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Navigating data privacy laws in multi-jurisdictional investigations

Our investigations team has published an article for Thomson Reuters Regulatory Intelligence looking at the impact of data privacy laws on investigations in Asia. This also summarises the potential impact of Europe‚Äôs GDPR and what else is on the horizon … Continue reading

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Feedback Statement: Distributed Ledger Technology

The FCA has today published the Feedback Statement (FS) to its April 2017 Discussion Paper (DP) DP17/03 on Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT). In its introduction to the FS, the FCA articulates its position on DLT as follows: “Our aim is … Continue reading

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EU General Data Protection Regulation: Practical Steps for Employers

The General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR") aims to harmonise data protection procedures and enforcement across the European Union. It will apply to all EEA countries and the companies that conduct business in them from 25 May 2018. New standards for … Continue reading

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