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A New Framework For Artificial Intelligence In Europe

A New Framework For Artificial Intelligence In Europe

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has recently become increasingly popular given its capabilities of transforming various sectors. Recognising its immense potential and ...
Essential Checklist for Start-Up Tech Companies: Setting up for success

Essential Checklist for Start-Up Tech Companies: Setting up for success

Setting up a technology company in the UK is never easy and can be very challenging figuring out what to ...
Is AI biased? Does this impact LGBTQ+ and if so how?

Is AI biased? Does this impact LGBTQ+ and if so how?

As technology lawyers we frequently draft bespoke documents, work with AI and machine learning companies, but since we are always ...
'I wish someone was honest about surrogacy’

‘I wish someone was honest about surrogacy’

In a recent discussion on ‘The Kardashians’, Khloe Kardashian openly talks about the ‘guilt’ she felt after she took her ...
Navigating redundancies – Guidance for employers

Navigating redundancies – Guidance for employers

As we see the 12th rise of interest rate in a row by the Bank of England (its highest rate ...
Gender Discrimination & the workplace: How common is it?

Gender Discrimination & the workplace: How common is it?

Gender discrimination in the workplace still remains a real and rife issue, with many women experiencing sexual harassment, job insecurity and lower pay compared with their male ...
The Data Protection Act 2018 – A five year reflection

The Data Protection Act 2018 – A five year reflection

In the wake of TikTok being fined £12.7m by the Information Commissioner’s Office (“ICO”), we look at some of the ...
Navigating Redundancies: Strategies for Employers and Employees

Navigating Redundancies: Strategies for Employers and Employees

As we see the 12th rise of interest rate in a row by the Bank of England (its highest rate since ...
How to navigate pregnancy and redundancy

How to navigate pregnancy and redundancy

In the light of proposed new legislation on women’s rights when pregnant or on maternity leave, lawyer Karen Holden outlines ...
What do all female founders need to know but don’t ask when scaling their business?

What do all female founders need to know but don’t ask when scaling their business?

Many founders believe the first step in business is investment. However, many steps should be considered before, during and after. Investors ...
The Online Safety Bill and its potential impacts on your business

The Online Safety Bill and its potential impacts on your business

The Online Safety Bill (the ‘Bill’) was recently debated in January of this year. The new Bill seeks to address illegal and ...
Changes to Surrogacy Law

Changes to Surrogacy Law

What is Surrogacy? Surrogacy is the process whereby one woman (the surrogate) carries a child for another with the intention ...
Protecting your business during strike action.

Protecting your business during strike action.

Over the last few months there has been an increasing wave of strike action across several different industries in the UK ...
How do you identify sexual harassment? What do you do about it?

How do you identify sexual harassment? What do you do about it?

Sexual harassment in the workplace is a vastly growing problem which pollutes the day to day working environment with toxicity, ...
Matrimonial Law: The impact of 2022

Matrimonial Law: The impact of 2022

2022 has seen the most disruption in Matrimonial law for many, many years.  The introduction of the Divorce, Dissolution and ...
Divorce and the workplace

Divorce and the workplace

How divorce affects the workplace and why being empathetic can be a win win for employee and employer. The pandemic ...
Matrimonial Law: The impact of 2022

Matrimonial Law: The impact of 2022

2022 has seen the most disruption in Matrimonial law for many, many years. The introduction of the Divorce, Dissolution and ...
Flexible Working Bill: How could it affect the workplace?

Flexible Working Bill: How could it affect the workplace?

Currently flexible working is at the discretion of employers and only available to those after 26 weeks of continuous service ...
Business resilience – you are a survivor despite political, financial and UK unrest

Business resilience – you are a survivor despite political, financial and UK unrest

Whatever you make of the ‘mini budget’ it’s clear that the UK is in the midst of an economic downturn ...
Cohabitees: are you protected in law?

Cohabitees: are you protected in law?

Karen Holden outlines your rights if you are cohabiting and the legal risks you might be running if you don’t ...