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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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


Customer reviews, what is the reputational risk to your business?
  • Schillings
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • October 10 2013

Reviews and customer feedback are inevitably tricky areas when trying to protect your brand's reputation, it's how you deal with them that counts


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