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Tech firms called on to 'tame aggressive algorithms' under Ofcom's new child safety codes

In May 2024, the UK online safety regulator published its draft Children’s Safety Codes of Practice which set out steps that tech firms must take to protect children online
11 June 2024

Navigating Ofcom’s Guidelines on Illegal Harms: Ensuring Legal Compliance for Forum and App Developers

In this article, we summarise OFCOM’s new consultation and draft codes of practice regarding a key aspect of the OSA; the duty of online services to protect users from illegal harms

31 May 2024

What does the Online Safety Act’s risk assessment look like?

In this article, we set out everything online services need to know regarding the new risk assessments required by the Online Safety Act

28 May 2024

The Automated Vehicles Act 2024 receives Royal Assent

On 20 May 2024, the Automated Vehicles Act 2024 received Royal Assent – marking a significant step in regulation and adoption of the technology

20 May 2024

Health Tech Series: MHRA publishes AI strategy for medical devices and medicines

The latest briefing in our Health Tech series considers the MHRA’s newly published AI strategy and its impact across the Healthcare and Life Sciences sector
20 May 2024

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Advances on ESG could be undermined by compliance failures within the supply chain

The findings from Burges Salmon’s ESG report emphasise how businesses should be engaging with their supply chain to meet their current and future mandatory disclosure obligations
16 April 2024

Financial Services and Space Technology

Space tech can help businesses in financial services meet their ESG reporting obligations and help them achieve their net zero and environmental commitments
12 April 2024

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Burges Salmon guides battery storage start-up through the next stage of its growth

The firm has advised Scotland-based LIND on funding to scale-up commercialisation of its battery technology
03 January 2024

Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure Act 2022: An Overview

This article discusses the incoming Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure Act; a key piece of legislation designed to tackle long-recognised cybersecurity and privacy vulnerabilities in consumer-connected devices
03 January 2024

Online Safety Act – Who does it apply to?

The Online Safety Act is far-reaching and aimed to capture a wide range of services. Here, we summarise who is caught by the scope of the Act
11 December 2023

What does the Online Safety Act mean for fraudulent advertising?

The Online Safety Act is the UK’s new comprehensive legislation intended to ensure the safety of online users. One of the ways OFCOM intends to enact the legislation is by tackling fraudulent advertising online
07 December 2023

'A Turbulent Year': Care Quality Commission Publishes the 2023 State of Care Report

The CQC has published its 2023 State of Care Report, providing a nuanced and holistic view of challenges faced by the health and social care system in England
04 December 2023
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