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Fieldfisher Tech & Digital

Fieldfisher Tech & Digital

By Mark Webber
We are expert in European digital regulation and guide businesses through the complexities of the EU’s rapidly evolving regulatory environment.

Europe is one of the world’s largest internal market - with our focus on digital regulation for online platforms, social media and emerging technologies (AI, automation, AR/VR etc.) we keep you up-to-date with the EU’s digital agenda, latest impacting European legislation and implications of Brexit for the industry.
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March 20, 2020

Fieldfisher Tech & Digital

Episode 12 - Digital Policy: An insider’s perspective with Erika Barros, Director of Policy at Vimeo
In this episode, Erika Barros will tell us about her transition from lawyer to policy advisor, the tremendous legislative changes affecting the online world and how essential understanding new digital policies will be for online businesses to remain relevant in the internet 2.0
December 21, 2020
Episode 11 - Brexit: Is the Tech industry ready?
In this episode, the head of our Brexit task force Andy Hood and I will tell you (a) what is happening in the world of Brexit, (b) how to prepare your business (whether we have a deal or not) and (c) the potential impact of Brexit on the Tech industry.
October 13, 2020
Episode 10 - Digital Services Act: your time to speak up about the liability of digital platforms
In this episode, we will discuss the current consultation of the EU’s Digital Services Act which will impact the liability regime of online intermediaries and update current safety rules for digital platforms. Your time to have your say and shape the internet!
July 22, 2020
Episode 9 - Artificial Intelligence: The Pandora’s box of privacy?
How to design privacy compliant AI products to keep on track for the European market! In this episode Rob Fett and I will tell you about the recent UK’s privacy guidance on AI and how to integrate it to your AI development processes and policies.
June 19, 2020
Episode 8 - Is the EC’s White Paper on Artificial Intelligence a game changer?
In this 8th episode, we will discuss the European Union’s vision for Artificial Intelligence and review the policy and regulatory objectives of the EC’s White Paper on AI. We will also consider how these new requirements (once they become law) may affect the industry at a global level.
May 23, 2020
Episode 7 - Misinformation, Disinformation and Fake News
In this episode, my guest Annabelle Gold-Caution and I will discuss the fairly recent challenges caused by the availability of user uploaded news, content and information on the internet. Unlike other episodes, we will take a step back from the actual legislation and consider the problem and whose responsibility it should be to fix it. Platforms, legislators or us, listeners?
May 13, 2020
Episode 6 - Social Media Regulation - known knowns and known unknowns
In this episode, my guest Emily Parris and I will discuss the current state of play of the EU and UK social media regulation efforts, who should comply and what needs to be done to prepare for the incoming changes.
May 01, 2020
Episode 5 - Shining a light on the Dark Web
In this episode, my colleague Robert Fett will talk about the dangers of the Dark Web from a business perspective and what steps companies can take to minimise these risks.
April 10, 2020
Episode 4 - Security beyond Privacy in Europe
In this third episode, Dr Kuan Hon will talk to us about some of the key European security legislation you should be aware of; and yes this is in addition to GDPR compliance!
April 10, 2020
Episode 3 - EU Copyright Directive
In this new episode, Ane Kallmyr Lerheim and I will tell you all you need to know about the EU Copyright Directive, whether you are caught by it and how to prepare for its implementation.
April 10, 2020
Episode 2 - Platform to Business Regulation
In this episode, my colleague Dr Kuan Hon and I will discuss the new Platform 2 Business (P2B) Regulation which become applicable on July 12 2020. We will go through its extraterritorial scope, who is impacted and how to comply.
April 10, 2020
Episode 1 - The European Digital Agenda
In this first episode we will tell you about the EU’s Digital Agenda and it is impacting technology development around the world.
April 10, 2020
March 20, 2020
March 20, 2020