We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance

Results: 1-10 of 507

A forum shopper’s paradise: is Australia set to become a “must see” destination for a libel tourist?
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Australia, United Kingdom, USA
  • July 23 2016

Given the globalised and cross-border nature of modern communications in this digital information age, libel tourism has been viewed as a growing

Differing approaches by English and Australian courts to defamation on social media
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • June 26 2014

In a judgment handed down on 29 November 2013 in Mickle v Farley, Judge Elkaim of the District Court of NSW found that a former Orange High School

How online defamation plays out in NZ: 2012 case supports Australian not UK conclusions
  • Wigley + Company
  • Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom
  • November 18 2012

Earlier this year, an NZ court dealt with a similar claim against Google

BrandWrites - May 2015
  • Bird & Bird
  • Australia, Belgium, China, European Union, Finland, Germany, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Singapore, United Kingdom
  • May 7 2015

The Court of Appeal of England and Wales has found that the sale by the well-known retailer Topshop of a t-shirt bearing an image of the famous pop

Internet streaming of TV broadcasts: your ‘one stop shop’ update on international copyright disputes
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 20 2013

Many of us have the kind of social schedule which interferes with our passion for Ricky Martin and The Voice. Of course, there are a plethora of

English ISPs block access to The Pirate Bay is this a plank worth walking down?
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • May 24 2012

An English court has ordered ISPs to block their customers' access to The Pirate Bay

Passing off in the UK, Australia and New Zealand: a divergence in criteria
  • Baldwins
  • Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom
  • May 29 2015

On 13 May 2015, the UK Supreme Court affirmed the traditional requirements for the tort of passing off. The Court maintained that a claimant must

Schoolboy ordered to pay $105,000 damages for defamatory tweets - how to ensure that you or your staff aren’t next
  • Lander & Rogers
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • March 7 2014

Recent judgments of Australian and UK courts have shown that anyone from school leavers to media veterans can fall foul of defamation laws if they are

Film studios take the law into their own hands in UK (could it happen here?)
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • September 6 2012

The recent iiNET decision in the Federal Court of Australia illustrates the fine line between being held responsible for internet piracy and not being held responsible

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s a super-injunction!
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • June 1 2011

Wonder who CTB is?