TMT Law

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.

LexisPSL TMT is supported by an in-house legal team with extensive experience in practice and dedicated to producing content specifically for busy practitioners. This experience, combined with extensive customer research, has shaped our practical guidance on TMT issues. We have built and continue to develop our product with the assistance of leading experts in the field.

Read moreread title

View TMT by content type:

Latest TMT News

Featured TMT content

Practice notes
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...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with 5RB 4th May
Practice notes
What is a co-operative or community benefit society?A co-operative society or community benefit society (previously known as industrial and provident...
Read More >
4th May
Practice notes
This Practice Note is for use when determining applicable law in respect of events giving rise to damage, where such events occurred on or before IP...
Read More >
4th May
Q&As
When does the concept of apparent or ostensible authority arise?In the context of contract law, 'authority' is the power an agent has to affect the...
Read More >
4th May
Practice notes
This Practice Note describes and explains the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) process and covers:•Application of the UDRP•Purpose...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Emily Taylor of Oxford Information Labs 4th May
Practice notes
The internet and, in particular, social media is a high risk area for defamation litigation. Content posted on blogs, internet forums, online...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with 5RB 4th May
Practice notes
As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with JJ Shaw of Lewis Silkin LLP, Alex Kelham of Lewis Silkin LLP and Rob Meredith CTA of PKF Francis Clark 4th May
Practice notes
IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
Read More >
4th May
Practice notes
IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Alexis Hawkes of BBC IP Legal 4th May
Precedents
Option 1—contract signed on behalf of a company, where the authorised signatory is an individual Signed by [insert name of...
Read More >
4th May
Practice notes
IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Andrew Sharpe of Orange Business Services 4th May
Practice notes
Although its popularity has declined in recent years in favour of permissive licences such as MIT, a significant amount of software remains licensed...
Read More >
4th May
Precedents
1 Set-off permitted by either party Each party may set off any amount that the other party owes it under this agreement[ or...
Read More >
4th May
Practice notes
This Practice Note examines the law and regulation that applies to operating prize promotions, including prize competitions and free prize draws. It...
Read More >
4th May
Practice notes
IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Ben Gallop and Lily Walker-Parr of 5RB 4th May
Practice notes
The tort of misuse of private information is focused on ‘the protection of human autonomy and dignity—the right to control the dissemination of...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Ben Gallop and Lily Walker-Parr of 5RB and Daniel Bishop 4th May

Most recent TMT content

Q&As
Background to the standard contractual clausesThere was a general prohibition in Directive 95/46/EC (the Data Protection Directive), on controllers...
Read More >
29th Jan
Q&As
Requirements for lawful processing of personal dataAn organisation cannot simply process personal data because it wishes to do so. It can only process...
Read More >
29th Jan
Precedents
In briefThis precedent links to:•a template created by the UK Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) of the ‘2010’ EU Standard Contractual Clauses...
Read More >
29th Jan
Precedents
1Consent to terms and conditions—not data processing consent[Insert Terms and conditions you are seeking consent for, eg your T&Cs in relation to the...
Read More >
29th Jan
Practice notes
Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:Australia; Belgium; Brazil; China; Denmark; Egypt; Germany; Gibraltar;...
Read More >
29th Jan
Practice notes
Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:Australia; Austria; India; Japan; Liechtenstein; Mexico; Singapore; South...
Read More >
29th Jan
Practice notes
Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:Austria; Belgium; Brazil; France; Germany; Japan; Netherlands; South...
Read More >
29th Jan
Precedents
The purpose of the claim formThe claim form is the document used to start proceedings. It contains information relevant to the proceedings, including...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with David Hirst of 5RB 29th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note considers the following key issues specific to multinational or offshore outsourcing arrangements:•Initial considerations•Deal...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Paul O’Hare, Partner and Kathryn Dooks, Partner of Kemp Little and Mike Cashman, Partner of Dorsey & Whitney LLP 29th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note considers how to start a claim for misuse of private information (a privacy claim) in England and Wales on or after 1 January 2021....
Read More >
29th Jan
Precedents
This Agreement is made on [date]Parties1[Insert name of supplier], a company incorporated in [England and Wales] under number [insert registered...
Read More >
29th Jan
Practice notes
Innovation and new technologies have had an impact on most industries over the past decade. The evolution of technology is largely driven by a desire...
Read More >
29th Jan
Q&As
A ‘UK Conformity Assessed’ (UKCA) marking is a product marking introduced as a result of Brexit to replace the previous requirement for CE marking for...
Read More >
29th Jan
Q&As
Application of the Freedom of Information Act 2000See initially Practice Note: Who is subject to the freedom of information regime, which explores the...
Read More >
29th Jan
Q&As
The Re-use of Public Sector Information Regulations 2015 (2015 Regulations) came into force on 18 July 2015, replacing the Re-use of Public Sector...
Read More >
29th Jan
Q&As
A certified copy is an accurate, complete and current copy (usually a photocopy) of an original document. The certified copy will include a statement...
Read More >
29th Jan
Precedents
IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
Read More >
29th Jan
Practice notes
This Tracker is for use when determining whether a country is a signatory to the Hague Convention on Choice of Courts Agreements and whether the...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Cara North of Lipman Karas 28th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note tracks noteworthy High Court, Court of Appeal, Supreme Court and Court of Justice decisions related to data protection, ePrivacy,...
Read More >
28th Jan

Popular documents