The European Commission presented its proposal for a Regulation on harmonized rules for artificial intelligence (AI)...
The European directive 2016/1148 of 6 July 2016 (the "NIS Directive") concerns measures for a high common level of security for network and information systems across the European Union and has been transposed in the laws...
On 5 August 2021, HM Treasury's Office of Financial Sanctions Implementation (OFSI) announced the imposition of a £50,000 civil monetary penalty against TransferGo Limited (TransferGo), a FinTech company,...
Isle of Man
Virtual Currencies Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Isle of Man, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
Astraea Group's Matthew Allan has a featured interview in the Autumn "Virtual" edition of City Solicitor magazine, the publication of the City of London Solicitor's Company
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
Every day, our digital footprint gets larger as we continue to rely more heavily on technology in our day-to-day lives.
HM Treasury's Office of Financial Sanctions Implementation (OFSI) is responsible for administering the UK's financial sanctions and has the power to impose civil monetary penalties for violations.
BCL Solicitors LLP
Is crime prevention becoming crime prediction? Suzanne Gallagher examines some recent developments in the application of predictive policing technology...
In the many cases that we work on, the tokens are typically utility and/or governance tokens.
Whilst we are awaiting the current review of FRS 102 we have to use our judgement and find the best accounting fit that we can for cryptocurrencies as they are not specifically represented in FRS 102 at present.
How can we say that an asset is located in a particular place when that asset's existence derives purely from digital records copied across a network of computers spread out across the globe?
In recent months, we have seen an increase in individuals investing in Cryptocurrencies (or cryptoassets). The increase and tax complications involved in relation to these assets has given rise...
In our fourth episode of W talks: tech, we explore the world of diagnostics as James Shaw, our Global Head of Withers tech speaks with Mark Davis, Co-Founder and CEO of Mologic...
Kemp IT Law
Artificial Intelligence Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of UK, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
In partnership with Tortoise Media we recently hosted our first Disruption Thinkin. We were joined by Lilian Edwards, Professor of Law, Innovation and Society at Newcastle Law School and ...
Yesterday (30 March) HMRC published its new Cryptoassets Manual.
Crypto businesses clearly remain high on the Regulator's agenda. Two developments are of note.
In May the PRA's Lyndon Nelson gave a speech about the development of the Regulator's response to cyber risk. In his speech he...
Duane Morris LLP
We are now starting to see a variety of cryptocurrency related frauds appearing before the English Court. Following the decision in AA v Persons Unknown  EWHC 3556 (Comm)...
FinTech Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of UK, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries