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Potential impacts of the EU Blocking Statute

What is the EU Blocking Statute? Council Regulation (EC) No 2271/96 (as amended) (the Blocking Statute) is designed to counter specified third-country extra-territorial sanctions on “EU operators”, which includes EU nationals, any natural person resident in the EU and EU-incorporated … Continue reading

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First blocking orders issued in Greece … but how effective are they?

Access blocked … or not?Fifteen months after the law introducing the Greek “Commission for the notification of online copyright and related rights infringement”was passed and eight months after the start of its operations, the Commission has finally issued its first … Continue reading

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Blocking injunctions against ISPs in Sweden 2.0 beta – the rise of the interim injunction? (Part 1)

Kacper SzkalejJosef K. was minding his own business when one morning, even though he knew he had done nothing wrong, he was arrested. This was the beginning of his trial. In his masterpiece entitled The Trial, Franz Kafka tells, among … Continue reading

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Federal Judge Issues Temporary Injunction Blocking President’s Asylum Policy

Several weeks ago, the President signed an executive order preventing undocumented immigrants from applying for asylum. On Monday, a federal judge from San Francisco issued a nationwide injunction, forcing the government to continue to accept asylum claims by undocumented immigrants, … Continue reading

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*Update* Crash Blocking US26 East of Shoshone

IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE – generated by our News Release ListServer DO NOT REPLY ————————————————————————— IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE District 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID 83338-5904 (208) 324-6000 Fax (208) 324-7897 For Immediate Release: 11/16/2018 9:15 … Continue reading

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