice Note provides practical guidance regarding the requirements of the company seal. Where a company has a...
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19th May
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SubcontractingThis Practice Note examines the following legal and practical matters in relation to entering into a subcontract or when granting...
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19th May
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[IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE[BUSINESS AND PROPERTY COURTS [OF ENGLAND AND WALES OR IN [insert location]]][Specify division][Specify specialist...
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19th May
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The tort of misuse of private information is the principal cause of action relied on 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 19th May
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Privacy law—misuse of private informationThe tort of misuse of private information is focused on ‘the protection of human autonomy and dignity—the...
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Produced in partnership with Ben Gallop and Lily Walker-Parr of 5RB and Daniel Bishop 19th May

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CookiesThis Practice Note examines the law on the use of cookies and similar technologies in the UK, and covers the following:•Types of cookies and...
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25th Jul
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Internet of things (IoT)—data protection, privacy and securityThis Practice Note focuses on the data protection and privacy implications of the...
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Produced in partnership with Rosemary Jay of Hunton Andrews Kurth, Giulio Coraggio of DLA Piper and Giordana Babini of DLA Piper 25th Jul
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Drones—privacy and data protectionIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period...
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Produced in partnership with Joseph Dalby SC of The 36 Group 25th Jul
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Personal data sharing schedule—controller to controller—pro-disclosing partySTOP PRESS: On 13 July 2021 the European Data Protection Board published...
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25th Jul
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Personal data processing schedule—short form—pro-processorSTOP PRESS: On 13 July 2021, the European Data Protection Board published its finalised and...
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25th Jul
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Image rights—protection, exploitation and taxationAs of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with...
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Produced in partnership with JJ Shaw of Lewis Silkin LLP, Alex Kelham of Lewis Silkin LLP and Rob Meredith CTA of PKF Francis Clark 25th Jul
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Online behavioural advertisingThis Practice Note analyses the following commercial and legal issues relating to online behavioural advertising (OBA),...
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25th Jul
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Artificial intelligence—data protectionThis Practice Note provides a summary of UK data protection law as it applies to the use of artificial...
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25th Jul
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mHealth—data protection considerationsIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period...
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Produced in partnership with Francesca Blythe of Sidley Austin and William Long of Sidley Austin 25th Jul
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UK GDPR—impact on release agreements in the creative industriesThis Practice Note provides insight on how release arrangements in the UK film and...
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Produced in partnership with Anna Skurczynska of Open Plan Law Ltd 25th Jul
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Children and data protection law—the age appropriate design code (children’s code)The UK data protection authority, the Information Commissioner’s...
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25th Jul
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Mobile app development and data protectionThis Practice Note refers to mobile apps: the software applications that run on mobile devices. Mobile...
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25th Jul
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Conducting clinical research—data protection implicationsIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit...
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Produced in partnership with Francesca Blythe of Sidley Austin and William Long of Sidley Austin 25th Jul
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Data processing side agreement—personal data only—pro-controllerSTOP PRESS: On 13 July 2021 the European Data Protection Board published its finalised...
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25th Jul
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Stand-alone data processing agreement—personal and non-personal data—pro-customerSTOP PRESS: On 13 July 2021 the European Data Protection Board...
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Produced in partnership with Marina Paul 25th Jul
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Direct marketingThis Practice Note analyses the legal and commercial issues arising out of direct marketing activities. It covers the following:•What...
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25th Jul
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Personal data processing schedule—short form—pro-controllerThis Precedent is drafted in contemplation of arrangements where the parties wish to insert...
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25th Jul
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Cloud computing—key legal issuesThis Practice Note considers the following legal and commercial issues relating to cloud services:•Due...
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25th Jul
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Personal data sharing clause—controller to controller—pro-receiving partySTOP PRESS: On 13 July 2021 the European Data Protection Board published its...
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25th Jul
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Autonomous and connected vehicles—data protection and privacy issuesThis Practice Note considers the following data protection, privacy and security...
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Produced in partnership with Shoosmiths 25th Jul

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