International Issues Resources for Telecom, Internet & Media

Jeremy L.F. v. Techni-Soft
French Cour de Cessation
October 18, 2006
Canada Bill C-74, regulating telecommunications facilities to facilitate the lawful interception of information transmitted by means of those facilities
House of Commons of Canada
November 15, 2005
Council of Europe Convention on Cybercrime (Treaty Doc. 108-11), United States Senate Exec. Rept. 109-6
Senate
November 8, 2005
AOL France v. UFC Que Choisir, R.G. N° 04/05564
Versailles Court of Appeals of France
September 15, 2005
Convention on Choice of Courts Agreements, Desiring to promote international trade and investment through enhanced judicial co-operation
Member States of the Hague Conference on Private International Law
June 30, 2005
Association l'Union des Etudiants Juifs de France, et al., v. OLM, LLC, et al., No. RG: 05/53871
Tribunal de Grande Instance de Paris
June 13, 2005
Council of the European Union, Draft Framework Decision on data retention, 8864//105, REV 1
Council of the European Union
May 24, 2005
BMG Canada, et al., v. John Doe, et al., Docket A-203-04
Canda Federal Court of Appeal
May 19, 2005
Article 29 Data Protection Working Party, "Working Document Setting Forth a Co-Operation Procedure for Issuing Common Opinions on Adequate Safeguards Resulting from 'Binding Corporate Rules'"
Peter Schaar
April 14, 2005
Article 29 Data Protection Working Party, "Opinion 1/2005 on the level of protection ensured in Canada for the transmission of Passenger Name Record and Advance Passenger Information from Airlines"
Peter Schaar
January 19, 2005
Article 29 Data Protection Working Group, "Guidelines for Terminated Merchant Databases"
Peter Schaar
January 11, 2005
Commission Decision C (2004) 5271, amending Decision 2001/497/EC as regards the introduction of an alternative set of standard contractual clauses for the transfer of personal data to third countries
Commission of the European Communities
January 7, 2005
Guidelines for Schemes to Issue Certificates Capable of Being Used in Cross Jurisdiction eCommerce
APEC eSecurity Task Group
December 1, 2004
Article 29 Data Provisions Working Party, "Opinion on More Harmonised Information Provisions"
Federal Trade Commission
November 25, 2004
Article 29 Data Protection Working Committee, Opinion 9/2004 on a Draft Framework Decision on Data Retention
Peter Schaar
November 9, 2004
Information & Privacy Commissioner for British Columbia, "Privacy and the USA Patriot Act: Implications for British Columbia Public Sector Outsourcing"
Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner
October 29, 2004
Lennox v. King, Case No. A2/2004/0380
Supreme Court of Judicature Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
October 19, 2004
Council of the European Union, Draft Framework Decision on Data Retention
Council of the European Union
October 14, 2004
Japan, "Guidelines on Law Protecting Personal Information in the Economic Industry Section"
Ministry of Trade, Economy and Industry
October 1, 2004
Article 29 Protection Working Party, "Opinion 8/2004 on the Information for Passengers Concerning the Transfer of PNR Data on Flights Between the European Union and the United States of America"
Peter Schaar
September 30, 2004
European Commission: DG INFSO -- DG JAI Consultation Document on Traffic Data Retention
Commission of the European Communities
July 30, 2004
Explanatory Memorandum, Telecommunications (Interception) Amendment (Stored Communications) Bill 2004
The Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia House of Representatives
May 27, 2004
Draft on Exclusive Choice of Court Agreements, Working Document No. 110E, Revised
Hague Conference on Private International Law
May 1, 2004
Draft Framework Decision on the retention of data processed and stored in connection with the provision of publicly available electronic communications services
EU Council Ministers from the French Republic, Ireland, the Kingdom of Sweden and the United Kingdom
April 28, 2004
Commission Decision relating to a proceeding under Article 82 of the EC Treaty (Case COMP/C-3/37.792 Microsoft)
Commission of the European Communities
April 24, 2004
BMG Canada Inc., et al. v. John Doe, et al., Docket T-292-04
Federal Court of Canada
March 31, 2004
European Commission Action Paper in Response to the Terrorist Attacks on Madrid
European Commission
March 18, 2004
Electronic Communications and Transactions Bill, National E-Strategy
The Republic of South Africa
March 7, 2004
Canadian Code of Practice for Consumer Protection in Electronic Commerce
Canadian Consumer Affairs
January 16, 2004
Legal Aspects of Electronic Commerce -- Electronic Contracting
Provisions for a Draft Convention
United Nations Commission on International Trade Law
December 18, 2003
Communication from the Commission to the Council and the Parliament - Transfer of Air Passenger Name Record (PNR) Data
A Global EU Approach COM(2003) 826 Final
Commission of the European Communities
December 16, 2003
Declaration of Principles, World Summit on the Information Society
Document WSIS-03/GENEVA/DOC/4-E
December 12, 2003
First Report on the application of Directive 2000/31/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 8 June 2000 on certain legal aspects of information society services, in particular electronic commerce, in the Internal Market
Commission of the European Communities
November 21, 2003
Decision of the UK Advertising Standards Agency in the matter of The Training Guild
The Training Guild
September 10, 2003
"Frequently asked questions (FAQs) by Internet service providers about the new regulatory framework," Oftel Office of Communications
Office of Telecommunications
August 13, 2003
Article 29 Data Protection Working Party "Opinion 4/2003 on the Level of Protection ensured in the US for the Transfer of Passengers' Data"
Data Protection Commission
June 13, 2003
Judgment No. 364 (in French) of the Tribunal de Grande Instance de Marseilles in ESCOTA v. Lycos, Lucent, and Breil
Tribunal de Grande Instance de Paris
June 11, 2003
Article 29 Data Protection Working Party "Working Document: Transfers of personal data to third countries: Applying Article 26(2) of the EU Data Protection Directive to Binding Corporate Rules for International Data Transfers"
Data Protection Working Party
June 3, 2003
Interpretative Guidelines on Electronic Commerce (Provisional Translation)
Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
June 1, 2003
Association of Auschwitz Deportees v. Timothy Koogle, et al., No. 0104305259
Tribunal de Grande Instance de Paris
February 11, 2003
Communications Data: Report of an Inquiry by the All Party Internet Group
All Party Internet Group
February 7, 2003
Electronic Commerce Bill, in French
State Council of France
January 13, 2003
Argentine Decree Number 2628/2002 on Digital Signatures
Comisión Asesora para la Infraestructura de Firma Digital
December 19, 2002
Dow Jones & Company, Inc. v. Joseph Gutnick, 2002 HCA 56
High Court of Australia
December 10, 2002
Assessing the Risks of Cyber Terrorism, Cyber War and Other Cyber Threats, James A. Lewis, Center for Strategic and International Studies
Center for Strategic and International Studies
December 1, 2002
eSafe: Directions for 2003-2004: Discussion Paper
European Union
November 13, 2002
Avant-Projet de Loi Relatif a l'Economie Numerique
The French Council of State
November 1, 2002
European Commission Consultation Document, Second Stage Consultation of Social Partners on the Protection of Workers' Personal Data
European Commission
October 31, 2002
American Bar Association's Report, Click Through Agreements: Strategies for Avoiding Disputes on Validity of Assent
American Bar Association
October 11, 2002
Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, Management and Supervision of Cross-Border Electronic Banking Activities
Basel Committee
October 1, 2002
Draft Additional Protocol to the Convention on Cybercrime Concerning the Criminalisation of Acts of a Racists and Xenophonic Nature Committed Through Computer Systems
September 2, 2002
Draft of the First Additional Protocol to the Convention on Cybercrime Concerning the Criminalisation of Acts of a Racist and Xenophobic Nature Committed Through Computer Systems, and its Explanatory Report
European Commission
May 14, 2002
EU Council Directive 2002/38/EC
EU Council
May 2, 2002
Electronic Communications and Transactions Bill, Republic of South Africa
Minister of Communications
April 10, 2002
KaZaA B.V. v. Vereniging Buma and Stichting Stemra, Cause List Number 1370/01 SKG
Amsterdam Court of Appeal
March 28, 2002
Announcement of New Zealand's Associate Minister of Justice Paul Swain: Interception Capability - Government Decisions
Paul Swain
March 21, 2002
Letter from Civil Liberties Groups to Council of Europe Secretary-General Walter Schwimmer, Urging Public Disclosure of Draft Protocol Regarding Terrorist Messages and Decoding
Various Civil Liberties Groups
February 28, 2002
Council of Europe Convention on Cybercrime
Council of Europe
November 23, 2001