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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


Weekly Data Privacy Alert 26 September 2016
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Canada, European Union, Germany, Guernsey, United Kingdom, USA
  • October 5 2016

On 13 September 2016 the House of Commons held a first reading for the Unsolicited Marketing Communications (Company Directors) Bill 2016-17, the


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


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


Can the G7 really protect the financial world from cybercrime?
  • Gardere
  • Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, United Kingdom, USA
  • October 13 2016

Reuters reported that the Group of Seven (G7) industrial powers (Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the US) “agreed on guidelines for


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


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


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


Global data & privacy update
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Canada, European Union, Germany, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 17 2014

It has been confirmed that the Canadian Revenue Agency (CRA) and UK parenting website Mumsnet have been hacked following the release of the