Download: Media and Tech Law

Providing insight, guidance and debate on key developments in the media and technology sectors, and the legal implications for businesses.

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Fashion techFashion tech

These days, geek is chic; fashion and tech are no longer worlds apart. Wearables are progressing from gimmick to fashion essential and technological developments like 3D printing are inspiring designers. Just as important are the growing ability to harness data for marketing and brand development purposes and the ever expanding retail avenues technology provides through e-commerce, social media and beacon technology. This month, Download spots the trends and looks at potential faux pas when fashion and tech meet.

Predictions 2015Predictions 2015

As 2014 draws to a close, we look ahead at what to expect in 2015. With a new European Commission and a general election coming up in the UK, the political landscape may dictate the progress or otherwise of legislative developments in the media and tech space just as much as technological developments next year. The EU is likely to focus on the single digital economy, spearheading reform of copyright, telecoms and data protection. The influence of technology in all sectors will continue its upward trajectory. FinTech, MedTech and exploitation of data and content are just a few examples of areas bringing huge opportunities as well as legal challenges.