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.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 140

German Federal Supreme Court prohibits unsolicited advertising in signatures of automated B2C email replies confirming receipt of a consumer’s email
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • Germany
  • May 11 2016

In a judgment dated 15 December 2015, case no VI ZR 13415, ("Judgment") the German Federal Supreme Court ("FSC"; Bundesgerichtshof - BGH) confirmed


Secretive Direct Marketers Face Fresh Restrictions on their Anonymity
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 10 2016

From 16 May, those making (or instigating) direct marketing telephone calls must provide Caller Line Identification ('CLI') when making calls live or


Public Service Campaign regarding children’s online safety
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • April 27 2016

The Children's Advertising Review Unit (CARU) and the BBB are pleased to announce the launch of its second Public Service Campaign regarding


The FTC Won’t Let Them Be: Enforcement Action Brought Against App Developers for Violation of Children’s Privacy Law Presents New Challenges for Advertisers
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 24 2015

In a recent show of forcewhich some believe is the tip of the icebergthe Federal Trade Commission (FTC) brought an enforcement action against two


Optical Express appeal highlights the need for caution over third-party marketing lists
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 23 2015

In a decision of 31 August 2015, the First-Tier Tribunal provided important clarification on the use of third-party mailing lists. Optical Express v


The European Commission’s digital single market strategy: challenges ahead for the media industries
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • May 7 2015

After being elected as President of the European Commission (EC) in June last year, Jean-Claude Juncker made the realisation of a European 'digital


NGOs may rely on UK's journalism exemption
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 4 2015

The UK Information Commissioner's Officer (the "ICO"), in a letter to Global Witness (in Steinmetz and others v Global Witness) (the "Letter"


Court finds, again, that device ID is not personally identifiable information (PII) under the Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA)
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • October 13 2014

On October 8, 2014, a district court judge in Georgia dismissed with prejudice a Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA) action against The Cartoon


UK High Court considers implications of the Google Spain case for the first time
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • Spain, United Kingdom
  • September 24 2014

In July 2014, the High Court (the 'Court') considered for the first time the implications of the landmark decision in Google Spain, when delivering


European Commission releases technical standards on Radio Frequency Identification
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • September 19 2014

In July, the EU introduced new technical standards ('Standards') to assist users of Radio Frequency Identification ('RFID') technology to comply with