Artificial Intelligence and IP – Part 1: Developing AI systems

What are the IP challenges for those building AI systems? Much will be familiar; today's AI systems are based on software and all the...

When AI goes wrong – part 2: autonomous vehicles

In this second of two articles considering liability for the mistakes of AI systems, we look at driverless cars and who might be responsible...

When AI goes wrong – part 1: trading algorithms

Artificial Intelligence applications are appearing everywhere with promises to transform our lives in many ways. But what happens when things go wrong? In this...

From idea to market: Key issues start-ups should consider during the innovation process

As a leading international law firm focussing on business sectors where technology plays a key role, we work with some of the most inventive...

Funding trends for innovative tech start-ups in 2017

Innovative and technology driven start-ups have typically attracted the most investment and limelight compared to other early stage companies. Yet the funding landscape has...

Wearable Tech – the legal considerations

See our new infographic showcasing our wearable tech capabilities. Contact Ben Hughes or Francesca Longsworth for more information on how we can support you.      

Innovating your business & working with start-ups – key challenges

Many of the commercial deals we advise on have technological innovation at their heart, with clients seeking to achieve a competitive advantage.  Whether the...

The innovation imperative

It is well-recognised that the ability to innovate is a key factor in corporate success but the speed of disruption is increasing so this...

Can I use an electronic signature?

Since the EU eIDAS Regulation came into force in July last year there has been a noticeable resurgence of interest in the legality of...

There’s something very familiar about all this… Ben Hughes explores current and impending disruptive...

The technological developments depicted in Back to the Future Part II - the one in which Marty McFly and Doc Brown travel forward from...