Privacy, the dominance of digital platforms and press freedom are key issues currently faced by the communications sector.
France is trying to make Google pay publishers for snippets of news articles in its search results, but Google refuses.
The risks associated with operating a public Facebook page have increased under Australian (state-based) defamation law.
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
Social media posts are subject to the same legislation as publications and content made through traditional channels.
Carroll & O'Dea
Media outlets recently ran front-page news articles referring to a judicial process subject to a suppression order.
Carroll & O'Dea
The merger of Nine and Fairfax will substantially alter the products of each entity and its impact will be widespread.
Cooper Grace Ward
The activities of an unauthorised stranger using drone technology could adversely impact the funding models for major sports.
Aird & Berlis LLP
On November 30, 2018, the Supreme Court of Canada rendered its decision in R. v. Vice Media Canada Inc., a case many describe as pitting press freedoms against the investigative powers of police.
France was the first country to implement Article 15 of the 2019 Directive on Copyright in a Digital Single Market which creates an...
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
Publishing sector in India is considered as a promoter of a creative division, as the publishing industry helps in transferring knowledge, creative fictions, information and data etc.
Obhan & Associates
Maps make stories easier to understand. Whether it is history, geography or political science, a map can break down complex details into a simple picture, and bring immediate clarity.
Obhan & Associates
India has several laws in place that regulate what content can be written and distributed
The embedding of the public interest defence to defamation claims may have raised the bar for publishers to defend.
ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law
The owner of a modeling agency ("Applicant") applied to the Constitutional Court regarding the Istanbul 3rd Criminal Judgeship of Peace's decision ("Decision"), which had affirmed the Istanbul 2nd Criminal Judgeship of Peace's ruling rejecting the Applicant's request for the access ban of certain search engine results.
Proskauer Rose LLP
In recent years, there have been a number of suits filed in federal courts seeking to hold social media platforms responsible for providing material support to terrorists
Ford & Harrison LLP
FordHarrison is excited to share with you the new Ius Laboris flagship publication The Word along with the Ius Laboris digital knowledge platform, The Word online
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
A jury awarded the owners of Grump Cat 710K in a copyright, trademark, and breach of contract case against Grenade Beverage.
In a head-to-head contest between a slogan and a human, the human will almost always win. Consumers respond to human influencers—celebrities, tastemakers, pundits—not simply ...
Davis & Gilbert
Brand messaging shows up everywhere these days, from the screens in our pockets to the sides of sports stadiums.
On August 29, 2017, U.S. District Court Judge for the Southern District of New York, Jed S. Rakoff, dismissed Sarah Palin's defamation lawsuit against The New York Times. The case was filed in June 2017. Judge Rakoff stated that Ms. Palin's complaint failed to show that a mistake in an editorial was made maliciously.