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Contractual remedies for defamation? Blackpool hotel adopts novel approach to damning TripAdvisor review
The hotel is reported to have relied on a provision of its hotel policy, purportedly entitling it to charge a ’maximum £100 per review’ for every bad review left on a website.
The Court of Appeal has overturned the High Court ruling that M&S had infringed Interflora’s trademark rights in its name by purchasing and using it as a Google Ad-Word.
The Richemont Group has secured a landmark website blocking order against the five main retail internet service providers in the UK.
Statistics of retail sales from December 2013 show that nearly 20 per cent of all non-food purchases originated from online sales.
Justice secretary Chris Grayling has outlined government proposals to quadruple the current six-month sentence for people found guilty of internet trolling.
Shoosmiths has boosted its corporate offering in the north west by bringing in a new senior associate and two further lawyers into its growing Manchester office.
Don’t leave me this way? Plans to force IT suppliers to continue to provide services to insolvent customers
The Insolvency Service is undertaking a consultation exercise regarding a plan to ensure the continuity of supply of IT services to insolvent companies.
Laura Harper and Karen Proctor from Shoosmiths in Manchester are heading to Washington DC as part of a delegation of top north-west business people to sell the region to US companies.
Shoosmiths has hosted an all-day event for London-based procurement professionals and in-house lawyers...
The regulations relating to the licensing and use of orphan works will come into force in October this year.
Ryder Cup organisers have just announced that they are banning the use of audio or video capture and photos unless on the practice range.
Rachel Moore looks at how to apply the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations to contracts concluded through an aggregator.
Mr J Linwood v British Broadcasting Corporation sends a clear reminder to employers to carefully manage the performance failures of their managers.
Shoosmiths has acted for KBC Advanced Technologies in a multi-million-pound acquisition. KBC has purchased FEESA for a value of £11.2m.
Shoosmiths has announced that two of its key partners have been shortlisted for the Manchester Downtown in Business Women in Business Awards.
Well-known chain store John Lewis has been ordered to pay damages to an individual who received marketing emails without having consented to receiving them.
Shoosmiths has appointed partner Laura Harper and associate Carol Isherwood into its IP and creative industries team in Manchester.
Shoosmiths considers waiver of privilege and a recent case to discuss the issue in the context of electronic information policies.
This briefing looks at some of the implications that the reforms are likely to have for SMEs.
The private equity team at Shoosmiths has advised funds managed by Palatine Private Equity on the management buyout of Gusto Restaurants and Bars.