October 14, 2015
Media, Technology and IP law firm Wiggin is delighted to announce that it has strengthened its relationship with the Online Dating Agency (ODA) by becoming its latest Associate.
The ODA was set up in 2013 and has a wide and growing membership of online dating companies and businesses offering dating Apps. It has an important role as a trade body, ensuring the sector has adequate representation with Government, regulators, the media, financial service providers, and social networks.
Shaun Lowde, Technology Partner and co-founder of Wiggin said: “Our focussed expertise in media, technology and IP law means that we are ideally placed to help the ODA and its members as they grapple with regulatory issues, rights queries and data concerns. We are pleased to be associated with the ODA and to be able to assist with its invaluable work.”
ODA Chief Executive George Kidd said: “Wiggin have been a supporter of our work from the start. And the support has real substance with Wiggin helping us and our members deal with legal and regulatory change that go to the heart of the dating business. As a media and digital-focused firm they have a feel for how our members work.
Since the ODA was created, Wiggin has provided its members with practical advice on issues that are key to their businesses and to a good, safe and trusting user experience. This has included events on privacy law, contract and cancellation regulations and advertising rules. Wiggin also supports members though a helpline and gives advice on a one-to-one basis.”