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Site blocking commences in Australia
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • July 1 2015

As of 27 June 2015, the Copyright Amendment (Online Infringement) Act 2015 (Act) has passed both houses of the Australian Parliament and commenced


Passing off in the UK, Australia and New Zealand: a divergence in criteria
  • Baldwins
  • Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom
  • May 29 2015

On 13 May 2015, the UK Supreme Court affirmed the traditional requirements for the tort of passing off. The Court maintained that a claimant must


Misuse of private information is a “tort” in English law
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • May 21 2015

The Court of Appeal for England and Wales has held that the cause of action recognised in English law since Campbell v Mirror Group for misuse of


Global privacy & cybersecurity update, issue 6 - May 2015
  • Jones Day
  • Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Taiwan, United Kingdom, USA, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Paraguay, Peru, Spain, Canada, China, European Union, France, Germany, Honduras
  • May 13 2015

On February 11, the U.S. Government Accountability Office ("GAO") released its biennial High Risk List, which is "intended to help inform the


Global data & privacy update - 7 May 2015
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Australia, China, France, Netherlands, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 7 2015

A class action lawsuit filed against eBay following a 2014 data breach has been dismissed by a US court this week. The breach uncovered personal data


BrandWrites - May 2015
  • Bird & Bird
  • Australia, Belgium, China, European Union, Finland, Germany, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Singapore, United Kingdom
  • May 7 2015

The Court of Appeal of England and Wales has found that the sale by the well-known retailer Topshop of a t-shirt bearing an image of the famous pop


Be global: employment law newsletter - March 2015
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA, Italy, Japan, Poland, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, South Korea, Australia, Brazil, China, European Union, Germany, Ireland
  • March 31 2015

The Workplace Gender Equality Act 2012 requires private sector employers with 100 or more employees to report annually to the Workplace Gender


The good, the bad and the libellous an overview of legal issues concerning online product and service reviews
  • Addisons
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • March 27 2015

Online review platforms - websites that provide information about products, services and businesses based on consumer-experiences - are on the rise


Tripadvisor ‘tripped-up’ for being false adviser
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, Italy, United Kingdom
  • December 23 2014

TripAdvisor has been fined 500,000 Euros (approx. AUD$750,000) by Italy’s Competition Authority, the Autorità Garante della Concorrenza e del


Global data & privacy update 13.11.2014
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • China, Germany, United Kingdom, USA, Australia
  • November 13 2014

Urgent talks are currently in progress between Berlin and London in an attempt to persuade the German government to relax data protection laws