We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
In cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel
  Request new password

Search results

Order by most recent / most popular / relevance

Results: 1-10 of 25

UK considers regulating peer-to-peer file sharing

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • June 17 2009

Legislation is one of several wide-ranging proposals in the Intellectual Property Office's action plan to increase investment, innovation and quality in the UK's digital landscape

Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB) launches good practice guidelines for online behavioural advertising

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • June 17 2009

UK's first self-regulatory guidelines for online behavioural advertising will apply to companies collecting and using information to advertise online from 4 September 2009

Digital Britain: final report

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • August 27 2009

The UK Government published its final Digital Britain report on 16 June 2009

Ofcom releases draft code on ISP' initial obligations under the Digital Economy Act

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 6 2010

Ofcom is consulting on a draft code of practice to underpin the initial obligations imposed on internet service providers (ISPs) by the Digital Economy Act 2010 (the Act) to reduce online copyright infringement

The UK government consults on revised proposals for legislation on illicit file-sharing

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 27 2009

Recent proposals may lead to duties being imposed on Ofcom and on internet service providers (ISPs) to police illicit file-sharing, in order to enhance online copyright protection

Targeting the targeters: will there be new rules governing online targeted advertising?

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 27 2009

Will the OFT issue new rules regarding online targeted advertising?

Sponsored links are online customers being treated fairly?

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 27 2009

The FSA and the OFT issue guidance on serving sponsored links to customers

Digital Economy Act 2010

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • May 13 2010

The Digital Economy Bill received Royal Assent on 8 April 2010 as part of the pre-election "wash-up" procedure prior to the dissolution of Parliament

Consumers that cancel distance contracts to be reimbursed initial delivery costs

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • -
  • May 13 2010

The ECJ has confirmed that consumers should be reimbursed for any initial delivery costs on cancellation of a distance contract

Online service provider held liable for copyright infringements of its users

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • May 13 2010

High Court finds NewzBin liable for copyright infringements committed by users of its index and search service