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New Zealand Law Commission Consultation on Use of DNA in Criminal Investigations

The Law Commission of New Zealand is conducting a comprehensive review of the Criminal Investigations (Bodily Samples) Act 1995. The Act provides the New Zealand Police with powers to collect, retain, and use DNA in criminal investigations. The purpose of this … Continue reading

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Online user consultation EPO on postponed examination system

Kluwer Patent bloggerThe European Patent Office has opened an online consultation on the possibility of allowing more flexibility in the timing of the examination process by offering means to postpone the examination of European patent applications. The reasons for the … Continue reading

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HM Treasury responds to consultation on Banks and Building Societies (Priorities on Insolvency) Order 2018

On 29 November 2018, HM Treasury published its response to its earlier consultation on the then draft The Banks and Building Societies (Priorities on Insolvency) Order 2018. Among other things HM Treasury responds to a comment regarding the status of … Continue reading

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FCA issues second Brexit consultation paper

In October 2018, the FCA published its first consultation paper on the amendments it needs to make should the UK leave the EU without an implementation period (our blog is here). On 23 November 2018, the FCA published its second … Continue reading

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UK ADVERTISING CODE (CAP CODE): RULES CHANGES AND FURTHER CONSULTATION ON THE USE OF DATA FOR MARKETING

By John Wilks, Claire Sng and Ella Castle In the wake of GDPR, the UK’s Committee of Advertising Practice has amended the CAP Code to introduce new rules on the use of data for marketing. It has also launched a … Continue reading

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