I've been busily working with my academic hat on. A conference paper I presented in April has recently been accepted for publication – yay! It's all about how we can create digital systems that are responsive to the law – so if you ever notice that your 'smart' toaster seems to know an awful lot about your Netflix habits, it'll be because its designers didn't read this paper. Maybe. If you're particularly interested, or can't sleep, it'll be published early next year in the International Review of Law, Computers & Technology, or you can read it now on SSRN. You know you want to...

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