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UK Government Publishes Draft Online Safety Bill to Tackle Illegal and Harmful Content Online

The proposals includes fines for non-compliance of up to the greater of £18 million or 10% of a provider’s annual global revenue. By Gail Crawford, Rachael Astin, Alain Traill, Katie Henshall, and Amy Smyth On 12 May 2021, the UK government published the Online Safety Bill (the Bill), which aims to establish a new regulatory … Continue Reading

UK Government Publishes Full Response to Online Harms White Paper

Organisations face fines of up to 10% of annual global turnover or £18 million (whichever the greater) for failure to comply. By Gail Crawford, Rachael Astin, Alain Traill, and Katie Henshall On 15 December 2020, the UK government published its full response to the Online Harms White Paper consultation, which sets out final proposals for … Continue Reading

EU Platform-to-Business Regulation Enters Into Force

The regulation is part of the EU Digital Single Market strategy to harmonise digital rights. By Deborah J. Kirk, Elva Cullen, and Grace E. Erskine From 12 July 2020, the EU’s Platform-to-Business Regulation 2019/1150 (P2B Regulation) promoting fairness and transparency for business users of online intermediation services applies. The P2B Regulation, which entered into force … Continue Reading
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