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London startup Cool Cousin raises $2m Seed

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AI-powered authentication platform Callsign raises $35m to boost global expansion

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InsurTech startup Brolly gets £1m Seed co-led by Valar Ventures and Pi Labs

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GreenKey Technologies and Red Box Recorders partner to launch integrated trading voice collaboration and compliance recording solution
Leading light in British HealthTech, Network Locum, rebrands to Lantum
SteelEye announces regulatory tech specialist Matt Smith as CEO

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Tribunal fees ruled unlawful: How will this impact gig economy firms?
posted 23 hours ago

Clare Gilroy-Scott, partner in the employment team at Goodman Derrick LLP, explains the Supreme Court’s ruling on tribunal fees and explores what this means for gig economy firms like Deliveroo and Uber.

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The Taylor Review: What impact will it have on UK tech companies?
posted on July 12, 2017

Sam Murray-Hinde, employment law specialist at Howard Kennedy, explores what impact the Taylor Review will have on UK tech companies.

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How can tech startups protect their IP post Brexit?
posted on July 3, 2017

Mark Blunden, partner at Boyes Turner, explores how tech firms can secure their IP once the UK exits the EU.

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Startup Surgery: What are share options and how do I issue them to my team?
posted on June 12, 2017

Share options. Definitely a “buzz term” in the startup world. But what exactly are they? And what do you need to do in order to grant share options to members of your team?

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When AI discriminates, are you legally prepared?
posted on April 30, 2017

Razia Begum, an employment lawyer at Taylor Vinters, explores the growing risk of AI discrimination and the legal exposure for those developing and using machine learning.

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Should robots be given employment rights?
posted on April 9, 2017

Alexandra Mizzi, an associate in the employment team at law firm Howard Kennedy, explores the problems that are arising, and could arise, as a result of increasing automation in the workplace.

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IP Law: The Startup & Scaleup Guide
posted on March 27, 2017

We’re proud to introduce our guide to IP law – the first in a series of guides on topics key to the success of your growing UK tech business.

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The robotic revolution: How can we govern AI?
posted on January 31, 2017

In this co-authored article Peter Dickinson, partner and co-head at Mayer Brown’s Technology Transactions Practice, and Christian Higham, an associate and member, explore the challenges facing the governance of AI technology.

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Doctor, doctor, what exactly is a director? What do they do?
posted on January 19, 2017

Caroline Sherrington of Ignition Law explains the role and responsibilities of a company director.

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The key employment law changes you should take note of in 2017
posted on January 17, 2017

Clare Gilroy-Scott, senior solicitor in the employment team at Goodman Derrick LLP, looks at some of the employment law changes set to come into force in 2017, with a particular focus on the gender pay reporting legislation.

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George Osborne: Tech is great, but don’t forget about people
posted on November 2, 2016

“Before we assume all this great new technology … is going to conquer the world, just remember that human beings have a vote,” said George Osborne at an event last night. The former Chancellor of The Exchequer bustled into the swanky auditorium at Bloomberg’s London office and, after quickly scanning the room and observing the…

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Doctor, doctor, do I need to worry about all this data protection and privacy talk?
posted on July 19, 2016

Caroline Sherrington of Ignition Law explores the importance of data protection and privacy for tech startups.

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London startup Cool Cousin raises $2m Seed
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Mass redundancies at Jinn as startup struggles to succeed in on-demand delivery market
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