Tanya Wilkie, Associate
Tanya is a commercial lawyer who advises clients on a range of technology and commercial contract matters.
Tanya is a commercial lawyer who advises clients on a range of commercial contract and technology matters, including supply and services agreements, manufacturing and distribution arrangements, platform and website development agreements, licensing agreements, and related consumer law and data protection advice. She also leads our Infrastructure & Communications focus group.
Working with clients across a range of sectors, Tanya has a primary focus on the Technology, Media & Telecommunications and Retail & Leisure sectors. She is experienced in working with international clients and advising on matters involving cross-border elements. Her work involves analysing, drafting, negotiating and balancing risk in the framework of a commercial project or business plan as well as advising on data protection matters. Tanya also has in-house experience working on secondments to the legal and business affairs team of a commercial television network and broadcaster in London and to a multinational telecommunications network operator in the Middle East.
Tanya is admitted to practise in England and Wales.
- Drafting and advising on a commercial joint venture agreement between a group of companies and a government entity.
- Acting for a large tech company in renegotiating their master services agreement to migrate from a dedicated platform to a multi-tenanted cloud solution.
- Advising a commercial television network and broadcaster on a range of contracts and commercial aspects of two acquisitions.
Next Generation Cloud for Europe
Next Generation Cloud for Europe
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Canadian toymaker Spin Master on acquisition of iconic Rubik’s Cube®
The Rubik's Cube® became a commercial success after it launched globally in 1980.
Are you who you say you are?
Verification of Online Identities
Subsea Lifelines of the Internet
Podcast: Fika Community and Mental Fitness
Gareth Fryer, Co-Founder of Fika, discusses the start-up of the company, ‘Mental Fitness’ and gives insights into his own mental health.
Our pro bono work is helping to feed NHS workers nationwide fighting COVID-19.
How does our data protection framework measure up?
The United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union has raised a number of legal questions both in data protection circles and more broadly.
A Sign of the times - When might your email sign-off bind you to a contract?
Commentary on the Case of Neocleous v Rees  EWHC 2462 (Ch)
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Bahrain on the formation of BNet BSC
The culmination of a ground-breaking three year project which will transform the telecommunications landscape of the Kingdom of Bahrain.
Exercising control over other EU countries' TV shows
Advocate General’s Opinion on the Audiovisual Media Services Directive (AVMSD)
Broadcasting and VoD in a post-Brexit 'no-deal' landscape
The Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport published guidance in relation to broadcasting and VoD, in the event of 'no-deal' Brexit.
Commercial Law Handbook: Second Edition
Edited by Partner David Berry, the Commercial Law Handbook examines the structure of the most commonly encountered transactions
Charles Russell Speechlys advises on sale of the Zenium Group to CyrusOne
Zenium is a leading hyperscale data center provider in Europe.
Sweeping exclusion clauses can be reasonable under UCTA
An overview of the recent Goodlife Foods Ltd v Hall Fire Protection Ltd case.
MWB v Rock Advertising
MWB v Rock Advertising has wide ramifications for all types of contracts – not just those made between commercial parties.
Charles Russell Speechlys comments on Supreme Court decision which may curtail flexibility of contracts
Delay to e-privacy regulation causes uncertainty
The Regulation will introduce more stringent privacy rules in respect of all electronic communications.
Blockchain: can the law keep up?
Blockchain technology has opened the door to potentially significant changes once again - with implications across the board.
The risk of following someone else's design
What should happen when requirements conflict on the design of work and the pre-agreed criteria
Contractual Autonomy – A Novel Approach to Variation Clauses
A summary of the MWB Business Exchange Centres Ltd v Rock Advertising Ltd