Information Technology Analysis
This week’s pick of top writers from TheLawyer.com’s IT, data and privacy briefings
Technology M&A is leading the way in Israel as foreign companies clamour to invest, but will a regulator’s U-turn put the brakes on growth?
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The proposed counter-terrorism law looks set to leave ISPs and social media sites uncomfortably torn between security and privacy demands.
Given the growth in the amount of data businesses create and store, it’s a good point in time to determine how companies and law firms are working with eDiscovery and computer forensics.
Panel reviews 2014: The chosen ones download
Which firms are cutting it in this era of slimline rosters, and who are the GC new brooms making clean sweeps? The Lawyer can reveal all
Information Technology Briefings
The ever-changing world of online gaming regulation download subscription
Regulatory developments across a range of online gaming jurisdictions.
The four main trends in legal technology subscription
Cybercrime – wake up to the legal risks subscription
Big US law firms are spending more on technology subscription
Information Technology News
Transport workers’ union the GMB has instructed Leigh Day to bring an employment claim against taxi-booking service Uber, arguing that it is in breach of a duty to provide drivers with basic employment rights.
US technology-focused law firm Fenwick & West has added three lawyers to its Shanghai office, including former Latham & Watkins partner Karen Yan.
Ashurst and Linklaters have won top roles on the £1.3bn reverse takeover of engineering software company Aveva Group by French-based Schneider Electric.
Information Technology Opinion
Two very different judgments confirm what many lawyers have known for years about information law.
The UK needs a light touch, regulatory regime focused on virtual currency exchanges.
The Americanisation of UK law is coming - so what are firms doing about it?