Facebook Must Come to British Columbia

Forum selection clause in contract found unenforeceable The Supreme Court of Canada has declined to uphold a forum selection clause in the terms of service for Facebook with its decision in Douez v Facebook, Inc. Douez was a British Columbia … Continue reading

A “Newspaper” Needn’t be Paper

Notice periods for newspapers apply to online publications The Ontario Court of Appeal has clarified some aspects of how libel laws apply to online publications with its decision in John v. Ballingall. The applicant, John, was a rapper who was … Continue reading