July 01, 2019

Liability of Internet Service Providers - A Review Study from the European Perspective

  • Vijay A.

Internet has revolutionized peoples lives by offering a medium to share and receive abundant information. However, this resource hub has become a harbour for the infringement of IP material. Although the sole responsibility lies on the internet user; some degree of liability shouldered on the internet service providers cannot be ruled out. Expounding on this issue and considering the recent judicial decisions and academic commentaries, the following article evaluates the changing trends in the liability of internet service providers for the infringement of intellectual property rights, more specifically focussed towards trademark and copyright infringements in UK and Europe.

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Recent Publications

August 01, 2019

Protecting photonic quantum states using topology

  • Blanco-Redondo A.

The use of topology to protect quantum information is well-known to the condensed-matter community and, indeed, topological quantum computing is a bursting field of research and one of the competing avenues to demonstrate that quantum computers can complete certain problems that classical computers cannot. In photonics, however, we are only ...

May 01, 2019

Digital networks at the nexus of productivity growth

  • Kamat S.
  • Prakash S.
  • Saniee I.
  • Weldon M.

This paper takes a fresh look at the debate over the relationship between digital technology and productivity. The argument of economic historian Robert J. Gordon is that digital technology will not lead to increases in productivity such as we saw in the last century, based on his analysis of the ...

January 01, 2019

Friendly, appealing or both? Characterising user experience in sponsored search landing pages

  • Bron M.
  • Chute M.
  • Evans H.
  • Lalmas M.
  • Redi M.
  • Silvestri F.

© 2017 International World Wide Web Conference Committee (IW3C2), published under Creative Commons CC BY 4.0 License. Many of today's websites have recognised the importance of mobile friendly pages to keep users engaged and to provide a satisfying user experience. However, next to the experience provided by the sites themselves, ...