QuickLinks 136 - 12 December 1999

Forthcomings events | Background items

Legal and regulatory issues

   Access to public sector information / IT in government


   Computer crime

   Consumer protection

   Content regulation

   Copyright, trademarks and patents

   Data Protection (privacy)

   Digital signatures

   Domain names

   Electronic commerce

   Electronic democracy

   Employment and social issues

   Information society and Internet policy


   Internet access and use

   IT in education

   Liability, jurisdiction and applicable law

   Multilingual content and software

   Protection of minors

   Rating and filtering

   Security and encryption

   Self-regulation / codes of conduct

   Taxation and tariffs


Market & Technology

   Convergence of telecommunications, media and information technology

   Electronic commerce

   Employment and social issues

   Internet access and use

   Junk mail (spam)


   Portals, browsers and search engines

   Quality of service

   Security and encryption





   Who' s who


Links to news items about legal and regulatory aspects of Internet and the information society, particularly those relating to information content, and market and technology.

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QuickLinks is edited by Richard Swetenham richard.swetenham@cec.eu.int - Contributors: NewsNow UK, MediaGrok, David Goldstein, Gerhard Heine, Alan Reekie, Rupert Selzer