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Direct marketing compliance less than 1 month to go

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Hong Kong
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  • March 11 2013

The new direct marketing regime introduced by the Personal Data (Privacy) (Amendment) Ordinance ("PDPAO") comes into effect on 1 April 2013, less

Australian Productivity Commission proposes to cut red tape in infrastructure services

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Australia
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  • January 25 2010

The Australian Productivity Commission's latest report identifies ways in which to reduce the regulatory burden on businesses in various sectors such as in information, media and telecommunications

Criminal conviction for web video

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Italy
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  • April 13 2010

On 24 February 2010, the Court of Milan sentenced to six months' imprisonment three managers and former executives of Google; the sentences have been suspended, however, so the Court has not actually ordered any imprisonment

High Court rules on the BBC's disclosure obligations under the Freedom of Information Act

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 9 2009

On 2 October 2009 the High Court of England and Wales decided two closely connected cases on the BBC's obligation to provide information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (the Act

Australian Competition & Consumer Commission accepts undertakings from software company

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Australia
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  • September 14 2010

Sports betting software company, Intervest Global Live Pty Ltd, has stopped an advertising campaign on SeekCommercial after the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) raised concerns regarding a horse betting software program called "Trilogics"

Superior Court of the State of Rio de Janeiro rejects preliminary injunction to prohibit internet company from displaying video reports relating to the World Cup

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Brazil
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  • September 21 2010

The Superior Court of the State of Rio de Janeiro has rejected a request for a preliminary injunction filed by a television company against a large internet company which prohibited the latter from displaying on its website video reports about the World Cup for more than 48 hours after a game

Italian Data Protection Authority prohibits hidden profiling for online and radio promotions

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Italy
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  • October 25 2010

The Italian Data Protection Authority (the Garante) has recently intervened to stop activities resulting in the building of individual profiles based on personal preferences and habits that were made without giving prior information to the affected individuals

Italian Communications Authority issues new regulations on linear Web TV and on-demand services

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Italy
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  • January 28 2011

AGCOM, the Italian Communications Authority, has adopted new rules on linear Web TV and on-demand audiovisual media services

New telemarketing rules

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Italy
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  • April 18 2011

The Italian Data Protection Authority (the Garante) has issued a new Regulation on the use of personal data for telemarketing activities

Creation of fake social networking profile infringes privacy

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • France
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  • February 22 2011

The French High Court of Paris (TGI) sentenced an internet user who created a fake profile of a famous French comedian to pay a 1,500 fine and 2,500 in damages