I gave my annual presentation today to the Toronto computer Lawyers’ Group on “The year in review in Computer, Internet and E-Commerce Law”. It covered the period from June 2014 to June 2015. The developments included cases from Canada, the U.S. the U.K. and other Commonwealth countries.
The developments were organized into the broad topics of: Online Agreements, Licensing/Technology Contracting, Privacy, Online Liability, Cyber-security and Copyright.
The cases referred to are listed below. My slides can be viewed after the case listing.
Nguyen v. Barnes & Noble, Inc., 763 F. 3d 1171 (9th.Cir. 2014)
Knutson v. SIRIUS XM RADIO, INC., No. 12-56120 (9th.Cir. Nov.10, 2014)
Tompkins v. 23andMe, INC., (N.D.Cal. Jun. 25, 2014)
Rodman v. SAFEWAY INC., 2015 U.S.Dist. LEXIS 17523 (N.D. Cal. 2015)
JBB Investment Partners, Ltd. v. Fair, 232 Cal. App. 4th 974 (2014)
In re: NORTEL NETWORKS, INC., Case No. 09-10138 (D.Del. May 12, 2015)
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems Europe Ltd v BAE Systems  EWHC 2955 (TCC) (08 September 2014)
BMS Computer Solutions Limited v AB Agri Limited  EWHC 464 (Ch)
Carlson Inc. v IBM 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 102086 (D.Minn. Jul. 30, 2014)
Ladas v. Apple Inc., 2014 BCSC 1821
Zuckerman c. Target Corporation, 2015 QCCS 1285
In Re Zappos.com Inc. Customer Data Security breach Litigation, D.Nev. Jun. 1, 2015)
McIntosh v. Legal Aid Ontario, 2014 ONSC 6136
Hopkins v. Kay, 2015 ONCA 112
Grant v. Winnipeg Regional Health Authority et al., 2015 MBCA 44
American Civil Liberties Union v. Clapper, Docket No. 14-42-cv.(2ND.Cir. MAY 7, 2015)
Weaver v. Corcoran, 2015 BCSC 165
Mosley v Google Inc & Anor  EWHC 59 (QB) (15 January 2015)
BestWater International (Order)  EUECJ C-348 / 13_CO (21 October 2014)
1967 Ltd & Ors v British Sky Broadcasting Ltd & Ors  EWHC 3444 (Ch) (23 October 2014)
Davydiuk v. Internet Archive Canada, 2014 FC 944
IMAX Corp. v. Trotum Systems Inc., 2014 ONSC 3863
R v Cisar, 2014 ONCA 151
My “Year in review” presentations to the Toronto Computer Lawyers Group for 2014 and 2013 and for prior years, are also available at my site. My “year in review” on copyright (2014) can be found here.
My sldies from today’s talk are shown below.