Post Tagged with: "Internet Law"

Website Blocked From Repackaging MLS Data

The Globe reports on an Ontario court decision blocking an attempt to create a new website by repackaging MLS data.

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December 7, 2009 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

B.C. Court of Appeal Rules No Liability For Linking

The B.C. Court of Appeal has issued an important new ruling on the prospect of liability for linking to allegedly defamatory content.  Crookes v. Newton involved Wayne Crookes, who has filed several Internet defamation suits (including one against me) and Jon Newton, publisher of  A divided court upheld a […]

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September 16, 2009 7 comments News

The Letters of the Law: The Year in Canadian Technology Law and Policy

There was rarely a dull moment over the past twelve months in law and technology with no shortage of legislative proposals, controversial court cases, and very public battles over the future of the Internet in Canada.  My final technology law column (Toronto Star version, homepage version) takes a look back […]

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December 22, 2008 7 comments Columns

Leave My Internet Alone

Larry Borsato with a good post on the cancon for the Internet issue.  Casey McKinnon provides a much-needed creator perspective.

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November 2, 2007 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

Ontario Court of Appeal Reverses Bangoura Net Jurisdiction Decision

The Ontario Court of Appeal released its much-anticipated Bangoura v. Washington Post decision yesterday, reversing the lower court' s ruling that asserted jurisdiction over the Post in a dispute over an article published in 1997. The appellate court' s reversal is welcome news since the case had the potential to […]

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September 17, 2005 1 comment News