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Written by Macfarlanes LLP Artificial intelligence - is the UK ready, willing and able?

Are UK lawyers prepared for the changes and new possibilities promised by artificial intelligence?

Written by Taylor Wessing Game workers unite! Unionisation in the gaming industry

Why is the unionisation of the gaming workforce in the UK so important to businesses?

Written by Weil, Gotshal & Manges (London) LLP An introduction to leveraged buyouts

How do leveraged buyouts combine private equity and debt finance to provide an attractive way to finance transactions?

Written by Weil, Gotshal & Manges (London) LLP Ethical guidelines on artificial intelligence

How can AI systems be regulated to ensure ethical compliance?

Written by Shoosmiths Is it just you or is it #MeToo?

If sexual harassment doesn’t seem to be a problem in the workplace, then does anything really need to change?