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|NIC Chile’s New Policies for Domain Names .cl|
Francisco Carey, Guillermo Carey; Carey;
August 15, 2014Starting on December 1, 2013, NIC Chile will apply new application policies and dispute settlement procedures concerning .cl Domain Names.
|Like-Gating for App-Based Sweepstakes Entries Soon to End on Facebook|
Ed Chansky; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
August 14, 2014, previously published on August 8, 2014For many years, it has been common for advertisers to require consumers to “like” the advertiser’s Facebook page as a condition of accessing an app-based sweepstakes entry page.
|Social Media Start-Up Capital: Don't Try a Ponzi Scheme|
Regina M. Joseph; Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP;
August 12, 2014, previously published on August 4, 2014You’ve got the perfect idea for a social media site, but how do you attract a critical mass of members to launch it? Your credit cards are maxed out and your friends and family are tapped too. Can you attract members by offering to pay cash incentives for recruiting other members, who in turn...
|Surf’s Up: The Wave of High-profile Privacy Class Actions|
Richard L. Reiter, Melissa K. Ventrone; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
August 7, 2014, previously published on July 22, 2014Businesses have revolutionized the way they reach customers. Through computers, smart phones, iPads and a host of other technologies, we can now make purchasing decisions from the comfort of our homes. All we need to do is enter our personal information and our credit card data, and one click later...
|LinkedIn’s $6M FLSA Settlement Provides a Good Lesson to Employers (Updated)|
Jonathan T. Hyman; Kohrman Jackson & Krantz PLL;
August 6, 2014, previously published on August 5, 2014LinkedIn will pay nearly $6 million in back pay and liquidated damages to 359 current and former employees following a Department of Labor investigation, reports the DOL.
|The Enforcement Begins: Highlights of the CRTC FAQ Updates on CASL|
Roland Hung; McCarthy Tétrault LLP;
August 6, 2014, previously published on August 4, 2014CASL came into effect on July 1, 2014, including the provisions for sending commercial electronic messages (“CEM”) (section 6) and installing computer programs (section 8). Since July 1, 2014, it is reported that the CRTC has received more than 1,000 complaints. Hence, awareness of...
|The Impact of Social Media on Privacy: Why You Need a Social Media Policy|
Clarence L. Bennett, Alison Strachan; Stewart McKelvey;
August 6, 2014, previously published on Summer 2014One of the first social media confidentiality cases arose out of a health care employment relationship. In CAW-Canada, Local 127 (J.C.) v Chatham-Kent (Municipality),  OLAA No 135 (QL), the grievor was a personal caregiver with eight years’ service and some history of discipline. She...
|Third Party’s Right to Use Official Mark in a Domain Name Upheld: BC Court of Appeal Rejects ICBC’s Claim of Trade-mark Infringement|
Lisa Martz; McCarthy Tétrault LLP;
August 6, 2014, previously published on August 4, 2014On July 22, 2014, the B.C. Court of Appeal dismissed the claim of B.C.’s provincial auto insurer, the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC), that a personal injury lawyer’s registration and use of domain names incorporating its official mark “ICBC” violated the...
|Rhode Island Enacts New Social-Media Privacy Law|
Amber L. Elias; Fisher & Phillips LLP;
August 6, 2014, previously published on August 1, 2014Gov. Lincoln D. Chafee recently signed the 2014 Student and Employee Social Media Privacy Acts into law. In a press release, lawmakers said that the new law was modeled on similar laws in California that are “considered one of the nation’s strongest social-media privacy laws in the...
|Application for a Registration Based On Proposed Use, Then Amended On Basis of Prior Registration in USA, Not a Ground for Expungement|
Adrian J. Howard, Beverley Moore, Chantal Saunders, Ryan Steeves; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP;
August 5, 2014, previously published on July 30, 2014Coors has argued that a recent decision of the Federal Court (TheThymes, LLC v Reitmans Canada Limited, 2013 FC 127) means Anheuser could not apply for a registration in Canada based on intended use and then amend the application to rely on a USA application. The Federal Court disagreed, and...