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Hong Kong Court of First Instance allows Albert Yeung’s libel case in relation to Google’s autocomplete search function to proceed

In Albert Sau Shing Yeung v Google Inc, the Court of First Instance allowed Albert Yeung’s claim against Google to proceed past a summary dismissal application on the basis that there was a good arguable case that Google was a … Continue reading

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Hong Kong Court of Final Appeal rules on defamation claim against provider of an internet discussion forum

In Oriental Press Group Ltd & Others v Fevaworks Solutions Ltd & Others [2013] HKEC 1025, the Hong Kong Court of Final Appeal (CFA) has ruled on whether and under what circumstances the provider of an internet based discussion forum … Continue reading

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