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Digital Dispute Resolution Rules – a new way of resolving tech disputes?

Digital Dispute Resolution Rules – a new way of resolving tech disputes?

On 22 April 2021 the UK Jurisdiction Taskforce, chaired by Sir Geoffrey Vos, Master of the Rolls, published new arbitration rules, the Digital Dispute ...

AdTech update – Google changing the game

AdTech update – Google changing the game

In our previous update on the AdTech market we explored whether changes in the legal landscape around cookies and similar technologies would actually ...

No cookies? No worries! A new golden age for #adtech?

No cookies? No worries! A new golden age for #adtech?

Data protection regulations (primarily contained in the GDPR, as everyone will know…) have been making it harder for companies to collect and store us ...

A legal 'rubber stamp' for cryptoassets and smart contracts

A legal 'rubber stamp' for cryptoassets and smart contracts

Earlier on this year we released a series of papers on the subject of Distributed Ledger Technology, or "DLT" (of which blockchain is a key example) – ...

Liquidated Damages: A useful tool, but treat with caution...

Liquidated Damages: A useful tool, but treat with caution...

Liquidated damages clauses are a common feature in technology contracts. However, whilst they can be a useful tool, it's important they are treated wi ...

DAC Beachcroft's PropTech team

DAC Beachcroft's PropTech team

The increased use of technology in property is generating a new wealth of data and information and bringing greater choice, speed and efficiency. Succ ...