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Vestager statements provide insights into the EU’s future digital policies

By Francine Cunningham, Senior Public Affairs Manager (Brussels) Very different fates have befallen the candidates for the two most important digital...

Commissioner candidates prepare to be grilled on digital policy priorities

'Technological sovereignty' has become the new buzzword among digital movers and shakers in the EU institutions, as the Commissioner candidates who will oversee digital...

EC Expert Group calls for changes to antitrust enforcement in digital markets

By Francine Cunningham, Senior Public Affairs Manager, Bird & Bird and Baptist Vleeshouwers, Associate (Brussels). In these final...

Should we be building online prior restraint machines?

We are living in an age in which there is intense pressure from every direction to make online intermediaries – or at least the...

Political agreement reached on draft Regulation on geo-blocking – entry into force end of...

The European Commission has announced that the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission have reached a political agreement on restrictions on geo-blocking, with...

Proposed EU Regulation on the free flow of non-personal data

As part of the Digital Single Market strategy, the Commission has set the goal for building a European data economy. In that context, the...

Data ownership in the context of the European data economy: proposal for a new...

Our International Tech & Comms team in Brussels has made an extensive analysis of the EU legal framework related to data ownership. They performed...

Post-Truth Regulation: Born in the USA, Coming of Age in Europe?

Following Donald Trump's dramatic and, some might say, surprising rise to power, questions remain as to the extent to which fake news stories such...