The EU-US Tech Council: A new special relationship?
The EU and the USA have announced a new transatlantic tech council. Details are scant at the moment, but we can expect cooperation on everything from content moderation to competition. This is bad news for tech companies.
Loot boxes in the UK: Ministers ask industry to remove them
As the UK Government considers the responses to its call for evidence on loot boxes in video games, Ministers are piling the pressure on to developers and publishers. This memo explains what Ministers want, and how developers and publishers are reacting.
A global tax agreement: The impact and implementation
Tax and international companies has been an issue of contention for decades. Most recently the focus of the argument has been tech companies. Some countries, including the UK, have introduced their own digital services taxes to try and shore up their tax bases. This global agreement may render them meaningless.