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Business braces for brave new trademark world

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • European Union
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  • November 15 2012

In our age of social networking and ever evolving modes of communication, businesses are increasingly seeking to use new methods of generating brand awareness and loyalty

Navigating through the clouds

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • European Union
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  • November 15 2012

There are many reasons why companies decide to move certain portions of their data and software applications from on-site environments to the data centres of a software provider and use the corresponding cloud services

On the right track: Russian courts clarify domain rules

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Russia
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  • November 15 2012

According to Ru-Center, which is the largest domain name registrar in the ‘.rf’ and ‘.ru’ domains, approximately 10 percent of the registered .ru domains belong to cybersquatters

European commission hosting consultation

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • European Union
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  • July 27 2012

The European Commission has commenced a public consultation on the procedures for notifying and acting on illegal content hosted by online intermediaries

Change to EU rules on e-commerce and VAT...and the impact on VAT and regulatory compliance, consumer protection, systems design and pricing structures

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • European Union
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  • June 18 2012

New rules coming into effect from 1 January 2015 will have a major impact on suppliers of e-commerce services to consumers within the EU, as well as on providers of online billing and payment systems for such supplies

EU Commission's proposal for a directive on collective rights management

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • European Union
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  • July 27 2012

The Commission's proposal aims to establish a legal framework for the collective management of rights that are administered by collecting societies on behalf of rights holders

Spreadex: don't gamble with your T&Cs

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 27 2012

A High Court judge has refused the spread betting company Spreadex permission to recover £50,000 in losses accrued on a customer's account unless it could show that the trades were made by the customer himself or with his actual or ostensible authority, despite a contrary clause in the customer agreement

Major TV broadcaster loses its domain name

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Italy
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  • June 14 2012

Italy's main private TV broadcaster, Mediaset S.p.A., lost its right to use the domain name "mediaset.com" after failing to renew its registration

Spain - first cookies enforcement

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Spain
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  • March 18 2014

The Spanish Data Protection Authority "DPA" (Procedure No. 003212013) has recently imposed fines on two companies for using cookies on their

Criteria for search engine AdWords advertising defined by Federal Supreme Court

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Germany
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  • March 17 2014

The questions of whether pharmaceutical companies in Germany are permitted to advertise OTC products through search engine AdWords advertising, and if