IP & Technology

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) introduces new rules in relation to certain kinds of automated decision making and profiling. Earlier this week, the Article 29 Working Party published its draft guidance on how those rules should be interpreted. What is automated decision making and profiling? Automated decision making and profiling are two separate, but… Read more »


The Scottish Parliament has passed the Contract (Rights of Third Parties) (Scotland) Bill. As has been noted in previous blogs, reform of third party rights under Scottish contract law is long overdue. The Bill addresses a lack of clarity about the scope of third party rights in relation to contracts. These rights were unclear and… Read more »

IP & Technology

The Government’s latest Brexit position paper covers transfers of personal data between the UK and the rest of the EU post-Brexit. As with other position papers published by the Government, the paper provides an outline of the Government’s preferred approach and is important reading for any organisation that transfers personal data between the UK and… Read more »