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Regulation of Online Video Websites

Regulation of Online Video Websites

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Regulation of Online Video Websites: Lessons from the Audiovisual Media Services Directive
Regulation of Online Video Websites: Lessons from the Audiovisual Media Services Directive

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Published by: jamesddbyrne on Sep 06, 2010
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Irish Legislation

Broadcasting Act 2009
Copyright and Related Rights Act 2000
Defamation Act 2009
Equal Status Act 2000
Interpretation Act 2005
Prohibition of Incitement To Hatred Act, 1989
Public Health (Tobacco) Act 2002 (as amended by the Public Health
(Tobacco) (Amendment) Act 2004)
S.I. No. 220 of 1998 Telecommunications (Amendment) (No. 4) Scheme,


S.I. No. 258 of 2010 European Communities (Audiovisual Media Services)
Regulations 2010
S.I. No. 68 of 2003 European Communities (Directive 2000/31/EC)
Regulations 2003

UK Legislation

Communications Act 2003 (UK)

EU Legislation

Directive 2000/31/EC – E-commerce Directive
Directive 2002/21/EC – A Common Regulatory Framework for Electronic
Communications Networks and Services
Directive 2002/58/EC - Directive on privacy and electronic communications
Directive 2005/29/EC – Unfair Commercial Practices Directive
Directive 2006/114/EC – Misleading Advertisements Directive
Directive 89/522/EEC as amended by Directive 97/36/EC and Directive
2007/65/EC – Audiovisual Media Services Directive (AVMS Directive)
Directive 95/46/EC – Data Protection Directive

US Legislation and Constitution

17 USC 512 (US) - Limitations on liability relating to material online
Anti-Libel Tourism Act (HR 2765) (the 'SPEECH Act') (US)
The United States Constitution

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International Treaties

Convention on Cybercrime
Treaty of the European Union

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