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Italy implements Convention on cyber-crimes

  • Bird & Bird
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  • Italy
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  • May 6 2008

On 20 February 2008 the Italian Senate approved a bill ratifying the Convention on cyber-crimes, issued in November 2001

Italian criminal court issues decision on spamming

  • Bird & Bird
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  • Italy
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  • April 4 2011

For the first time an Italian criminal court (in this case, the Criminal Court of Milan) has imposed criminal sanctions for spamming activities

A setback in copyright owners’ fight against illegal file-sharing

  • Bird & Bird
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  • Italy
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  • November 22 2007

The Court of Rome recently rejected requests for injunctions bought by a German record company and a Polish computer game producer (the “Copyright Holders”) against two Italian Internet Service Providers (the “ISPs”

Google “AdWords” system and registered trade marks

  • Bird & Bird
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  • Italy
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  • June 21 2010

The use of keywords in online advertising systems is prevalent in our culture and can cause conflicts among competitors, especially when the keywords consist of registered trade marks

Italian Supreme Court explains reasons for ordering blocking of Swedish Pirate Bay website

  • Bird & Bird
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  • Italy
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  • May 10 2010

The Italian Supreme Court has published the reasons for its September 2009 decision ordering internet service providers to block access to the Swedish Pirate Bay website

Defamation of corporate entities in Italy

  • Bird & Bird
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  • Italy
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  • March 15 2007

Under Italian law, a defamed company can obtain protection from both the criminal and civil law

Notifications of data security breaches - Italy

  • Bird & Bird
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  • Italy
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  • February 1 2007

The Commission’s proposal to introduce an obligation on network operators and Internet Service Providers to notify users of data security breaches has not been debated in detail in Italy

Italy: new rules of the garante for the use of cookies

  • Bird & Bird
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  • Italy
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  • June 10 2014

The awaited guidelines of the Italian Data Protection Authority related to the "Simplified Arrangements to Provide Information and Obtain Consent