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Schoolboy ordered to pay $105,000 damages for defamatory tweets - how to ensure that you or your staff aren’t next

  • Lander & Rogers
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  • Australia, United Kingdom
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  • March 7 2014

Recent judgments of Australian and UK courts have shown that anyone from school leavers to media veterans can fall foul of defamation laws if they are

Confidentiality agreements really do mean “confidential”

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 3 2014

Recently, the headmaster of a Florida prep school was let go and, as a result, sued the school for age discrimination. A settlement in the amount of

Ninth Circuit stretches copyright law to "err on the side of life"

  • Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 6 2014

In a ruling sure to puzzle copyright attorneys for years to come, the Ninth Circuit forced Google Inc. to remove a controversial video, "Innocence of

Another employer’s social media policy is found unlawful by an NLRB Administrative Law Judge

  • Jackson Lewis PC
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  • USA
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  • March 3 2014

The National Labor Relations Board ("NLRB") continues to be active in its review of employer social media policies. In recent years, the NLRB's

Ninth Circuit holds actor in minor role owns independent copyright in performance embodied in motion picture: Garcia v. Google

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 3 2014

In a case of first impression, the Ninth Circuit has issued a remarkable decision in which the majority holds that an individual actor's performance

A rare Facebook “like” for employers: NLRB overturns ALJ, finds lack of evidence to support Facebook post as protected activity

  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
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  • USA
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  • February 21 2014

The NLRB granted an unusual win for the employer last week in a case involving Facebook posts and potential protected activity. In World Color (USA

WI man receives 30-month internet ban after sending random Craigslist users to neighbor’s house

  • IT-LEX Inc
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  • USA
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  • February 14 2014

It's almost the weekend, so here's a relatively light-hearted story for you all. Sometimes a headline just says it all, and yesterday's Gawker post

Newsletter - commercial contracts

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • France, Germany
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  • February 24 2014

Article L.442-6, paragraph 1, indent 2 of the Commercial Code prohibits subjecting or attempting to subject a commercial partner to commercial

Holding a gun in a YouTube video held to be reasonable basis for order to detain

  • IT-LEX Inc
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  • USA
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  • February 19 2014

Last month, a Wisconsin court issued an order in a very modern-sounding case. Here are the facts: On August 27, 2013, while viewing the Facebook

Supreme Court declines review of “gambling is a game of skill” internet poker ruling

  • Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
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  • USA
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  • February 27 2014

In September, 2012, we blogged about the federal district court ruling in United States v. DiCristina. (SeeFederal Judge Rules "Texas Hold'em" is Game