Mondaq Canada: Media, Telecoms, IT, Entertainment
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
In September 2015, we reported on the U.S. District Court's decision to overturn the four-game suspension issued by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Tom Brady of the New England Patriots for his role in the "deflategate" scandal.
Dentons (Canada)
The Department of Canadian Heritage has launched a review of the federal government's cultural policy toolkit that could bring significant changes to the governance framework that underpins the broadcasting, media and cultural industries.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Facebook users who angrily vent to online friends may think that they live in a magic bubble free of liability for defamation.
Miller Thomson LLP
The CRTC has issued its first notice of violation under CASL and it carries a substantial penalty. Quebec based Compu-Finder could pay an administrative monetary penalty of $1.1 million for four violations of Canada's Anti-Spam Law.
Field LLP
Can a binding contract be formed merely with a link to another set of terms? (For background on this topic, check out our earlier post What, exactly, is a browsewrap? which reviews browsewraps, clickwraps, clickthroughs, terms of use, terms of service and EULAs).
Field LLP
A class action case against Facebook (see our previous posts for more background) is heading to the Supreme Court of Canada.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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Torkin Manes LLP
As Canadian and foreign companies that do business in Canada continue to struggle with the complexities of Canda's Anti-Spam Legislation compliance, some organizations are tempted to just reach for their phones instead and do some old-fashioned "cold calling," believing themselves immune from legal censure.
Dentons (Canada)
Canada is recognized as a major player in film, television and interactive digital media production.
Bennett Jones LLP
Marketing businesses should remain aware of the Unsolicited Telecommunications Rules and take steps to ensure that their marketing campaigns remain in compliance with that program.
Dentons (Canada)
This guide is a comprehensive overview of the most popular film, television, visual effects and digital media incentive programs available across the country.
Field LLP
When Google recruits your human brain to decode text, it is doing two things: it is providing a service that protects websites from bots, automated spam and abuse, "while letting real people pass through with ease."
Crowe MacKay LLP
Have you ever received spam email from a friend who has passed away? Or been reminded by Facebook of a schoolmate's birthday who has only died weeks before?
Lindsay Kenney LLP
Canada's anti-spam legislation (CASL) has now been in force for almost two years. However, many businesses still find it difficult to understand and some still struggle to be compliant with the new law.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
5G was the hot topic at this week's Mobile World Congress. The ultrafast wireless network will increase opportunities for businesses and consumers to connect through the internet.
Field LLP
As reviewed in Part 1, since July 1, 2014, Canada's Anti-Spam Law (or CASL) has been in effect, and the software-related provisions have been in force since January 15, 2015.
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
The Supreme Court of Canada has agreed to hear Google's appeal of a worldwide injunction forcing it to block certain infringing websites from its search results.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On February 10, 2016, Lynne Perrault and Dana-Lynn Wood of the CRTC provided the latest in what is becoming a series of CASL briefings, which the presenters described as part of an "on-going dialogue" with industry.
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
On December 30th, 2015, the Canadian Competition Bureau, which is responsible for administration and enforcement of the Competition Act, announced that Telus Communications Inc., one of Canada's "Big Three" wireless carriers, had entered into a consent agreement with the Competition Bureau for alleged misleading advertising in relation to "premium text messaging services".
Dickinson Wright PLLC
As the world's gold-standard gaming regulator, Nevada often assumes a leadership role on gaming issues.
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Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The IRCC has recently made it easier for foreign nationals in television and film, performing arts and commercial production to work in Canada on a temporary basis.
Miller Thomson LLP
IT infrastructure, including data management and telecommunications, is becoming the nervous system, if not the brain, of many companies.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
In the wake of a cyberattack in which over $850 million worth of transactions were affected and which implicated the security measures of major banking institutions on several continents, banks were reminded to review and follow their security measures.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Many of us will remember Time Magazine's audaciously titled September 2013 issue, which splashed the following headline across its cover page: "Can Google Solve Death?"
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
On February 18, 2016, the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) released its Compliance Priorities Report.
Field LLP
Can a binding contract be formed merely with a link to another set of terms? (For background on this topic, check out our earlier post What, exactly, is a browsewrap? which reviews browsewraps, clickwraps, clickthroughs, terms of use, terms of service and EULAs).
Jones Day
On December 11, 2015, the Canadian Council of Chief Executives, a not-for-profit organization composed of CEOs from Canadian companies, announced plans to establish a not-for-profit organization...
Clark Wilson LLP
Canada's anti-spam law ("CASL") outlines violations, enforcement mechanisms, and penalties aimed at protecting online consumers against spam, electronic threats, and misuse of digital technology.
Aird & Berlis LLP
No, it's not a chain that stretches around your block. It is a peer-to-peer managed, publicly readable and secure database, chunks of which are located in multiple places.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
In March, 2016 the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ("CFPB") issued a Consent Order against Dwolla Inc., an online payment platform, for deceiving consumers about its information security practices.
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