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Facebook steps in, with the French government, against cyberbullying
  • Ichay & Mullenex Avocats
  • France
  • May 5 2011

On April 12, 2011, Eric Debarieux officially provided his report on harassment in school to the Education Minister, Luc Chatel


Take down, stay down: Paris Court of Appeal confirms hosting providers have no general monitoring obligation
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • July 15 2013

In a recent decision dated 21 June 2013, the Paris Court of Appeal endorsed the reasoning adopted a year ago by the French Supreme Court in three


A French court orders a Swiss company selling French game tickets over the Internet to prevent French Internet users from accessing part of its websites
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • France
  • August 4 2014

On April 10, 2014, the Court of First Instance of Paris found that VIAGOGO, a Swiss company operating a website selling sports tickets on the


No reduced VAT rate for downloadable, streamable e-books
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union, France, Luxembourg
  • July 31 2015

In March 2015, the European Court of Justice ("ECJ") ruled infringement procedures against France and Luxembourg (cases C-47913 and C-50213). In


French advertising for alcoholic beverages strictly limited on Facebook
  • Jones Day
  • France
  • December 10 2013

France is deemed to have adopted one of the strictest regulatory schemes regulating advertisement of alcoholic beverages (Law n 91-32 dated


La CNIL ne peut publier une sanction sans limite de durée
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • France
  • November 3 2016

Le Conseil d’État a annulé une décision de sanction de la CNIL pour avoir prononcé la publication d’une sanction sans limitation de durée. CE, 10ème -


Are Facebook’s new functions a first reaction to the increasing demand for internet security?
  • INLEX IP EXPERTISE
  • France
  • July 1 2013

Facebook has come up with a new function called "verified pages and profiles". This function, applied to certain profiles, will actually help


French Supreme Court: Google did not abuse dominant position
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • June 3 2013

On 16 April 2013, the French Supreme Court upheld the Paris Court of Appeals decision of 16 November 2011, thus confirming that Google did not abuse


L’Oréal v. eBay: the Court of Justice of the European Union tightens liability of online marketplace operators the CJEU
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • European Union, France, Germany, United Kingdom
  • August 11 2011

The long awaited decision of the Court of Justice of the European Union in L’Oréal v. eBay was handed down last month


Online betting: court cancels trademarks of past monopoly beneficiary
  • Baker McKenzie
  • France
  • December 15 2010

In recent years, the fierce competition among the various actors in the online betting industry has seen many trademark disputes come before the French courts