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  • 1.

    What kinds of cloud computing transactions take place in your jurisdiction?

  • 2.

    Who are the global international cloud providers active in your jurisdiction?

  • 3.

    Name the local cloud providers established and active in your jurisdiction. What cloud services do they provide?

  • 4.

    How well established is cloud computing? What is the size of the cloud computing market in your jurisdiction?

  • 5.

    Are data and studies on the impact of cloud computing in your jurisdiction publicly available?

  • 6.

    Does government policy encourage the development of your jurisdiction as a cloud computing centre for the domestic market or to provide cloud services to foreign customers?

  • 7.

    Are there fiscal or customs incentives, development grants or other government incentives to promote cloud computing operations in your jurisdiction?

  • 8.

    Is cloud computing specifically recognised and provided for in your legal system? If so, how?

  • 9.

    Does legislation or regulation directly and specifically prohibit, restrict or otherwise govern cloud computing, in or outside your jurisdiction?

  • 10.

    What legislation or regulation may indirectly prohibit, restrict or otherwise govern cloud computing, in or outside your jurisdiction?

  • 11.

    What are the consequences for breach of the laws directly or indirectly prohibiting, restricting or otherwise governing cloud computing?

  • 12.

    What consumer protection measures apply to cloud computing in your jurisdiction?

  • 13.

    Describe any sector-specific legislation or regulation that applies to cloud computing transactions in your jurisdiction.

  • 14.

    Outline the insolvency laws that apply generally or specifically in relation to cloud computing.

  • 15.

    Identify the principal data protection or privacy legislation applicable to cloud computing in your jurisdiction.

  • 16.

    What forms of cloud computing contract are usually adopted in your jurisdiction, including cloud provider supply chains (if applicable)?

  • 17.

    What are the typical terms of a B2B public cloud computing contract in your jurisdiction covering governing law, jurisdiction, enforceability and cross-border issues, and dispute resolution?

  • 18.

    What are the typical terms of a B2B public cloud computing contract in your jurisdiction covering material terms, such as commercial terms of service and acceptable use, and variation?

  • 19.

    What are the typical terms of a B2B public cloud computing contract in your jurisdiction covering data and confidentiality considerations?

  • 20.

    What are the typical terms of a B2B public cloud computing contract in your jurisdiction covering liability, warranties and provision of service?

  • 21.

    What are the typical terms of a B2B public cloud computing contract in your jurisdiction covering intellectual property rights (IPR) ownership in content and the consequences of infringement of third-party rights?

  • 22.

    What are the typical terms of a B2B public cloud computing contract in your jurisdiction covering termination?

  • 23.

    Identify any labour and employment law considerations that apply specifically to cloud computing in your jurisdiction.

  • 24.

    Outline the taxation rules that apply to the establishment and operation of cloud computing companies in your jurisdiction.

  • 25.

    Outline the indirect taxes imposed in your jurisdiction that apply to the provision from within, or importing of cloud computing services from outside, your jurisdiction.

  • 26.

    Identify and give details of any notable cases, or commercial, private, administrative or regulatory determinations within the past three years in your jurisdiction that have directly involved cloud computing as a business model.

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