1. Data Protection - cyber attacks, health data

    In this issue, Japan is working with Europe on a new data protection agreement, and the UK government issues guidance for the use of AI in healthcare.

  2. EU General Court confirms that there is no general presumption of confidentiality in clinical study

    The circumstances in which clinical data concerning authorised medicinal products can be disclosed by the European Medicines Agency (EMA), continues to generate debate. In the recent case of Amicus Therapeutics v European Medicines Agency (EMA) (Case T-33/17), the General Court (Second…

  3. New Partner appointment in Manchester

    Venner Shipley is delighted to announce the appointment of Paul Misselbrook as a partner to head up our Manchester office.

  4. New guidance on the patentability criteria for AI inventions

  5. Patent Box update

  6. Human error main cause of data breaches, British Airways hacked, Brazil adopts new rules

  7. Latest guidance on IP rights in a ‘no deal’ Brexit scenario

  8. Latest guidance on IP rights in a ‘no deal’ Brexit scenario

  9. Government Guidance on ‘Trade marks and designs if there’s no Brexit deal’

  10. Government launches Code of Conduct for AI and data-driven technology in the healthcare sector.

  11. Government Guidance on ‘Trade marks and designs if there’s no Brexit deal’

  12. Online sales restrictions are anti-competitive says Competition Appeals Tribunal