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U.K. defamation law may lead to greater protection for Canadian website operators
  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • June 26 2012

Canadian website operators may indirectly benefit from proposed legislation in the United Kingdom increasing protection in that country from liability for user content


Will the LinkedIn injunction come to Canada?
  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • August 12 2013

While the Rolodex may be a thing of the past, its functional successor lives on in social networking sites such as LinkedIn. It's no surprise then


Bitcoin - calls for regulation - part eight
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Canada, European Union, Hong Kong, India, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 1 2014

"Virtual currencies", and bitcoin in particular, continued to attract a lot of attention. The sudden shutdowns of Mt. Gox (Japan), a large bitcoin


Peer to peer (P2P) legislation
  • Abril Abogados
  • Canada, France, Germany, Japan, New Zealand, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
  • December 13 2012

Since 2006, when the first European Regulation against illegal downloading was enacted by Finland, most of EU Member States have followed the example


SEC has jurisdiction over investments in Bitcoin
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • United Kingdom, Canada
  • August 30 2013

Bitcoin is 'an electronic form of currency unbacked by any real asset', the supply of which is 'based on an algorithm which structures a


Social media - abuses in the school environment
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • June 23 2014

The NASUWT teachers union used its 2014 annual conference as an opportunity to draw attention to the impact that misuse of social media is having on


Regulators write to manufacturers to highlight concerns over connected devices
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Canada, European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 16 2015

The UK and Canadian data protection regulators have written to webcam manufacturers to highlight concerns about the safety of internet-connected


Global payments newsletter - October 2014
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Spain, United Kingdom, Canada, China, Ecuador, European Union, India, South Africa, Australia
  • October 1 2014

On 12 September, the EU Presidency published a further compromise text on PSD2. The compromise text reflects further movement on a number of key


New UK web defamation rules for user content: what Canadian website operators need to know
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • February 13 2014

The UK Defamation Act 2013 (the "Act") came into effect on January 1, 2014. This Act includes a variety of reforms to the UK law of defamation


High Court strikes out libel claim brought after YouTube video removed
  • Kingsley Napley
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • February 13 2014

In the case of Jackson v Universal Music Operations Ltd (2014), following an application for summary judgment, the High Court struck out the libel