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Internet users breathe a sigh of relief as European Court rules that internet browsing does not infringe copyright

  • Matheson
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  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • August 14 2014

If you are reading this on an internet browser you may be relieved to know that you are not infringing copyright law. Thanks to the recent Court of

Trying to put the genie back in the bottle: the difficulties of online defamation

  • Matheson
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  • Ireland
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  • August 14 2014

The extent to which internet hosting sites can be found liable for hosting defamatory comments is due to come under scrutiny by the Supreme Court

Multinationals as unlikely champions of the consumer? Recent developments in the Irish courts

  • Mason Hayes & Curran
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  • Ireland
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  • July 31 2014

With the Competition and Consumer Protection Act 2014 just signed into law, the recent case of Vodafone Ireland Limited -v- Telefonica Ireland

CJEU decision authorises hyperlinks to freely available content

  • McCann FitzGerald
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  • European Union, Ireland
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  • July 25 2014

On 13 February 2014, the Court of Justice of the European Union (the "CJEU") delivered its judgment in the case of Svensson and Others v Retriever AB

An intolerable level of delay?

  • Matheson
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  • Ireland
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  • July 22 2014

Following newspaper allegations about the plaintiff, proceedings commenced

The Data Protection Act: a stone to sling at the Facebook goliath?

  • Collyer Bristow LLP
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  • Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • July 22 2014

When you log into Facebook the first thing you see is your 'newsfeed': a seemingly random collection of messages, status updates and photographs

Irish High Court refers Facebook privacy case to European court

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • European Union, Ireland
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  • June 24 2014

The High Court, in Schrems v Data Protection Commissioner, 18 June 2014, has referred questions arising to the Court of Justice of the European Union

“You may delay, but time will not” Benjamin Franklin

  • Mason Hayes & Curran
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  • Ireland
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  • June 19 2014

This High Court decision delivered on 30 May, 2014 serves as an important reminder of the potentially fatal nature of a delay on the part of a

Court of Justice rules that web-browsing is not copyright infringement

  • Mason Hayes & Curran
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  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • June 5 2014

In a much anticipated judgment issued on 5 June 2014, the Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU") in Case C-36013 Public Relations

Dispute resolution update: making amends - procedures and outcomes

  • Mason Hayes & Curran
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  • Ireland
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  • June 3 2014

A common over-riding concern of defendants to defamation proceedings is the amount of costs they will be liable for should they lose the proceedings