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Christopher Millard and Ian Walden spoke on ‘Regulating Personal Data in an Innovation Economy’ at the British Embassy in Paris, France on 6 December 2018

On 6 December 2018, the British Embassy and the Centre for Commercial Law Studies of Queen Mary University of London organised a conference in Paris on EU data protection law. The event took place in the British Ambassador’s residence and aimed to establish a dialogue and share experiences and knowledge between British and French data Read more about Christopher Millard and Ian Walden spoke on ‘Regulating Personal Data in an Innovation Economy’ at the British Embassy in Paris, France on 6 December 2018[…]

The Independent, The Week, and The Daily Mail covered our research on blockchain tokens and property law in November 2018

The Independent, The Week, The Daily Mail, and other media covered the MCCRC’s research on blockchain tokens and property law. The reports highlighted our findings that cryptocurrencies aren’t technically recognised as property under the current English and Welsh law, which may lead to legal uncertainty and a lack of protection for token holders.

Christopher Millard spoke on ‘AI Law, Regulation and Ethics’ at the Canada-UK Colloquium in Toronto, Canada on 23 November 2018

Christopher Millard spoke on ‘AI Law, Regulation and Ethics’ at the annual Canada-UK Colloquium in Toronto, Canada. The colloquium focused on “Artificial Intelligence & Society: Choices, Risks & Opportunities” ​and took place ​at the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy at the University of Toronto. More information about the event is available here: https://publicpolicy.utoronto.ca/events/the-canada-uk-colloquium/.