IP & Technology

At the weekend, the UK Government announced plans to introduce drone registration and safety awareness courses, with the aim of better regulating how drones are used in the UK. What rules currently apply to using drones in Scotland? Background Drones are, increasingly, a part of everyday life. They can be used for aerial photography, for… Read more »


This week the Fundraising Regulator launched the Fundraising Preference Service (FPS). There is a lot of confusion over what the FPS is, who it applies to and what happens if charities don’t respect an individual’s preferences. What is the Fundraising Preference Service? The FPS is a service operated by the Fundraising Regulator. It is similar… Read more »


The Article 29 Working Party (WP29), the grouping of representatives from the various national privacy regulators in the EU, has issued an updated opinion on employee monitoring. Background WP29 opinions are not legally binding under EU data protection law, but do set out how the national privacy regulators (as a collective group) view how the… Read more »