MsLods’ weekly news round-up on law + technology

MSLODS’ ROUND-UP  – Technology, Intellectual Property & Media Law

Copyright

New Zealand Greens make new bid to ditch ‘skynet’ copyright law. | Stuff NZ | http://bit.ly/1aBA6Ho

Three-strikes laws do not reduce online piracy: study. | IT News | http://bit.ly/14S49vx

The ‘I have a dream speech’ and copyright reform. | Project DisCo | http://bit.ly/1eRhBlc

Report: How Google fights piracy. | Google Public Policy Blog |  http://bit.ly/1ezYLkX

Defamation & media law

Tweeting by journalists to be allowed from South Australian courtrooms. | ABC News  | http://bit.ly/192ZYsu

Holiday home owner loses fight with Google Australia. | SMH | http://bit.ly/19345WI

China cracks down on online media with threat of jail for ‘online rumours’. | The Guardian | http://bit.ly/17ABrNq

Privacy & security

In Facebook‘s new privacy policy updates, your face pics matter. | AllThingsD | http://dthin.gs/184MkX1

Yahoo files lawsuit against NSA over user data requests. | The Guardian | http://bit.ly/16uwHcO

Technology

A Discussion with Cryptome. | Gawker | http://bit.ly/15uAxTp

A journalist agitator facing prison over a link. | New York Times | http://nyti.ms/1eRhaHr

The consumer has spoken but is anyone listening?  | The Networked Society Blog | http://bit.ly/1aL7nDw

Telecommunications           

NZ Government restrained in user info requests compared to Australia. | Internet Ganesha  | http://bit.ly/18iESFA

iPhones, fingerprints and privacy. | Paul Bernal’s Blog | http://bit.ly/1eeC2tz

Conroy seeks position on Labor front bench. | IT News | http://bit.ly/19U9118

Cutting the red tape. | Cross Talk – Phil Dobbie | http://bit.ly/17ACUDI (podcast)

Thai telecom company True uncovers the true meaning of communication. | Creativity | http://bit.ly/166f6Uk

Trade marks & brand protection

Apple App Store trademark hearing set for November 18. | ZDNet | http://zd.net/1eRi32L

Bargain for Suntory as Lucozade, Ribena brands change hands. | IPKat | http://bit.ly/14S5Mcr

Social media

Facebook removes ABC’s cheeky image. | Mumbrella | http://bit.ly/1aBAl5o

Social networks blind-sided by new Australian govt’s e-safety tsar. | ZDNet | http://zd.net/161Ysfl

Why doesn’t Facebook show you what a ‘Friend of a Friend’ sees on your profile? | Forbes | http://onforb.es/1eRhdD8

When bloggers irritate judges. | Hercules and the umpire. | http://bit.ly/184ApWU

15 September 2013

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MsLods’ weekly news round-up on law + technology

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