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Social media e-discovery: are your Facebook posts discoverable in civil litigation?
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • August 24 2015

Judge Richard J. Walsh began his opinion in Largent v. Reed with the following question: "What if the people in your life want to use your Facebook

Network interference - a legal guide to the commercial risks and rewards of the social media phenomenon
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 22 2014

Social media is a revolution in the way in which corporations communicate with consumers. This White Paper will help you to maximise the huge

The European Court of Justice has ruled that the Commission's previous decision that the US Safe Harbor framework provides adequate protection is no longer valid
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • European Union, Ireland, USA
  • November 18 2015

On 6 October 2015, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled that the Commission's decision in relation to the adequacy of the US Safe Harbor

YouTube will pay content creators’ legal fees in defense of fair use
  • Foster Swift Collins & Smith PC
  • USA
  • November 20 2015

Tech continues to test the elasticity of the law and use case precedent as its own disruptor. The Google Goliath, YouTube, is moving forward to pay

Court of Appeal upholds privacy claim by family of Paul Weller
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • November 20 2015

The Court of Appeal has upheld a High Court finding that the publishers of Mail Online infringed the privacy of three of Paul Weller's children by

Facebook: a reason for insurers to 'like' it
  • William Roberts Lawyers
  • Australia
  • November 17 2015

The circumstances of this matter are unique in that, on the last day of a four-day trial, the plaintiff sought to discontinue the proceedings. The

Hyperlinks and copyright: courts seek ECJ guidance
  • AKD
  • European Union
  • November 16 2015

The relationship between hyperlinking and copyright is much debated and has been the subject of various court judgments. The outcome of such cases

Solicitation through social media
  • Rubin Thomlinson LLP
  • Canada
  • November 20 2015

It is common practice in Ontario for employers to restrict a departing employee's ability to solicit employer customers, suppliers, current employees

Weltimmo: landmark data protection ruling impacting online service providers
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • European Union
  • November 17 2015

The Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU") recently handed down several landmark rulings affecting the activities of online service providers

Digital defamation update: recent decisions highlight issues with tweets, hyperlinks
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • November 23 2015

The rapid spread of social media sites has opened up unparalleled opportunities for voices that might have once gone unheard to resound across the