The European Commission has adopted its 2022 Work Programme. As expected, technology and sustainability are both high on the agenda with the Commission setting out a bold vision for a digitally-empowered, green Europe. We take a look at some of the most critical proposals for those working in the products sphere below. So, what’s coming down the pipeline?
It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day, it’s looking like a new way for…the European General Product Safety Directive
Our initial takeaways from the new proposal for a General Product Safety Regulation
Sam Tacey, special counsel in Cooley’s Insurance & Reinsurance team, recently presented on insurance claims issues on a Marsh hosted webinar. The full webcast is available to be viewed here. Sam’s presentation addresses 4 key areas (i) Settlement of Underlying Claims (ii) Cover for defence costs (iii) Notice provisions (iv) […]
Cooley International Products Partner Rod Freeman discusses his role as a products lawyer, his career path to Cooley, his work to help shape product legislation and share some of his experiences + more on the latest Legally Speaking Podcast. Listen to the episode here or download the ‘Legally Speaking Podcast’ […]
The European Commission is seeking feedback on its proposed AI regulation. Read our blog below to find out more and how you can get involved.
UK government confirms plans to bring in mandatory cyber security requirements for connected consumer products
Last week the UK government confirmed plans to bring in new rules on the cyber security of connected consumer products. Read our blog below to find out more.
Have your say on sustainability – current EU and UK consultations on proposed sustainability initiatives for products
The EU and UK are running two important consultations on proposed initiatives to make products more sustainable. To find out more, read our summary below.