UK to tighten takeover rules to protect national security
Posted by malcolm on Wednesday, October 18th, 2017 at 12:27
In the short term, the government will reduce the turnover threshold that limits its existing powers to intervene in corporate takeovers. At the moment, the Competition and Markets Authority powers...
UK Government publishes Internet Safety green paper
Posted by Daniel Smith on Thursday, October 12th, 2017 at 8:39
The UK Government has announced proposals for a voluntary levy on Internet companies “to raise awareness and counter internet harms”. The government has said that the levy would target issues such as...
Amber Rudd focusses on Internet in conference speech
Posted by malcolm on Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at 18:39
Rudd announced plans to tighten terrorism laws to criminalise merely viewing terrorist content, as opposed to keeping a copy found on the Internet, as well as new legislation to criminalise...