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The Law on the Web blog is the place to read about the latest happenings in law, including changes to legislation and guides to help you understand your legal rights.

Shop Horror - 7 questions you should ask before buying from a website

Luke Whitmore - Law on the Web

  1. 04 August 2016
  2. Consumers
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Which online retailers can you trust? Here are a few questions you should ask yourself to ensure you don't get ripped off by online scammers.

Defamation Technology - what to do if you are being defamed online

Luke Whitmore - Law on the Web

  1. 17 May 2016
  2. Miscellaneous
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If someone is spreading lies about you online, you may be able to take legal action against them for committing defamation.

5 recent developments in online privacy & security

James Watkins - Law on the Web

  1. 19 April 2016
  2. Miscellaneous
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WhatsApp beefs up encryption, and Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe mulls online fraud compensation. Here's what's been making the news in online security recently.

RSPCA urges changes to Dangerous Dogs Act

Luke Whitmore - Law on the Web

  1. 18 April 2016
  2. Miscellaneous
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The RSPCA has called for changes to the Dangerous Dogs Act which would see dogs banned on the basis on behaviour rather than breed.

Fixed-fee legal services more likely to be cheaper

James Watkins - Law on the Web

  1. 12 April 2016
  2. Miscellaneous
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The survey from the Legal Services Board has found significant differences in the prices charged for the same service by different firms.