New technologies

View TMT by content type:

Latest TMT News

Featured TMT content

Practice notes
Sport has become a big business. It is now widely recognised not only as a pastime or recreation but as an industry in its own right. However, as a...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Craig Giles of Bird & Bird 12th Jan
Practice notes
A director who is in any way, directly or indirectly, interested in:•a proposed transaction or arrangement with the company of which they are a...
Read More >
9th Nov
Precedents
1DefinitionsModern Slavery Policy•means the Customer's anti-slavery and human trafficking policy as set out in Schedule [insert] as updated by the...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Brexit: As of exit day (11pm on 31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note sets out guidance upon the meaning, use and importance of commonly used terms in exclusion and limitation of liability clauses in...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Tim Wright of Fladgate 12th Jan
Practice notes
DefencesThere are a number of substantive defences to a defamation claim, the majority of which are now, since the Defamation Act 2013 (DA 2013),...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with 5RB 12th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note describes and explains the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) process and covers:•Application of the UDRP•Purpose...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Emily Taylor of Oxford Information Labs 12th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note considers the following issues in relation to the development and use of autonomous and connected vehicles (also referred to as...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Lucy McCormick of Henderson Chambers 12th Jan
Practice notes
An intellectual property (IP) owner may choose to license its IP to a third party. This can be an effective route to generating revenue while...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Jessica Stretch 12th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note has been produced in partnership with Guy Pendell, Liz Williams and Kushal Gandhi of CMS.STOP PRESS: This Practice Note is under...
Read More >
9th Nov
Precedents
Option 1—deed executed by a company under its common seal (model articles, where the authorised signatory is an...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Although its popularity has declined in recent years in favour of permissive licences such as MIT, a significant amount of software remains licensed...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note should be read in conjunction with Practice Notes: Privacy law—misuse of private information and Privacy law—remedies.Coronavirus...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Ben Gallop and Lily Walker-Parr of 5RB and Daniel Bishop 12th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note covers the considerations to be taken into account before drafting a Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) complaint...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Emily Taylor of Oxford Information Labs 12th Jan
Practice notes
Brexit: As of exit day (11pm on 31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK...
Read More >
9th Nov
Precedents
Month means a calendar month; Close This is a suggested definition for the term 'month', which...
Read More >
9th Nov

Most recent New technologies content

Practice notes
This timeline sets out key dates and information relating to the development of civilian drones including consultations, legislative changes and...
Read More >
13th Apr
Practice notes
On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be an EU Member State and entered a Brexit implementation period. This Practice Note introduces the general...
Read More >
12th Apr
Practice notes
On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be a member of the EU and EEA. Given the extensive data flows between the EEA and UK, equivalent EEA data...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP 12th Apr
Precedents
This Agreement is made on [insert date] (the Commencement Date) between the following:Parties1[insert supplier name] a company incorporated in England...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Tim Wright of Fladgate LLP and Sarah Bryan of Morgan Lewis 9th Apr
Precedents
IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Deirdre Moynihan of Kemp IT Law 9th Apr
Practice notes
Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:Canada; China; France; Germany; Hungary; India; Italy; Japan; Mexico;...
Read More >
9th Apr
Practice notes
Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:Argentina; Bahamas; Belgium; Brazil; Canada; Chile; European Union;...
Read More >
9th Apr
Practice notes
Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:Australia; Austria; India; Japan; Liechtenstein; Mexico; Singapore; South...
Read More >
9th Apr
Practice notes
Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:Argentina; Brazil; China; Germany; Italy; Japan; Mexico; South Africa;...
Read More >
9th Apr
Practice notes
This Practice Note looks at technology concerning robotics, including:•What is a robot?•Smart robots•How do robots work?•Automatic v autonomous•Why...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Dr. David Bisset of iTechnic Ltd 9th Apr
Practice notes
IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Joseph Dalby SC of The 36 Group 9th Apr
Q&As
What is a smart contract and how might it be used?Smart contracts are computerised transaction protocols that execute the terms of a contract...
Read More >
8th Apr
Q&As
What is bitcoin?Bitcoin is a digital token that lets you send money to any person in the world to pay for goods and services.It is a transparent,...
Read More >
8th Apr
Practice notes
Blockchain has erupted into mainstream consciousness with multiple consultations and discussions by regulators underway or completed around the world....
Read More >
Produced in partnership with John Salmon of Hogan Lovells 8th Apr
Practice notes
BREXIT: The UK is leaving EU on Exit Day (as defined in the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018). This has an impact on this Practice Note. For...
Read More >
8th Apr
Practice notes
The Internet of Things (IoT) is the term given to everyday objects (not just traditional computing devices, such as laptops and smartphones) which are...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Matthew Hunt of Bristows and Pat Treacy of Bristows 29th Mar
Precedents
IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Simon Phippard, Of Counsel, Lucy England, Partner and Veronica Webster, Associate of Bird & Bird and ARPAS-UK (the UK Drone association) 26th Mar
Practice notes
This timeline sets out key dates and information relating to legal issues surrounding the development of artificial intelligence (AI) technology...
Read More >
25th Mar
Practice notes
On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be a member of the EU and EEA. This Practice Note introduces:•the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation...
Read More >
24th Mar
Practice notes
UK and EU data protection laws each include a right to data portability. This right allows individuals to obtain from a controller a copy of their...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Alex Brown of Simmons & Simmons 24th Mar

Popular documents