Blocking Third-Party Content - Worldwide Injunctions in the Internet Context

Torys Client Centre
79 Wellington St. W. 33rd Floor
Toronto, Ontario

December 01, 2016 07:45 - 09:00 EDT

The upcoming Supreme Court case of Google v. Equustek (to be heard December 6) will determine if, when and how Canadian courts can globally restrict internet companies’ third-party content. This session will provide a discussion of the case and its potential impact on the internet, internet companies and those who use their services. Comparative developments from the United States and around the world will also be discussed.

Panel speakers:

  • Abraham Drassinower, Professor, University of Toronto Faculty of Law and Counsel, Torys LLP
  • Ivo Entchev, Associate, Holwell Shuster & Goldberg LLP
  • Jeremy Opolsky, Associate, Torys LLP

Time: 7:45 – 8:00 a.m. Continental breakfast
8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Panel discussion

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Ontario CPD: This program is eligible for up to 1.0 Substantive Hour.

New York MCLE: This program is eligible for up to 1.0 Areas of Professional Practice credit for both newly admitted and experienced attorneys.

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