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New rules on the use of data for marketing - Committee of Advertising Practice revises Section 10 of the CAP Code to align with the GDPR and consults on new rules on children and consent

CAP consultation on use of data for marketing: prizewinners - CAP proposes new rule on disclosure of prizewinners' names to comply with the GDPR

CAP guidance: Prize draws in social media - "key things to remember" when running prize promotions on social media platforms

ICO publishes GDPR guidance on encryption and the use of passwords in online services - encryption and passwords as "appropriate technical and organisational measures"

European Data Protection Board launches Consultation on draft Guidelines 3/2018 on the territorial scope of the GDPR - a "significant evolution" in EU law

Intellectual Property Office publishes Post implementation review of the copyright term extension for sound recordings - impact and unintended consequences of the Copyright Term Directive

Government Response to the call for views on the use of illicit Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) streaming devices - potential administrative out-of-court mechanism for site blocking

Law Commission Scoping Report on Abusive and Offensive Online Communications - recommendations for reform and further review in relation to communications offences, online harassment and privacy abuses

Contrasting approaches to IoT security in the United Kingdom and California - As the demand for consumer connected devices intensifies, Rohan Massey, Kevin J Angle and Edward Machin of Ropes + Gray LLP discuss recent developments in the UK and US which aim to put cybersecurity at the forefront of the Internet of Things

Fawaz Al-Hasawi v Nottingham Forest Football Club Ltd - entire agreement clause did not extinguish claim for statutory misrepresentation

James Winter v Hockley Mint Ltd - vicarious liability of a principal for the fraudulent misrepresentation of his agent

Astor Management AG v Atalaya Mining plc - conditions precedent and the non-existent "principle of futility"

SDI Retail Services Ltd v The Rangers Football Club Ltd - Rangers breach Sports Direct's "last matching right" in replica kit licence agreement

Stephen Doyle v Patrick Smith - "Try-al" and error: no defence for rugby club allegations in community blog - Summary and analysis from Peter Smith of, Al Tamimi + Company

ABC v Telegraph Media Group Ltd - businessman named despite media ban, raising a question of privilege - Analysis and comment from Tom Iverson of Simkins

Reformation Publishing Company Ltd v Cruiseco Ltd - damages for unauthorised use of two iconic Spandau Ballet songs

Case C-310/17 Levola Hengelo BV v Smilde Foods BV - the taste of a food product cannot be classified as a copyright work - Analysis and comment from Ruth Hoy and Ella Castle of DLA Piper

Case T-672/17 Mamas and Papas Ltd v EUIPO - invalidity application fails for insufficient evidence of prior disclosure

KBF Enterprises Ltd v Gladiator Nutrition 3.0 Ltd - a battle between two warriors - Summary and comment from Ben Mark and Holly Pownall of RPC

Case T-344/16 Richard Hugh Blackmore v EUIPO and Case T-328/16 Ian Paice v EUIPO - EU General Court leaves Deep Purple founders clutching Smoke on the Water

Case T-122/17 Devin AD v EUIPO - geographical names and the issues of descriptiveness, descriptive use and availability

Case T-718/16 Mad Dogg Athletics Inc v EUIPO (SPINNING) - relevant public and the common name ground for revocation

Case C‑433/17 P Enercon GmbH v EUIPO - distinctiveness of shades of green mark assessed according to its description as a colour mark not its representation as a 2D mark

Unwired Planet International Ltd v Huawei Technologies Co Ltd - SEPs education: Court of Appeal confirms its FRANDly approach to global SEP licences - Report and analysis from Emma Flett and John Patten of Kirkland + Ellis

Advertising Standards Authority announces new five year strategy focusing on online impact - Report by Claire Sng of DLA Piper

ASA Ruling on Carlsberg UK Ltd - appropriate targeting of alcohol ad in computer game available to children

ASA Ruling on Platinum Gaming Ltd t/a Unibet -influencer tweet ruled in breach of rules on identifying marketing communications

ASA Ruling on Superdrug Stores plc - unfairly administered "gift with purchase" and "product with purchase" promotions

ASA Ruling on Kellogg Marketing and Sales Company (UK) Ltd - HFSS ruling against Coco Pops Granola ad reversed on appeal

ICO Monetary Penalty Notice against Facebook Ireland Ltd and Facebook Inc - social media giant fined £500,000 for its involvement in the Cambridge Analytica scandal

Ofcom Adjudication on a Complaint by Premier Inn Ltd (The Wright Stuff, Channel 5) - presenter gets it Wright by "reaching back out" to hotel chain during item on discrimination against a homeless couple

Ofcom Adjudication on a Complaint by Peter Lilley (Dispatches: Politicians for Hire: Cashing in on Brexit, Channel 4) - warranted surreptitious filming, fair presentation of material facts, and opportunity to respond to allegations