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Lexis®PSL TMT is an online practical guidance product for contentious and non-contentious lawyers dealing with technology, media and telecommunications matters.

Our content is written and structured to cover core TMT topics such as Outsourcing, Software, Defamation and Publishing whilst also providing analysis on cutting-edge technologies such as artificial intelligence, blockchain and drones.

Our Practice Notes set out key principles supported by relevant authority and links through to in-depth commentary and underlying sources in Lexis®Library, all of which are designed to speed up the task of advising on these fast-moving areas of law.

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This Practice Note provides an introduction to the tort of malicious falsehood. Unlike a claim for defamation, there is no requirement in a claim for...
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Produced in partnership with 5RB 19th May
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Co-operative and community benefit societiesWhat is a co-operative or community benefit society?A co-operative society or community benefit society...
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19th May
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Information society services and e-commerceIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation...
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19th May
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Rome II—application and interpretationThis Practice Note is for use when determining applicable law in respect of events giving rise to damage, where...
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19th May
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Brexit—exiting the EU under Article 50 [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note contains...
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Produced in partnership with Adam Cygan of University of Leicester 19th May
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Can the board of a co-operative and community benefit society (a registered society) delegate powers to any third party, and can the registered...
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19th May
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CE-File—introduction to electronic filing in the Rolls Building and other courtsThis Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and...
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19th May
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Claiming damages—tort and contract claims comparedThis Practice Note serves as a quick reference guide for practitioners comparing the law of damages...
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19th May
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Rome Convention—introduction and interpretation [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.The UK is no longer...
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19th May
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This Practice Note describes and explains the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) process and covers:•Application of the UDRP•Purpose...
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Produced in partnership with Emily Taylor of Oxford Information Labs 19th May
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The internet and, in particular, social media is a high risk area for defamation litigation. Content posted on blogs, internet forums, online...
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Produced in partnership with 5RB 19th May
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For the purposes of copyright law the term 'film' means a recording, on any medium, from which a moving image may by any means be produced. A...
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Produced in partnership with Greg Ruback of Bristows and Jake Palmer of Bristows 19th May
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Requirements of the company sealThis Practice Note provides practical guidance regarding the requirements of the company seal. Where a company has a...
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19th May
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Although its popularity has declined in recent years in favour of permissive licences such as MIT, a significant amount of software remains licensed...
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19th May
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IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
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Produced in partnership with Andrew Sharpe of Orange Business Services 19th May
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This Practice Note examines the law and regulation that applies to operating prize promotions, including prize competitions and free prize draws. It...
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19th May

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Responding to a letter of claim—a practical guideThis Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions...
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Software as a service (SaaS) agreement—pro-customerThis Agreement is made on [date]Parties1[insert name of supplier] a company incorporated in...
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Produced in partnership with Kit Burden of DLA Piper 13th Jul
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Drone services agreementThis Agreement is made on [date]Parties1[insert name of Operator] [of OR a company incorporated in [England and Wales] under...
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Produced in partnership with Simon Phippard, Of Counsel, Lucy England, Partner and Veronica Webster, Associate of Bird & Bird and ARPAS-UK (the UK Drone association) 13th Jul
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Websites—compliance requirementsIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered...
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13th Jul
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Pre-Action Protocol on Media and Communications ClaimsIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit...
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Produced in partnership with David Hirst of 5RB 13th Jul
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Cloud computing—key legal issuesThis Practice Note considers the following legal and commercial issues relating to cloud services:•Due...
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13th Jul
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Direct marketingThis Practice Note analyses the legal and commercial issues arising out of direct marketing activities. It covers the following:•What...
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13th Jul
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Domain name transfer (.com)This Practice Note covers the transfer of .com and other generic Top Level Domain (gTLD) names and supports the Precedent:...
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Produced in partnership with Emily Taylor of Oxford Information Labs 13th Jul
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Internet of things (IoT)—data protection, privacy and securityThis Practice Note focuses on the data protection and privacy implications of the...
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Produced in partnership with Rosemary Jay of Hunton Andrews Kurth, Giulio Coraggio of DLA Piper and Giordana Babini of DLA Piper 13th Jul
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Internet of Things (IoT)—key legal issuesThe Internet of Things (IoT) is the term given to everyday objects (not just traditional computing devices,...
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Produced in partnership with Matthew Hunt of Bristows and Pat Treacy of Bristows 13th Jul
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Autonomous and connected vehicles—data protection and privacy issuesThis Practice Note considers the following data protection, privacy and security...
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Produced in partnership with Shoosmiths 13th Jul
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Drones—privacy and data protectionIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period...
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Produced in partnership with Joseph Dalby SC of The 36 Group 13th Jul
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Cloud computing—introductionThis Practice Note introduces cloud computing concepts and describes key principles underpinning the cloud market in the...
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13th Jul
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DefamationThe tort of defamation is governed by a mixture of statute and common law. The relevant statutory law is contained in:•the Defamation Act...
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Produced in partnership with 5RB 13th Jul
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Drones—the legal frameworkThis Practice Note considers the key legal issues arising in relation to the use of unmanned aircraft or drones in a...
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Produced in partnership with Simon Phippard LLB AKC FRAeS of Bird & Bird 13th Jul
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Letter of claim—peer-to-peer copyright infringementLetter of claim[Alleged infringer’s name and address][Date]Dear [insert organisation name]Copyright...
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13th Jul
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Copyright infringementThe Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (CDPA 1988) gives the copyright owner exclusive rights in the UK to carry out...
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13th Jul
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Intellectual Property Enterprise Court—practical points on case managementIntroduction to the Intellectual Property Enterprise CourtThe Intellectual...
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Produced in partnership with Angela Fox of Maucher Jenkins 13th Jul
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Online terms and conditions for the supply of digital content and end user licence agreement—business-to-consumerPlease read the following important...
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13th Jul
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Online terms and conditions for the supply of services—business-to-consumerPlease read the following important terms and conditions before you buy...
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