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Service Of Process Through Facebook
Posted on 10 Mar 2011 by Lisa McManus

Foreign courts are increasingly willing to accept service through Facebook when other methods fail. Australia Rule 116(1) of the Australian Uniform Civil Procedure Rules permit substituted service "where, in effect, there is a practical... Read More

Defamation in the Cyber Age: The Emerging Trends
Posted on 5 Nov 2010 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

by Dr. Mohd Altaf Hussein Ahangar Excerpt: The cyber age signifies the age of high technology. Its evolution at the global level has affected every aspect of our lives. In relation to the law of defamation, the new trends of anonymous defamer... Read More

Hans-Josef Vogel on Social Media Plug-Ins: Recent Court Decisions in Germany
Posted on 15 Dec 2011 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

By Hans-Josef Vogel Social media plug-ins, such as the Facebook "Like" button, have become ubiquitous on the internet. Their legal implications are yet not fully determined. Issues of both data protection law and fair trade matters are commonly... Read More