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Stefan Engels

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Name: Stefan Engels
Date registered: 17 February 2016
URL: https://www.dlapiper.com/people/e/engels-stefan

Biography

Prof Dr Stefan Engels focuses on highly contentious matters and consults especially on Intellectual Property (ie copyright law, advertising and unfair competition law), media and freedom of expression law, broadcasting and internet law (media law) as well as data protection.

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  1. Germany takes steps to tackle fake news — 15 March 2017

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Germany takes steps to tackle fake news

Germany’s Justice Minister has put forward a new draft law calling for social networks to remove slanderous or threatening online postings quickly or face fines of up to 50 million euros ($53.15 million). This announcement comes as no surprise as there have been calls from various quarters for stricter regulation, and some commentators in Germany …

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