1. Data Protection Update: U.S. Special

    Welcome to our newsletter covering developments in the world of data protection and privacy law. Our latest issue is a U.S. special, covering: FTC settles complaint with U.S. company concerning misrepresentation of Privacy Shield participation; Texas Health and Human Services Commission fined over data breach; Last minute amendments to California Consumer Privacy Act; and Senate Democrats…

  2. Data blast; Germany issues €14.5 million fine for lax data security and more…

    Data blast; Germany issues €14.5 million fine for lax data security; UK and French regulators address facial recognition technology; Austrian Postal Service fined for multiple GDPR breaches

  3. New Year, New Rules: Changes to the Rules of Procedure of the EPO Boards of Appeal January 2020

    The new Rules of Procedure of the Boards of Appeal (RPBOA) of the EPO come into force on 1 January 2020. The new rules include significant changes and have been the subject of much debate, for example, on how much they will affect appeal proceedings at the EPO.

  4. MONOPOLY: Trade Mark Edition

  5. Design Protection of Graphical User Interfaces

  6. Integrated Circuits

  7. Designing for Compliance – Data Protection Considerations in the Development of AI

  8. What’s in the Patent Box for SMEs?

  9. Effective Use of Outsourcing for Developing Patent Portfolios

  10. AI Inventorship

  11. Venner Shipley Manchester strengthens biotech and life sciences team

  12. Patents on Artificial Intelligence