Radar: Technology & Communications Update — May 2013

This month’s Radar: Technology & Communications Update focuses on the new Defamation Act 2013, which has just received Royal Assent, and on the Supreme Court’s view on browsing the internet without permission from the relevant copyright holder.


  • Defamation Act 2013 receives Royal Assent
  • Allowed to browse?
  • European Commission releases draft Regulation containing measures designed to reduce high-speed broadband rollout costs
  • Law Commissions advise on unfair terms in consumer contracts…

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