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Marketing mishap costs Papa John's

Published on 14 July 2021. By Jon Bartley, Partner and Kiran Dhoot, Associate

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Last month, the Information Commissioner's Office ("ICO") has issued a £10,000 fine to Papa John's for sending over 165,000 marketing messages without properly meeting the requirements of the "soft opt-in" rule.

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Who gets to deliver my news? - Ofcom starts its consultation on changes to media ownership restrictions

Published on 30 June 2021. By Marlon Cohen, Senior Associate and Kiran Dhoot, Associate

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Ofcom is looking to update old rules governing media ownership in the UK to reflect consumers increased access to news online and the fragmented use of traditional media, and the implications of reform could be far reaching.

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What have you been watching during the pandemic?

Published on 23 April 2021. By Kiran Dhoot, Associate

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The COVID-19 pandemic has seen dramatic shifts in the content and media we consume, and the way in which we consume it. That is not itself surprising, but how and to what extent has our media consumption actually changed?

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Lockdown inspections: Guidance from the RICS

Published on 28 May 2020. By Katharine Cusack, Partner and Kiran Dhoot, Associate

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The RICS has issued two sets of guidance to its members focusing on physical inspections. The guidance builds on the most recent government advice regarding appropriate conduct and the timetable for lifting restrictions.

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Breaking news - dominant purpose test extends to legal advice privilege

Published on 31 January 2020. By Davina Given, Partner and Joe Cresswell, Associate and Kiran Dhoot, Associate

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The Court of Appeal has held that legal advice privilege will apply to communications only if seeking or giving legal advice is their dominant purpose.

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