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Written by Taylor Wessing Big Data and intangible property rights

Can intangible property rights (IPRs) and rights in personal data exist in harmony?

Written by Taylor Wessing 3D printing – the IP implications

Unauthorised 3D printing – what use are IP rights?

Written by Taylor Wessing The politics of housing – a shift toward renting

If home ownership is not for everyone, how realistic a fix for the chronically undersupplied housing market is a new focus on delivering affordable rental homes – can the private rented sector really help the housing crisis?

Written by Shoosmiths “Alexa, let’s talk about privacy”

To what extent does Amazon’s Alexa, and interfaces like it, present a breakthrough opportunity for computer-driven assistances and home automation, and to what extent should any enthusiasm be tempered by privacy concerns?

Written by Shoosmiths Run-DMC – a new advance for celebrity image rights?

How is English law moving toward better recognition and protection of celebrities’ image rights as valuable commodities?