Shaper: Neil Sinclair

Neil Sinclair Neil has over 50 years’ experience in the property sector. He was a founder of Sinclair Goldsmith Chartered Surveyors which was admitted to the Official List in...

Shaper: Neil Sinclair

Neil Sinclair Neil has over 50 years’ experience in the property sector. He was a founder of Sinclair Goldsmith Chartered Surveyors which was admitted to the Official List in...

Blockchain

How would your job change if there was a record of client transactions in the cloud that was perfect, indisputable and uneditable? Blockchain is the technology making that a reality.

People do have strong rights under the Data Protection Act confirms Court of Appeal

On 16 February 2017, the Court of Appeal issued its long-awaited judgment in Dawson-Damer v Taylor Wessing clarifying certain aspects of the subject access right (SAR) under the Data...

Mishcon de Reya launches technology incubator

Law firm Mishcon de Reya has launched a technology incubator programme – MDR LAB – for tech start-ups in the legal space.

Business interruption and rising penalties – why cyber insurance coverage is needed

Cyber-attacks are becoming increasingly expensive, causing more disruption by interrupting business operations…

Shaper: Mark Adlestone

Show aired on 18th March 2017 Mark Adlestone Mark Adlestone is Chairman of Beaverbrooks the Jewellers. Mark joined the Company in 1979, became Joint Managing Director in 1990, sole...

ICO Issues Record Fine to TalkTalk for Personal Data Breach

Earlier this month, it was reported that internet service provider TalkTalk had been issued with a record £400,000 fine from the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) for failing to protect personal data from an easily avoidable cyber-attack.

Free WiFi? ECJ assesses liability for copyright infringement

The Court of Justice of the European Union (ECJ) has ruled that a provider of a WiFi network which is freely open to the public cannot be held liable...

Talk Talk’s Failed Appeal Shows Signs to Come for Data Protection Breaches

Talk Talk Telecom Group PLC (Talk Talk) is set to pay a penalty of £1,000 for its delay in notifying the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) of a personal data breach.

Cyber is politics by other means

The release of highly personal information on Simone Biles, Serena and Venus Williams, Bradley Wiggins and Chris Froome, amongst other athletes from WADA (Word Anti-Doping Agency), seems to be...