Welcome to the 12th edition of BirdWatch - our regular newsletter to keep US businesses informed on the latest developments in Europe, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific.
The Focus of this edition is the invalidation of the Privacy Shield by the European Court of Justice ("Schrems II") affecting all US companies transferring personal data from the EU to the US. What are the key takeaways and ways forward? Our other updates include best practices from Singapore on revamping brands online, a new UK regulatory regime on the horizon to tackle digital platforms, an update on the World IP Organization's conversation on the impact of AI on IP policy, and an overview on Coronavirus & Business Interruption Insurance in the UK. Our upcoming events include a webinar on Competition and Product Regulation in the Food and Beverage sector.