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CAP Guidance on "Compulsory costs and charges: Delivery charges" - distinguishing acceptable from misleading pricing and delivery practices online - Analysis and comment from Olly Bray and Lucy Houghton

CAP and BCAP Consultation on a new rule to tackle harmful gender stereotypes - proposed rule and guidance on avoiding serious offence in terms of gender stereotyping

GDPR is here - the dawning of a new era? Some key priorities and a glimpse into the immediate post-apocalyptic future

Lawful basis for processing: Consent - ICO guidance re-delivers the message that "consent is not the silver bullet for GDPR compliance"

ICO Consultation on updated draft Regulatory Action Policy - how the ICO will regulate and enforce the GDPR and new Data Protection Act

GDPR requirement to maintain a record of processing activities - WP29 position paper clarifies derogation for micro, small and medium-sized organisations

European Commission, European Parliament and Council of Ministers reach breakthrough political agreement on the revised Audiovisual Media Services Directive - key changes agreed including extension of scope to video-sharing platforms

UK ratifies the Unified Patent Court Agreement in the shadow of Brexit and a German constitutional challenge

Dalvinder Gujra v Balbir Roath - applying the doctrine of illegality as restated by the Supreme Court

Health + Case Management Ltd v The Physiotherapy Network Ltd - breach of an express obligation to act in good faith at all times

Motortrak Ltd v FCA Australia PTY Ltd - repudiation, affirmation and a clause excluding liability for loss of profit

Rock Advertising Ltd v MWB Business Exchange Centres Ltd - Supreme Court re-establishes sanctity of "No Oral Modification" clauses

Case C-645/16 Comseils et mise en relations (CMR) SARL v Demeures terre et tradition - commercial agent's entitlement to indemnity or compensation for termination of agency contract during trial period

NT1 and NT2 v Google LLC (Information Commissioner Intervening) - spent convictions and the right to be forgotten - Summary, analysis and detailed comment from Aidan Wills

NPV v QEL - a familiar tale of adultery, blackmail and an interim injunction - Jennifer Agate reports

Recorded Picture Company Ltd v Alfama Films Production - Court of Appeal dismisses Quixotic contractual construction - Analysis and comment from Karim Amijee

Case T-651/16 Crocs Inc v EUIPO - a lesson from Crocs on the importance of timing when applying for registered Community design protection... don't get bitten for failing to apply within the 12-month grace period! Practical analysis from Richard Reeve-Young and Rachael Barber

Cases T-207/17 and T-208/17 Senetic SA v EUIPO - EU General Court upholds validity of Hewlett Packard's HP marks

Case T-554/14 Lionel Andrés Messi Cuccittini v EUIPO (MESSI) - EU General Court finds that footballer's fame outweighs visual and phonetic similarities between MESSI and MASSI - Analysis and comment from Désirée Fields

Joined Cases C‑84/17 P, C‑85/17 P and C‑95/17 P Société des produits Nestlé SA v Mondelez UK Holdings + Services Ltd (Opinion of Advocate General Wathelet) - Kit Kat mark, "market comparability" and acquisition of distinctive character throughout the EU

Henry Martinez t/a Prick v Prick Me Baby One More Time Ltd t/a Prick - Amy Winehouse's tattooist loses claim against local cactus shop - Analysis and comment from Dr Janet Strath, Stephanie Foy and Angela Fox

ASA Ruling on DotNetPages Ltd t/a OddsMonkey - "Matched Betting Diary" blog exaggerated profits customers were likely to achieve

ASA Ruling on PPB Entertainment Ltd t/a Paddy Power Games - "cheeky little dabble" gambling app ad cleared of social irresponsibility

ASA Ruling on Eaton Gate Gaming Ltd t/a Kwiff - popping bubble wrap breaches rules on depicting juvenile behaviour in gambling ads

ASA Ruling on Victoria Plum Ltd - fluctuating previous prices meant "was" price promotion was misleading

ASA Ruling on 21 Three Clothing Company Ltd t/a PrettyLittleThing - failure to include significant conditions in prize draw promotions

The TV dating show must go on - coping with pre-broadcast withdrawal of GDPR consent - Opinion and practice points from Peter Singfield and Alexandra Leonidou

FA Regulatory Commission hands Bradley Wood six year suspension from football and all football activity for match fixing and betting offences - former Lincoln City defender sanctioned following collaborative work between the Gambling Commission's Sports Betting Intelligence Unit, the FA and the betting industry

Gambling Commission imposes £600,000 penalty on LeoVegas Gaming Ltd for failings relating to misleading advertising and the handling of customers at the end of their self-exclusion period