This issue is filled with great insights and expert commentary on areas that are relevant to the legal landscape and highlight how the business community is embracing technology, media and telecommunications. There are various topics covered, from new ways of working and digital transformation in the finance sector to data protection regulatory updates and guidance. We also have a series of articles that focus on e-commerce across a number of jurisdictions.
You will also find insights from our lawyers around real estate analytics, tech trends, and data centres.
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Al Tamimi & Company’s Digital and Data team provides local and international clients with world-class, specialist legal support across the full spectrum of digital, technology, media, communications and data related legal issues.
As digital transformation accelerates, it impacts all industries. From the start-up and entrepreneur ecosystem, through small and medium sized enterprises to large regional conglomerates, multinationals and government entities, organizations across the spectrum are refocusing for the future. Adopting new technologies to enhance efficiency, differentiate themselves from competitors, and disrupt markets, they are transforming themselves to compete and succeed in this new digital age. At the heart of this fundamental shift sits data in its various shapes and forms. The collection, processing, analysis, protection and commercialization of data is critical to the success of the digital economy.
Laws and regulations are being rapidly outpaced by this continuous technological change. Now, more than ever, organizations require legal advisors who understand this new digital landscape.
Al Tamimi’s Digital and Data team has deep industry knowledge and extensive regulatory and transactional experience. The team’s advice is practical and informed by its familiarity with the sectors in which its clients operate, the international legal and regulatory environment, and its deep knowledge of local law and practice. The team regularly advises on regulatory and transactional matters involving: