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Twitter isn't private! If you can’t tweet something nice, perhaps don't tweet at all...
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 10 2014

In a fresh warning to be careful what you post online, this week saw two individuals plead guilty to sending threatening tweets to feminist


Cyber attack - is your business protected?
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 30 2013

From advertising and selling to communicating with customers, the internet provides UK businesses with a wealth of opportunities. As a result


Never underestimate the power of Twitter
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 27 2014

Two individuals, who posted abusive and threatening tweets to the Twitter account of feminist campaigner Caroline Criado-Perez, were last week jailed


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


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


ICO takes a common sense approach to being street-wise
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 23 2009

The ICO has today announced that a common sense approach should be taken when dealing with Google Street View


An artistic licence? The Digital Economy Bill is published
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 26 2009

The UK Parliament has now published the Digital Economy Bill, which makes a number of controversial amendments to the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 and includes key provisions relating to the regulation of online file-sharing and copyright protection and licensing generally


OFT cuts to the core of Apple's terms of business
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 7 2009

The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) has announced that Apple Inc, the software and hardware giant, has agreed to change its contractual terms and conditions to make them fairer for consumers


A picture is worth two thousand... pounds
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 8 2009

Getty Images, the stock photography agency, has won another litigation dispute over unauthorised use of one of its digital images


All eyes on the cookie jar
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 11 2011

Further to our previous e-update, anyone with a website should be aware of the new EU rules (Directive 2009136EC) regarding the use of internet text-files called 'cookies'