Spam: Unsolicited Commercial Email by Any Other Name

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Abstract

Discusses the evolution of legal solutions to the problem of 'spam' or unsolicited e-mail. Grassroots efforts to outlaw or regulate spam in Australia, the European Union and Great Britain; Complications involved in deciding what constitutes spam; Costs of spam to Internet service providers (ISP); Creation of e-mail law as a result of litigation.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1-9
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of Internet Law
Volume3
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 1 1999

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  • Spam (Email) -- Law & legislation
  • Internet industry -- Law & legislation

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Spam : Unsolicited Commercial Email by Any Other Name. / Jones, Faye.

In: Journal of Internet Law, Vol. 3, No. 3, 01.09.1999, p. 1-9.

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