In this edition of Cordery Head to Head @ Home Cordery’s Jonathan Armstrong talks to Professor Eric Sinrod from his home in California.
They reflect on a recent developments with proposed new laws to regulate social media. He talks about how former President Trump may have tougher social media legislation as one of his lasting legacies.
Eric talks about the issues facing Facebook in the US and its response to issues with violent protests and the US elections. He also talks about the potential changes to laws limiting liaiblity which can help BigTech.
Jonathan talks about the Parliamentary hearings on both sides of the Atlantic into Facebook and the limits of those investigations. He looks at possible new legislation in the UK including the UK’s proposed Online Harms Bill.
Jonathan also talks about the recent UK data protection fine for the Conservative Party and new laws on cookies in the EU.
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TechLaw10 is a 10-minute audio podcast update from U.S. lawyer Eric Sinrod (Duane Morris) and UK lawyer Jonathan Armstrong (Cordery) where they share insights on developments where technology intersects with the law in the EU and the U.S. These well-known commentators are sought out in the media for their opinions on breaking news and developing trends. Whether you are in North America or Europe, now you can hear directly from them regarding the latest technology issues at home and across the pond.