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.
We hope this edition of Law Update provides some useful food for thought – enjoy the read!Take a read of the edition
We are happy to announce that on Sunday 20 September 2015 we appointed Stephen Lansdown to as Head of Qatar Office. Stephen has joined us from UK law firm Hill Dickinson where he was a Partner and had worked for over 17 years. During his time there, Stephen headed up the firm’s Commercial practice and worked with clients throughout the UK, Europe and South East Asia where his firm also has offices. His previous experience has spanned a variety of sectors including commerce and international trade, energy and natural resources, manufacturing, TMT, healthcare and education. Prior to working with Hill Dickinson, Stephen worked for Clifford Chance and Herbert Smith.