Davies Collison Cave
The conduct was held to contravene sections 18, 29(1)(g) and 34 of the Australian Consumer Law.
OBLIN Attorneys at Law LLP
On 3 September 2020, the Austrian government introduced a draft of its long-anticipated Communication Platform Act (‘Kommunikationsplattformen-Gesetz', KoPI-G), ...
Using social media influencers and micro-influencers is an increasingly effective marketing strategy. Social media use is pervasive; 94% of online Canadian adults have at least one social...
Smart & Biggar
In October 2020, the Pharmaceutical Advertising Advisory Board (PAAB) released an advisory addressing references to "no sub" or "no substitution" in advertising materials.
MLT Aikins LLP
Social media raises complex and challenging issues for all professional regulators.
Fogler, Rubinoff LLP
With the opening of the application period for the Universal Broadband Fund (UBF), which was announced by the federal government earlier this month...
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
On November 26, 2020, the federal government introduced Bill C-13, which seeks to decriminalize single-event sports betting, while maintaining the pari-mutuel system of betting for horse racing.
Gardiner Roberts LLP
A recent case of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice illustrates the difficulties that a plaintiff may encounter when seeking to stop allegedly defamatory posts from being published on social media.
Bennett Jones LLP
After almost a decade of attempts by individual members of parliament, Cabinet has taken up the mantle of gaming law reform, and yesterday the Minister of Justice introduced legislation to decriminalize single event sport betting in Canada.
In this decision, the board of appeal made clear that a non-technical feature in a claim does not automatically inherit the technical character of the context in which it occurs.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
It has been recently reported by an Indian Daily, that ASCI (Advertisements Standards Council of India) may introduce guidelines to provide a streamlined regulatory framework to ascertain that online games involving real money are being offered in a responsible manner.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
In a recent move, the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has brought all kinds of
Digital/Online Media including Over the Top (OTT) Platforms under its ambit, according
to the notification S.O. 4040(E) dated November 9, 2020
TMT Law Practice
The year 2020 was an Olympic year. At the beginning of the year, athletes around the world were training for their selection trials and those already selected were preparing for the grand event...
Legal strategies for acquisitions in content-based e-commerce industry...
Khaitan & Co
The Guidelines for Other Service Providers (OSP) issued by the Government earlier this month (New Guidelines)
Launched in December 2019, the Northern Ireland Department for Communities carried out a public consultation into the state of the current legislative regime for gambling in Northern Ireland.
On 5 October 2020, the Central Bank of Ireland (CBI) published new additions to the list of Pre-Approval Controlled Functions (PCFs).
James Scicluna, Co-Managing Partner WH Partners, gave the keynote introductory speech at the regulation conference at SiGMA Europe Virtual Expo 2020. Here is the transcript of the speech.
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
The Ministry of Health of the Slovak Republic has submitted a bill that would remove cannabidiol (CBD) from the list of narcotic and psychotropic substances.