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Could virtual courts become reality?
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 19 2015

This week the Civil Justice Council recommended the creation of an online court to deal with claims worth up to £25,000 in England and Wales


Vloggers - are they being paid to advertise?
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 2 2014

Are you able to recognise when something is being advertised to you? In most cases this will be obvious from the situation: TV commercial breaks


Social media 101
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 23 2015

It is safe to say that social media has transformed the way modern business is conducted. It has been a catalyst for change in the language and


BIS updates advice for businesses on cyber security
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 2 2015

Hot on the heels of its recently published report on cyber-security across FTSE 350 organisations, the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills


UK Government survey hints at creeping cyber-security complacency
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 23 2015

Late last week the Department for Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) published a report detailing the results of its most recent FTSE350


Employers can be liable for the harassment of one employee by another online even outwith working hours
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 2 2012

You will have read that one of Great Britain's Olympic medal hopes, Tom Daley, was subjected to considerable abuse over Twitter, after finishing fourth in the men's synchronised 10m platform diving event on Monday


UK Government launches Cyber Essentials Scheme
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 19 2014

As of 1st October 2014 all suppliers bidding for certain types of government information handling contracts will require to be Cyber Essentials


Safer Internet Day sends message to cyberbullies
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 10 2015

Today, Tuesday 10th February, marks Safer Internet Day across the UK and in more than a hundred other countries across the world. Designed to promote


What's mine is mine and I shall hide it! Bitcoin and divorce
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 23 2014

It would appear that the law and the courts will yet again be fighting to catch up with technology as virtual currencies become a topic in divorce


Defamation on the internet - discovering the identity of wrongdoers
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 23 2014

The fallout from the defamatory allegations and innuendos directed at the late Lord McAlpine has highlighted the potential consequences of ill