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Business in Vancouver publishes Mark Fancourt Smith's article, "Opt-in not an option: How to comply with the new anti-spam law"

This article discusses Canada’s new anti-spam law (the CASL) which will mark Canada’s movement from an opt-out to an opt-in system for the receipt of commercial electronic messages, requiring express consent from the recipient.

16.5.13
The Vancouver Sun publishes Mark Fancourt-Smith's article, "New anti-spam laws target a safer online world"

The article, "New anti-spam laws target a safer online world", published on May 14, 2013 in The Vancouver Sun discusses how Canada's new Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) will result in significant changes for how businesses and individuals may send people "commercial electronic messages" (CEM), including emails or text messages.

14.5.13
Marko Vesely quoted in The Martlet, "Landmark ruling in cyberbullying case"

Marko Vesely is quoted in The Martlet article "Landmark ruling in cyberbullying case" published on October 10, 2012.

10.10.12
Marko Vesely interviewed on CKNW's Weekend News, Discussion on Facebook cyberbullying case

Marko Vesely was interviewed on CKNW's The Weekend News with Jill Bennett on September 29, 2012 where he discussed the recent Supreme Court of Canada ruling that allows a teenager to remain anonymous while she pursues those who ridiculed her on Facebook. 

29.9.12
Marko Vesely quoted in The Vancouver Sun, "Teen can pursue alleged online tormentors anonymously: court"

Marko Vesely is quoted in The Vancouver Sun article "Teen can pursue alleged online tormentors anonymously: court" published on September 28, 2012.

28.9.12
Marko Vesely interviewed on CKNW's The World Today with Jon McComb, Discussion on the defamation issues that may arise in the John Furlong Georgia Straight story

Marko Vesely was interviewed on CKNW's The World Today with Jon McComb to discuss the defamation issues that may arise as a result of the allegations published in The Georgia Straight about John Furlong. 

27.9.12
Marko Vesely quoted in The Vancouver Sun, "Supreme Court to rule on Facebook cyberbullying case"

Marko Vesely is quoted in The Vancouver Sun article, "Supreme Court to rule on Facebook cyberbullying case", published on September 26, 2012.

26.9.12
Marko Vesely quoted in The Vancouver Sun article, "Facebook vows to fight B.C. privacy lawsuit"

Marko Vesely is quoted in The Vancouver Sun articles "Facebook vows to fight B.C. privacy lawsuit", published on April 6, 2012. He is also quoted in the paper's Digital Life blog post, "Canadian lawsuits take on Facebook over using members' names, photos in 'sponsored stories'", published on April 3, 2012.

03.4.12
Marko Vesely quoted in The Vancouver Sun article, "Vancouver’s dating website PlentyofFish.com sued over photo of dead US soldier"

Marko Vesely is quoted in the article, "Vancouver’s dating website PlentyofFish.com sued over photo of dead US soldier", published in The Vancouver Sun's Digitial Life blog post on February 29, 2012.

29.2.12
Marko Vesely interviewed on CKNW's The Simi Sara Show to discuss the legal issues surrounding hyperlinking to defamatory material online

On October 19, 2011, Marko Vesely appeared on CKNW's The Simi Sara Show to discuss the recent Supreme Court of Canada decision on whether hyperlinking to defamatory material on a website constitutes publication of the defamatory content.

19.10.11
BCBusiness Magazine publishes Marko Vesely's article, "Defamation in Social Media"

Marko Vesely's article, "Defamation in Social Media" appears in the May 2011 issue of BCBusiness Magazine. Marko discusses how many people have found themselves in legal trouble simply because they did not understand how public their online comments could be. The same rules and principles that govern large media organizations now apply to individuals who publish content on blogs, Facebook, or Twitter.

02.5.11
Marko Vesely interviewed on CKNW's The Morning News with Philip Till to discuss defamation claims and online anonymity

On January 21, 2011, Marko Vesely was interviewed on CKNW's The Morning News with Philip Till on the subject of defamation claims and anonymous internet postings.

21.1.11
Marko Vesely quoted in The Vancouver Sun article on defamation

Marko Vesely was quoted in an article in the January 21, 2011 edition of The Vancouver Sun and a related online chat entitled "Legal claims for online defamation on the rise".

21.1.11
Marko Vesely interviewed by News 1130 on social media

Marko Vesely was interviewed on November 15, 2010 by News 1130 on the topic of legal issues concerning social media.

15.11.10
Marko Vesely quoted in The Vancouver Sun article on social media and defamation

Marko Vesely was quoted in the "Langley a hotbed of political blogging" article that appeared in the October 2, 2010 edition of The Vancouver Sun. Marko spoke on social media and defamation.

02.10.10