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This Practice Note provides an introduction to the tort of malicious falsehood. Unlike a claim for defamation, there is no requirement in a claim for...
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Produced in partnership with 5RB 19th May
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Co-operative and community benefit societiesWhat is a co-operative or community benefit society?A co-operative society or community benefit society...
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19th May
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Information society services and e-commerceIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation...
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19th May
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Rome II—application and interpretationThis Practice Note is for use when determining applicable law in respect of events giving rise to damage, where...
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19th May
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Brexit—exiting the EU under Article 50 [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note contains...
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Produced in partnership with Adam Cygan of University of Leicester 19th May
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Can the board of a co-operative and community benefit society (a registered society) delegate powers to any third party, and can the registered...
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19th May
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CE-File—introduction to electronic filing in the Rolls Building and other courtsThis Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and...
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19th May
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Claiming damages—tort and contract claims comparedThis Practice Note serves as a quick reference guide for practitioners comparing the law of damages...
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19th May
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Rome Convention—introduction and interpretation [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.The UK is no longer...
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19th May
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This Practice Note describes and explains the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) process and covers:•Application of the UDRP•Purpose...
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Produced in partnership with Emily Taylor of Oxford Information Labs 19th May
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The internet and, in particular, social media is a high risk area for defamation litigation. Content posted on blogs, internet forums, online...
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Produced in partnership with 5RB 19th May
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For the purposes of copyright law the term 'film' means a recording, on any medium, from which a moving image may by any means be produced. A...
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Produced in partnership with Greg Ruback of Bristows and Jake Palmer of Bristows 19th May
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Requirements of the company sealThis Practice Note provides practical guidance regarding the requirements of the company seal. Where a company has a...
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19th May
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Although its popularity has declined in recent years in favour of permissive licences such as MIT, a significant amount of software remains licensed...
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19th May
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IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
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Produced in partnership with Andrew Sharpe of Orange Business Services 19th May
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This Practice Note examines the law and regulation that applies to operating prize promotions, including prize competitions and free prize draws. It...
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19th May

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Influencer agreements—key issuesThis Practice Note is aimed primarily at brands wanting to use influencers for particular social marketing campaigns...
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Produced in partnership with Caroline Swain of Charles Russell Speechlys LLP 17th Sep
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Direct marketingThis Practice Note analyses the legal and commercial issues arising out of direct marketing activities. It covers the following:•What...
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16th Sep
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DeepfakesThis Practice Note considers the following legal issues, technical information and applications of deepfakes:•What is a deepfake?•How...
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Produced in partnership with Kelsey Farish of DAC Beachcroft 16th Sep
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Digital rights managementThis Practice Note explains the legal and practical issues relevant to digital rights management and discusses the extent to...
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14th Sep
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Introduction to social mediaThis Practice Note describes briefly different types of social media services and websites and explains the key risks...
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13th Sep
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Image rights—protection, exploitation and taxationAs of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with...
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Produced in partnership with JJ Shaw of Lewis Silkin LLP, Alex Kelham of Lewis Silkin LLP and Rob Meredith CTA of PKF Francis Clark 8th Sep
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Can ‘beauty’ filters be used by influencers in sponsored advertisement posts for cosmetics products?Filters are a feature often included on social...
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8th Sep
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What do I need to know about using social media for advertising?I use social media to advertise—what are the rules?Social media has an incredible...
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8th Sep
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Influencer agreementThis Agreement is made on [date] (the Effective Date)Parties1[Insert name of company], a company incorporated in [England and...
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Produced in partnership with Paul Jordan and Rob Powell of Bristows LLP 8th Sep
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Social media—training materialsIP COMPLETION DAY: The Brexit transition period ended at 11pm on 31 December 2020. At this time (referred to in UK law...
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8th Sep
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Defamation and social mediaThe internet and, in particular, social media is a high risk area for defamation litigation. Content posted on blogs,...
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Produced in partnership with 5RB 8th Sep
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Social media and user-generated contentThis Practice Note examines the legal risks associated with leveraging social media and user-generated content...
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Produced in partnership with Squire Patton Boggs 8th Sep
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Mobile app development and data protectionThis Practice Note refers to mobile apps: the software applications that run on mobile devices. Mobile...
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8th Sep
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What are the key risks associated with using third party social media platforms?Why be part of the online community?Social media is à la mode. The...
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8th Sep
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How do I stop online abuse of my brandBrands and the InternetBrands can exploit the Internet as a platform for cost-effective marketing and rapid...
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8th Sep
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Policy—social media (short form)IP COMPLETION DAY: The Brexit transition period ended at 11pm on 31 December 2020. At this time (referred to in UK law...
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8th Sep
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Policy—social mediaIP COMPLETION DAY: The Brexit transition period ended at 11pm on 31 December 2020. At this time (referred to in UK law as ‘IP...
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8th Sep
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Brand protection—what can Amazon, eBay, Facebook, Google and Twitter do to help police and protect brands and content?IP COMPLETION DAY: The Brexit...
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8th Sep
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Dealing with social media influencers—PolandThis Practice Note is aimed primarily at brands and advertising agencies wishing to engage with social...
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Produced in partnership with Piotr Dynowski LL.M. of Bird & Bird and Michał Sałajczyk of Bird & Bird 26th Aug
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Online terms and conditions for the supply of digital content and end user licence agreement—business-to-consumerPlease read the following important...
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25th Aug

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