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  1. Legal news
    13 November 2020
    Aven v Orbis: blurring the lines between defamation and data protection claims
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/uk/aven-v-orbis-blurring-the-lines-between-defamation-and-data

    Aven v Orbis… for anyone who’s finished Netflix and turned their attention instead to watching the High Court’s Media & Communications List like a hawk, this case may already be familiar to you

  2. Legal news
    17 May 2021
    The UK’s online privacy revolution for 2021 – why the Age-Appropriate Design Code is not just for child-focussed sites, and needs attention now
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/uk/the-uks-online-privacy-revolution-for-2021-ageappropriate-design-code

    On 2 September 2020, the ICO’s Age Appropriate Design Code, also referred to as the Children’s Code (the “Code”) came into force. This set the clock ticking on a 12-month transition period for organisations offering ...

  3. Legal news
    27 January 2020
    Information Commissioner publishes Age Appropriate Design Code
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/uk/icos-publishes-age-appropriate-design-code

    On 22nd January 2020, the UK Information Commissioner published her Age Appropriate Design Code. The code applies to organisations in the UK. It also applies on a worldwide basis to organisations that monitor kids in ...

  4. Legal news
    27 March 2018
    European Commission update: What will Brexit mean for Digital Service Providers?
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2018/global/what-will-brexit-mean-for-digital-service-providers

    On 12 March 2018, the European Commission published a Notice to Stakeholders clarifying the rules that will apply post Brexit in the field of security of network and information systems.

  5. Legal news
    12 August 2019
    Digital Platforms and proposed amendments to privacy laws
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/global/digital-platforms-and-proposed-amendments-to-privacy-laws

    The Final Report recommends significant changes to Australia's privacy laws, which if implemented would be the first major overhaul of the privacy laws since the introduction of the Australian Privacy Principles. The ...

  6. Legal news
    05 December 2019
    Class action data breach litigation under CPR 19.6 is given the green light by the Court of Appeal in Lloyd v Google
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/uk/class-action-data-breach-litigation-under-cpr-19-6

    The recent judgment by the English Court of Appeal in Lloyd v Google LLC [2019] EWCA Civ 1599, a large-scale data breach claim, provides helpful insight into the operation of CPR 19.6.

  7. Legal news
    25 June 2021
    UK Vertical Agreement Block Exemption Order (VABEO): A cautious refresher
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/uk/uk-vertical-agreement-block-exemption-order

    The well-known (and somewhat over simplistic) paradox that data protection laws aim to keep personal data contained whilst competition law wants personal data to be more freely available is the premise behind the two UK ...

  8. Legal news
    27 May 2021
    When competition law and data protection overlap - Joint statement from the UK CMA and ICO
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/uk/when-competition-law-and-data-protection-overlap

    The well-known (and somewhat over simplistic) paradox that data protection laws aim to keep personal data contained whilst competition law wants personal data to be more freely available is the premise behind the two UK ...

  9. Legal news
    25 September 2020
    Jonty Warner interviewed on talkSPORT radio station about Paul Pogba’s trade mark filings
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/jonty-warner-interviewed-on-talksport-radio-station-about-paul-pogbas-trade-mark-filings

    It has recently been reported in the press that footballer Paul Pogba has filed an EU trade mark application seeking coverage for his iconic ‘dab’ celebration. You can listen to the clip here.

  10. Legal news
    18 August 2020
    Data Access Claims Under Competition Law and Data Privacy Requirements
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/data-access-claims-under-competition-law-and-data-privacy-requirements

    This article explores whether competition law can give companies a right of access to another company’s data. Three short case studies illustrate how the described principles work in practice.