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Be warned: online forum selection clauses may oblige you to litigate abroad
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Canada
  • June 30 2015

The decision in Douez v. Facebook, Inc., provides some comfort to online businesses that rely upon forum selection clauses in their online contracts


Airline hits turbulence from CRTC: pays penalty for violations of anti-spam law
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • June 29 2015

In the most recently announced settlement under Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation, the CRTC has announced that Porter Airlines Inc. has agreed to pay


BC Court of Appeal upholds worldwide injunction against Google
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • Canada
  • June 25 2015

In Equustek Solutions Inc. v Google Inc., the British Columbia Court of Appeal upheld the Supreme Court's jurisdiction to issue an injunction with


Competition Bureau introduces the Deceptive Marketing Practices Digest
  • Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
  • Canada
  • June 25 2015

On June 10, 2015, the Canadian Competition Bureau launched its new Deceptive Marketing Practices Digest on a pilot basis. It aims to provide


BC Privacy Act does not oust Facebook’s forum selection clause: BC Court of Appeal
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • June 24 2015

How do operators of global services deal with the panoply of legal systems around the world? One common strategy relies on choice of law and forum


B.C. Court of Appeal stays a proposed privacy class action against Facebook based on a forum selection clause
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • June 24 2015

On June 19, 2015, the British Columbia Court of Appeal stayed a proposed privacy class action in Douez v. Facebook, Inc. by enforcing a forum


The “world wide” web: a recent UK approach to determining copyright jurisdiction
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • June 23 2015

Determining a website's jurisdiction (or jurisdictions) can be complex. For example, the website may be hosted in one country, but receive visitor


Senate of Canada releases report on digital currencies
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • Canada
  • June 23 2015

On June 19th, the standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce released a report on the use of digital currencies. The Report, entitled


Email exchanges between directors can be defamatory
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Canada
  • June 19 2015

Directors should be careful about what they email to one another or what they email to owners. There are plenty of instances where communications


Let’s play !
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • Canada
  • June 18 2015

Il en a eu assez! Angry Joe, un des YouTubers les plus fameux en matière de vidéos Let’s Play a décidé d’arrêter complètement