Archive for January 2011

Jean-Paul Sartre and Jacques Tati might shortly be allowed to smoke in public again …

Saturday, January 22nd, 2011

On January 19, 2011, French MPs approved a bill that excludes “cultural heritage” from the (too large) scope of French Law No. 91-32, dated 10 January 1991: the so-called and controversial “Loi Evin”, related to “the fight against tobacco and alcoholism”. (more…)

Google suggest(s)…

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

The French Civil Court of Paris, throughout a judgment dated September 8, 2010 convicted Google Inc and its chief executive Eric Schmidt of defamation over results from its new “Google suggest” service. (more…)

First steps to define specific guidelines for new actors of the digital advertising area

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

In December 2010, the French advertising self-regulatory organization, (hereinafter, the “ARPP”) adopted new ethical rules related to “Digital Advertising”, targeting new media, formats and techniques. (more…)