Across topics and issues, borders and industries, we have the thought leadership you need to stay ahead of changes in the law.

Follow us:



Hogan Lovells’ SCC tool for international data transfers

The European Commission published a set of modernized Standard Contractual Transfers (“new SCC”) that can be relied upon in order to carry out international transfers of...


Hogan Lovells contributes again to the new GCR Private Litigation Guide

The updated edition of the Private Litigation Guide published by Global Competition Review (GCR) and co-edited by Hogan Lovells has just been released. The Guide examines the key topics in...


German FCJ on the exploitation of the reputation of geographical indications as collective trademarks

The possibility to protect geographical indications as collective or individual trademarks exists, in principle, independently of the system for the protection of geographical indications...


EU Version of DIP Financing – discussion in light of the US Framework

The current transition out of the Covid-19 pandemic and withdrawal of financial support provided by governments to cope with the pandemic is likely to lead to an increasing stream of...


German FCJ: Trademark owners bear the burden of proof for the public recognition of a trademark

The German Federal Court of Justice recently published a decision (Case No. I ZB 16/20) clarifying that trademark owners bear the burden of proof for public recognition of a trademark...


Shaping the EU’s Digital Future: Drafting updates for the Digital Services Act
Registered Content

In December 2020, the EU Commission published its first draft for the Digital Services Act – and with it its ambitious plan to shape Europe’s digital future. The proposed...


ECJ: Protected Designation of Origin can also be infringed when used for services

A protected designation of origin (“PDO”) may also be infringed by use for services. According to the ECJ in a recently published decision (C-783/19), the protection of...


Non-fungible tokens: NFTs and the silence of the EU legislator

You might expect that the European Commission, eager to act as an innovative regulator, would have non-fungible tokens, NFTs, firmly on their radar and to have dedicated a relevant...


Global Accountants' Liability Update – October 2021

Our global team of securities and professional liability lawyers at Hogan Lovells is uniquely positioned to monitor legal developments across the globe that impact accountants’...

Loading data