The General Data Protection Regulation: what to expect

November 10, 2017

Regardless of the success or otherwise of the government’s ongoing Brexit negotiations, European law will continue to have a significant impact in the UK, at least in terms of data protection. From 25 May 2018, the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will directly apply to the UK, as well as the remainder of the… Read more »

NBCUniversal loses out to insurance company over definition of ‘war’

November 10, 2017

Media giant NBCUniversal could lose $6.9 million after a California federal judge granted summary judgment to Atlantic Speciality Insurance Company in a dispute over the television series Dig. The claim revolves around Atlantic’s refusal to pay out Universal’s relocation expenses on the grounds that they were the result of ‘war’ rather than ‘terrorism’, and were… Read more »