The Omnibus Directive: A New Deal for EU Consumers – Part 1

On 7 January 2020 the European Commission’s Enforcement and Modernisation Directive (EU) 2019/2161 (informally referred to as the Omnibus Directive) came into force. This is the first of two blogs exploring the Omnibus Directive and what it means for stakeholders at all levels. In this Part 1 we look at the background to the directive, … Read more

Challenges for the Consumer sector – Transformative Technology

HSF’s Consumer sector team (including Hayley Brady and James Balfour from our Digital TMT and Sourcing group, alongside members of our IP group) have recently produced a feature article in PLC Magazine on Challenges in the Consumer Sector. This is the first in a series of three articles examining the current issues facing the sector. … Read more