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This Practice Note considers alternative methods of service and alternative places for service for court documents. The relevant provisions are set out in CPR 6.15 (claim...

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This practice note describes briefly different types of social media services and websites and explains the key risks associated with social media for organisations,...

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This Practice Note is important first stage reading for analysing vertical restraints, that is, restrictions in vertical agreements caught by Article 101(1) TFEU (see The...

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A growing proportion of retail sales are taking place online. Many consumers purchase goods via online marketplaces, such as Amazon, eBay and Alibaba. National boundaries...

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Some of the world's most visited sites such as eBay, Alibaba, Facebook and Twitter have faced criticism from some brand owners for their failure to police IP...

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This Practice Note provides an introduction to the business to business (B2B) e-commerce sector and covers: • the meaning of ‘e-commerce’ • the role of the sector • the...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on key legal issues in business to business (B2B) e-commerce conducted using websites, mobile apps and/or emails, including: •...

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This Practice Note sets out some of the key legal issues to consider when designing and developing a business-to-consumer (B2C) e-commerce website for trading with...

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This Practice Note considers the following legal and commercial issues relating to cloud services: • Due diligence • Contract documents • Service description • Service...

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The growing economic importance of the online sector has brought it into the focus of competition authorities around the world including. In Europe, the European...

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This Practice Note examines the law on the use of cookies and similar technologies: • Types of cookies and similar technologies • PECR 2003 and cookies • Responsibility...

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Issues to consider This Practice Note assumes knowledge of, and should be read in conjunction with, the following Practice Notes: • Copyright—subsistence and...

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Though taking preventative steps obviously makes good sense (see Practice Note: Cybercrime prevention), it is not possible to totally eradicate the risk of cybercrime or...

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Cybercrime is a challenge for internal compliance teams requiring a wider response than, 'it's a job for the IT department'. Cyber risk, like any other risk to your...

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This Practice Note is intended to provide an overview of the laws and regulations relating to cybersecurity, with a particular focus on: • the General Data Protection...

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The purpose of this practice note is to provide an introduction to cybersquatting. It covers: • What is cybersquatting? • What cybersquatting is not • Preventing...

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