UK AI: UK consults on non-statutory cross-sectoral guidance principles for regulating AI – final approach still some way off
July 27, 2022
On 18 July 2022, the UK Government put forward proposals on the future regulation of Artificial Intelligence. The approach anticipates a horizontal non-statutory overlay addressing key areas of AI regulatory novelty to attain consistency and coherence, while allowing sectoral flexibility.
Metaverse opportunities — and risks — for sports are unlimited
July 22, 2022
Similar to esports, the key monetization opportunity for the sports metaverse lies in sponsorship, streaming, broadcasting and advertising.
Hermès Challenge of “MetaBirkin” NFTs to Continue
July 18, 2022
Luxury design house Hermès International and Hermès of Paris, Inc. (Hermès) is suing artist Mason Rothschild in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York for trademark infringement and dilution, misappropriation of its BIRKIN trademark, cybersquatting, false designation of origin and description, and injury to business reputation.
UK Government responds on AI and IP rights to allow text and data mining of copyright works in all circumstances
July 01, 2022
The UK Government has published its response to the consultation on AI and IP rights (our recent blog post sets out a detailed overview of the questions raised by the consultation), having held several roundtables and received detailed written responses from participants across industries.