SCHREMS II – AT A GLANCE

News Published 23 July 2020

Introduction and summary As you may have already seen, everybody seems to be talking about the “Schrems II” judgement – but what does the decision mean and what is the discussion about? In short, the judgement has the following effects for organisations transferring personal data to countries outside of the EU/EEA: · The EU – […]

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Order in the Order Process

31/01/2020

This blog post is written by Veronica Uddsten, lawyer at Synch You may be at a point where you have identified a great offering to consumers, and now you are faced with the challenge of putting together an online shop through which consumers can take part of such offering. This leads to the questions what to keep […]

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Lyssna på Plånboken om piratkopior, aktörerna bakom piratkopiorna och riskerna med att köpa piratkopierade produkter i P1, SR Play

29/01/2020

En av Synchs grundare, advokat Sara Sparring (ordförande i SACG) i Sveriges Radio P1 ”Plånboken” om piratkopior, aktörerna bakom piratkopiorna och riskerna med att köpa piratkopierade produkter. Lyssna här

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Synch Copenhagen and Integra law firms are merging

23/01/2020

The Danish tech-focused law firms Synch and Integra in Copenhagen are merging with effect as of 1 January 2020. The merger will strengthen the position of the merged law firm in the Nordics.

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Unfair Contract Terms in a Consumer Setting

14/01/2020

This blog post is written by Veronica Uddsten, lawyer at Synch When drafting terms and conditions for a B2C-business, it is easy for businesses to primarily focus on the need of the business and fail to take into consideration the fairness of the provisions included from a consumer perspective. As unfair contract terms may become unenforceable, […]

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Faster review of data processing agreements

13/01/2020

DPA AI, an enterprise-level AI solution for accelerated review of data processing agreements, is featured on Artificial Lawyer, the leading LegalTech news portal in Europe.  The article, written by Sergii Shcherbak, lawyer and Head of Software Development, describes why and how DPA AI was built. The challenge – large amounts of time that big companies […]

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ANONYMISATION AND PSEUDONYMISATION OF PERSONAL DATA

29/11/2019

This blog post is written by Erik Myrberg, lawyer at Synch Recital 26 of the GDPR clarifies that the principles of data protection should not apply to anonymous information, namely information which does not relate to an identified or identifiable natural person or to personal data rendered anonymous in such a manner that the data subject […]

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Synch has acted as legal advisor to Zington AB

22/11/2019

Synch has acted as legal advisor to Claremont AB (under name change to Zington AB) with trademark strategy work in connection with its expansion plans to becoming a global brand.

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ABOUT THE NEW PROPOSITION ON GENERAL ADVICE FOR CONSUMER CREDITS

14/11/2019

The rules on how consumer credits can be granted and marketed are spread out in several different acts and regulations.

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Strong customer authentication – about the new rules on electronic payments

08/11/2019

Strong customer authentication (SCA) means that a customer must verify his/her identity with two from each other independent factors when using electronic payment methods, for example when using a credit card. The rules, which are based on EU legislation, aims to increase the security of electronic payments and combat fraud. Generally speaking, the legislation does […]

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3 SYNCH LAWYERS RANKED IN Who’s Who Legal

08/11/2019

Since 1996 Who’s Who Legal has identified the foremost legal practitioners in 34 areas of business law. Over 16,000 of the world’s leading private practice lawyers in over 100 countries are featured