Tech news – Issue two

Welcome to the second issue of Tech News, providing you with up-to-date information about issues affecting businesses in the technology sector.

Mark Lucas examines how introduction of the National Security and Investment Bill is likely to affect Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) activity.

Now the transition period has come to an end, Laurie Heizler asks what Brexit means for IP rights owners, and how trade marks and designs are affected.

Since the vast majority of the Brexit trade deal rules apply immediately, John Warchus identifies the deal’s key aspects while clarifying why businesses must familiarise themselves with the deal without delay.

If your business transfers personal data to or from Europe, targets European customers or does business within the EEA, our comprehensive overview of important changes to data protection laws will tell you not only what you need to know straightaway but what you need to do.

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