Tools and online services
Digital Legislation Tracker
To help you stay on top of developments we've built a high-level legislation tracker looking at areas relevant to digital businesses across the EU, UK and Germany.
Guides for overseas investors looking to invest in the UK and the Netherlands.
Analysis and exploration of legal and commercial issues in tech, IP, media and related sectors.
France - GDPR assessment tool
The French data protection authority (the CNIL) has issued a 6-step compliance plan. This free tool identifies your compliance status for each of these steps and is available in both French and English.
Global data protection guide
The Guide spans more than 60 countries and takes the form of an interactive online map, which clients can use to compare national data protection laws in multiple jurisdictions.
Global data hub
Our data protection microsite, is a one-stop shop for up-to-date, international information on data privacy law, offering practical insights, thought leadership and guidance on data protection law. All content on the Hub is available for free and receives over 30,000 visitors a month. We have added a wealth of GDPR-specific articles and a number of GDPR checklists supported by a bank of virtual learning webinars to help clients with their preparations for implementation.
International expansion guide
Our international expansion guide is designed to steer and support companies looking to expand internationally in multiple jurisdictions. The aim of the guide is to provide high level information on some frequently asked questions across the range of legal topics companies typically ask us when looking to launch in a new market.
Podcast – Law aufs Ohr
The Taylor Wessing podcast "LAW AUFS OHR" (in German) informs about future technologies from the perspective of lawyers who deal with the law of the digital future on a daily practice. It offers farsightednesses and insights and attempts to grasp the implications for businesses, consumers and lawyers. The law of the digital future - here we discuss it.
MDR Medical Device Checker
Our MDR Medical Device Checker assesses the likelihood of your product falling within the scope of the Medical Devices Regulation.
Our patent map is a unique online interactive tool which compares the patent litigation regimes across Europe.
It allows the user to select countries in Europe and instantly get answers to the key questions about the law and practice for patent litigation in each country.
Guides for overseas investors looking to invest in the property markets of the UK, Germany, the Netherlands and the CEE.
Synapse is our thought leadership microsite, connecting you with news and analysis on legal and commercial issues in the life sciences.
TW: Cyber Response
Our data breach mobile app helps organisations prepare for and respond to data breaches. Organisations will face potential multi-million pound fines for data breaches after 25 May 2018. TW:Cyber Response provides practical assistance to help clients prepare for and manage breaches as effectively as possible, to minimise their exposure to regulatory action, litigation risk, and reputational damage. The app is available to download from the App Store and Google Play Store.
TW:Detect is the latest cutting-edge tool we have developed as part of our cyber service to better enable companies to identify potential online threats due to cyber vulnerabilities that are invisible to traditional modes of monitoring.