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Federal Court of Justice: transcripts of a radio contribution may be kept available online even if they expressly state the names of convicted persons

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • Germany
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  • January 27 2010

On December 14, 2009, the German Federal Court of Justice decided (file nos. VI ZR 22708 and VI ZR 22808 the complete judgments are not available yet) that the defendant Deutschlandradio (a German radio station) is permitted to make non-current transcripts of broadcast contributions that explicitly identify the names of the convicted murderers of the famous German actor Walter Sedlmayr available in its online archive

What should you do when the FTC calls about Google?

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • August 22 2011

On June 24, 2011, Google confirmed that the Federal Trade Commission opened a formal antitrust investigation against it

A free internet once again for France?

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • France
  • -
  • January 9 2013

At the start of this year, the second-largest French ISP, Free, took the surprising decision to release an update for its customers which allowed them to

Ninth Circuit CDA decision

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 28 2009

In what is likely to be seen as a watershed moment for the application of the Communications Decency Act of 1996 (the "CDA"), the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has released an opinion in Barnes v. Yahoo that has the potential to dramatically increase the cost of defending social media and computer service providers

The FTC reviews COPPA

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 12 2007

Congress enacted the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”) in 1998 to prohibit unfair or deceptive acts or practices in connection with the collection, use and disclosure of personal information from children under the age of 13 on the Internet

Online behavioural advertising targeted by the regulator

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
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  • December 10 2012

The Advertising Standard Authority's remit will shortly cover Online Behavioural Advertising (OBA

Italian court acquits Google executives

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • Italy
  • -
  • March 26 2013

Three senior Google executives, given six month suspended jail sentences in Italy in 2010 for data protection breaches relating to the content of a

Dispatch from Durban 1: ICANN 47 day 1 (or is it day -2?)

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • Global
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  • July 13 2013

Driving in to Durban from the airport this morning, I caught my first glimpse of the Indian Ocean: endless, exotic, deep, and full of mystery, it

German Federal Court of Justice decides on liability of the owner of an eBay account for improper use by third parties

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • Germany
  • -
  • June 22 2009

In its decision of March 11, 2009 (I ZR 11406), the German Federal Court of Justice had to decide the question of whether the owner of an account at eBay is legally liable if a third party uses such account for copyright, trademark or unfair competition law infringements without the owner’s knowledge

Identity theft task force

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 11 2007

The federal government has created a Federal Identity Theft Task Force, which is being chaired by the US Attorney General and the Chairman of the Federal Trade Commission