The bi-monthly law journal providing coverage and guidance of key e-commerce law cases, such as those dealing with domain names and domain name disputes, intellectual property rights, copyright infringements, liability, online / behavourial advertising, distance selling regulations, privacy law, cybercrime, social networking, trademarks, telecoms and software / read more
Volume 16 Issue 3 of E-Commerce Law Reports
The year's third edition of E-Commerce Law Reports - our bi-monthly publication dedicated to providing expert commentary on the most significant court rulings impacting e-commerce - features a wide-range of case law from across the globe and a range of legal topics, including advertising, liability, copyright, and competition.
The first court case to be analysed is the recent ruling of the German Federal Court of Justice on the use of advertising within automated response emails. We also feature a detailed article on the Berlin Court of Appeal's decision ordering WhatsApp, amongst other things, to provide terms and conditions in the German language for German consumers.
Further afield, Simon Briskman, Partner at FieldFisher, delves into the long running copyright dispute between Oracle and Google, and the recent jury decision which unanimously found that Google's use of Java amounted to fair use.
Meanwhile, Amazon have been found liable by the US District Court for unauthorised in-app purchases made by children. From Washington DC, Dana B. Rosenfeld and Crystal N. Skelton at Kelley Drye & Warren LLP, provide a detailed overview of the case and suggest key takeaways and other considerations.
And there's much more inside the issue...