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Social media in the changing landscape of litigation in Canada
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • March 21 2013

Information disseminated through social media platforms such as Facebook and LinkedIn is of growing utility in litigation matters. Evidence obtained


Canada adopts final regulations, announces expansive anti-spam law will start taking effect July 1, 2014
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • December 18 2013

Canada's Department of Industry has published long-awaited Governor in Council regulations and announced key compliance dates necessary to


Get ready for anti-spam
  • Stewart McKelvey
  • Canada
  • February 6 2014

CASL is a new federal law aimed at eliminating unsolicited and malicious electronic communications. Originally introduced in December 2010, the


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


When should a social media site, such as Facebook, take active steps to address the actions of imposters?
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 19 2014

There is very little that can be done to stop somebody from setting up a fake site on social media such as Facebook. When it does happen, it can be


Update: Access copyright takes action against York University and the Ministries of Education
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 10 2014

In April 2013, Access Copyright commenced legal proceedings against the provincial Ministries of Education (including Ontario school boards) and York


Copyright ownership in the course of employment: creator of a Quebec children's cult classic loses royalties suit
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Canada
  • February 26 2014

In the midst of the culturally effervescent sixties, the Quebec Ministry of Education was trying to develop new means to reach underprivileged


Federal Court balances copyright enforcement and internet privacy
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • February 28 2014

In Voltage Pictures LLC v. John Doe and Jane Doe, 2014 FC 161, the Federal Court ruled that while the plaintiff Voltage could have access to ISP


Anti-Spam Law to come into force on July 1, 2014: impact on charities and not-for-profits
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 28 2014

The Canadian government has passed legislation that will prohibit the sending of commercial electronic messages unless the messages meet both consent


Reviewing regulator action
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • February 28 2014

As well as civil remedies, complainants in Canada can also turn to a regulator and request that it investigate and pursue available remedies If a