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|Liability of Search Engines for Copyright Infringement under Czech Law|
Jan Pfeffer; Kinstellar s.r.o.;
February 24, 2014, previously published on January 2014As internet use grows, with more and more information available, so does the rate of copyright infringement. There are the obvious - and much talked about - cases of piracy in the music or film industry. But fingers are pointed at other practices too, some concerning the automated action of search...
|Where Do We Stand on the Territorial Scope of EU Data Protection Law Following the Recent European Parliament Vote?|
Marianne Le Moullec; Proskauer Rose LLP;
November 15, 2013, previously published on November 13, 2013The determination of the territorial scope of the current EU Directive n° 95/46 is still under dispute both before national Courts and the European Court of Justice (ECJ). This issue may soon become moot with the adoption of future data protection regulation, which may modify and expand the...
|Sales Tax Re Online Sale|
Robert C. Dewar; Williams Mullen;
July 26, 2013, previously published on July 25, 2013For several months now, Congress has been studying the Marketplace Fairness Act, a bill that would impose a duty on retailers to collect sales tax on certain internet sales of goods. In its current form, the legislation would apply to retailers that generate at least $1 million of gross sales in...
|EU Debate over Cybersecurity Laws|
Duane Morris LLP;
June 24, 2013, previously published on June 20, 2013We gave a progress report earlier this week in our Alert on the European Commission's plans for wide-ranging changes to data protection laws. It is worth remembering that the European Commission is also considering additional new laws to try and deal with the growing threats to cybersecurity that...
|German Advertisers Launch Self-Regulation Initiative for Online Behavioral Advertising|
Hunton Williams LLP;
December 7, 2012, previously published on November 27, 2012On November 19, 2012, 40 German advertising associations launched the “German Data Protection Council for Online Advertising,” a new initiative to coordinate and enforce self-regulation in the German online behavioral advertising (“OBA”) sector. The initiative is linked to...
|Defending the Homefront: A Cybersecurity Executive Order|
Chandi Abeygunawardana; Proskauer Rose LLP;
October 9, 2012, previously published on October 8, 2012The simultaneous denial of service attacks on the three largest U.S. banks which occurred two weeks ago were reported to have originated in Iran. After years of stealth cyber attacks on American interests, U.S. intelligence officials recently publicly accused China of cyber espionage of American...
|New Indonesian Website Imposes Social Sanction on Corruptors|
Sam Eastwood; Norton Rose Canada LLP;
August 8, 2012, previously published on July 2012 Korupedia.org is a new Indonesian encyclopaedia that lists individuals who have been convicted of corruption. The website was launched by Transparency International Indonesia on 12 June 2012 along with a number of news editors and social media activists in an attempt to introduce an unprecedented...
|Arizona Business and International Law|
Donald W. Hudspeth; The Law Offices of Donald W. Hudspeth, P.C.;
July 23, 2012, previously published on October 2012A decade or more ago a client of our business law firm needed some advice on an international transaction. We called several local firms that we thought might do that kind of work, but they didn’t. So, I concluded, “What the heck. If they are not going to develop a practice in that...
Marianne Le Moullec; Proskauer Rose LLP;
|European Commission Issues New Data Protection Proposals|
Jonathan P. Armstrong; Duane Morris;
February 17, 2012, previously published on February 16, 2012Much as was anticipated, the European Commission (the "Commission") announced its long-awaited proposals on what are likely to be viewed as drastic changes to data protection law in Europe on 25 January. The aim of the proposals is to make EU privacy laws fit for the 21st Century and seek...