DRG and Dopamine announce partnership

Preiskel & Co’s Peter Dally, Matthew Fox, and Xavier Prida have been advising Dopamine, a Mexican production company, on the first TV Series Equity Investment Agreement with UK distributor DRG, following the announcement of a strategic partnership to co-finance, develop, and produce English-language scripted content. Dopamine has become known for producing high-quality Spanish language content.…

Robert Dougans published in the Law Gazette

Preiskel & Co’s Head of Dispute Resolution, Robert Dougans, has had an article published in the Law Gazette. The article entails an interesting discussion of the UK-US extradition treaty, in force since 2007, with Robert arguing that it is so unequal as to not be fit for purpose. The article can be read here. Please…

Ofcom European Electronic Communications Code Consultation deadline approaches

The deadline of 3 March 2020 for responses to Ofcom’s Electronic Communications Code (“EECC”) Consultation is fast approaching. The consultation focuses on the implementation of the EECC. The EECC includes regulatory changes across a wide scope, including: Banning mobile providers from selling “locked” devices; Provision of a “summary of key contract terms” to customers before they…

Mobile World Congress cancelled

The GSMA has announced that the 2020 Mobile World Congress, due to be held in Barcelona at the end of February, is cancelled due to “global concern regarding the coronavirus outbreak”. The GSMA’s statement can be read here. Accordingly, Preiskel & Co regrets to announce that its drinks reception in Barcelona is also cancelled. Please…