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  1. Google Censorship Ruling in Canada Has Worldwide Implications

    A Google spokesperson drew attention to the fact that the injunction would result in "imposing Canadian law around the world". Law professor Michael Geist wrote: The Supreme Court of British Columbia ruled in favor of Equustek Solutions and issued...

  2. 5 Fast Facts about the EU's Privacy Ruling on Google

    I expect that the default action by search engines will be to take down information," said Orla Lynskey, a lecturer in law at the London School of Economics. The European Court of Justice is equivalent to the United States Supreme Court.

  3. Real Names: Google+, Government & The Identity Ecosystem

    Google thinks the freedom of expression is most important value to uphold on the internet… We concluded in the end that it is impossible to provide benefits to internet users while observing this country’s law because the law does not fall in line...

  4. IL Affiliate Tax Being Challenged As CA Pass it

    The Performance Marketing Association challenged the constitutionality of the Illinois law taxing products sold by affiliate marketers residing in the state, filing a lawsuit claiming it violates federal law; as the California State Assembly...

  5. Extortion SEO Sanctioned by Google

    Ironically, the Supreme Court struck down the porn part of the law soon after it was passed. Under the act, Goldman says, 'you can be aware of bad content, do nothing about it, and still not be liable for it,'" Eric Goldman, an assistant professor...

  6. The Other PR that influences search ranking

    When the Do Not Call list became an iaaue and the Supreme Court ruling came out they sent out a press release about how their software could keep a call center compliant with this new law. Our panel at SES NYC yesterday was about how to get...

  7. Courts Need Consensus on Trademark Law and Search

    He expects the matter to remain unresolved until Congress passes a new law or the Supreme Court makes a ruling. Adding more confusion to the case law surrounding trademark issues and search advertising, a Sixth Circuit federal court in Kentucky...

  8. Trademark Law - What Search Marketers Should Know, Part 1

    What's a Trademark (and Trademark Law)? The DMCA only applies to copyrights, but we tend to follow, as an industry, the same procedures for trademark infringement – primarily because we don't have anything better, and this is what the law provides...

  9. Search and the Law: Attorney Deborah Wilcox

    As part of a series looking at Internet and intellectual property law, we spoke with Deborah A. Most authorities in this area believe that the Utah law is unconstitutional and will not be capable of being enforced.

  10. Bush Administration Demands Search Data; Google Says No; AOL, MSN & Yahoo Said Yes

    Court said the search's results illustrate how pornography on websites "is increasing enormously every day," a central point in his argument for saving an antipornography law that was enacted six years ago but has yet to go into effect.