Information Law

Playful copyright event looking for contributors.

Posted 16 November 2017

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect in May 2018. Sam Reed busts some popular myths.

Posted 16 November 2017

A Storify of Tweets using the #ILI2017 hashtag on Day 1 of Internet Librarian International.

Posted 19 October 2017

EBSCO publishes its Serials Price Projection Report for 2018

Posted 05 October 2017

Emerald Reach aims to deliver high quality open access content.

Posted 05 October 2017

The EU has ordered Amazon to reply €250m it received in a sweetheart deal in Luxembourg.

Posted 05 October 2017

International coalition calls on EU to halt harmful copyright reform; RSC and Publons partner to recognise peer reviewers; De Gruyter launches science news site.

Posted 25 September 2017

The site, used by researchers to swap papers, is accused of copyright infringement.

Posted 22 September 2017

Employers need to ensure their policies are clear.

Posted 07 September 2017

This year's Internet Librarian International celebrates the superhuman impact librarians have on organisations, communities and individuals.

Posted 17 August 2017

A hate crime is a hate crime whether it is online or face to face.

Posted 16 August 2017

EU's Data Protection Working Party guidance says employers should not be screening social media as a matter of course.

Posted 20 July 2017

Patient data shared without permission.

Posted 06 July 2017

The German parliament has voted to fine social media companies for failing to remove hate speech.

Posted 04 July 2017

$2.7 billion for antitrust misdeeds.

Posted 27 June 2017

The USA, Japan and France lead the way in the 2016 top 100 Global innovators.

Posted 08 June 2017

First case of its kind finds someone legally liabable for liking, rather than posting, content.

Posted 30 May 2017

The European Commission is proposing changes to the rules that have governed the free circulation of content in Europe for almost 30 years.

Posted 25 May 2017

Latest decision in ongoing lawsuit.

Posted 24 May 2017

Facebook faces fines for fibs.

Posted 19 May 2017

Social media groups could face huge fines.

Posted 05 April 2017