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Peer to peer (P2P) legislation

  • Abril Abogados
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  • Canada, France, Germany, Japan, New Zealand, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
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  • December 13 2012

Since 2006, when the first European Regulation against illegal downloading was enacted by Finland, most of EU Member States have followed the example

Crackdown on internet cons

  • Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
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  • Australia, Canada, United Kingdom, USA
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  • October 4 2012

The New York Times reported that a number of governments have banded together to combat Internet con artists

Online defamation - the need for digital corrections

  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
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  • Canada, United Kingdom
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  • July 29 2010

The recent English Court of Appeal decision in Flood v Times Newspapers Ltd. 2010 EWCA Civ 804 provides some useful (and, thankfully, technologically adept) advice for online news publishers

How much is that Tweet in the window?

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada, United Kingdom
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  • January 13 2011

A Tweet may represent a mere 140-characters; however a recent investigation in the UK is exposing that those 140-characters can represent big money

The global employer: the social media issue

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Russia, Singapore, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
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  • September 25 2012

Social media is changing the way that we communicate, work and do business, wherever we are in the world

Personal and professional email: access to information requests

  • Dentons
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  • Canada, United Kingdom
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  • May 17 2012

When a government employee uses workplace email to send and receive personal email, are those emails subject to disclosure under access to information laws?

Protecting an employer’s LinkedIn network: Whitmar Publications Ltd v Gamage & Ors

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada, United Kingdom
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  • September 4 2013

The England and Wales High Court (Chancery Division) recently granted an interlocutory injunction restraining former employees from, among

New UK web defamation rules for user content: what Canadian website operators need to know

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada, United Kingdom
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  • February 13 2014

The UK Defamation Act 2013 (the "Act") came into effect on January 1, 2014. This Act includes a variety of reforms to the UK law of defamation

U.K. defamation law may lead to greater protection for Canadian website operators

  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
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  • Canada, United Kingdom
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  • June 26 2012

Canadian website operators may indirectly benefit from proposed legislation in the United Kingdom increasing protection in that country from liability for user content

Immortal souls and standard form agreements: reminders after April Fools’ prank

  • McMillan LLP
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  • Canada, United Kingdom
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  • May 11 2010

The purpose of a written agreement is to serve as evidence of the bargain reached between two or more parties, and it should always be carefully crafted to properly reflect their objectives