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The Liability of Internet Intermediaries The Liability of Internet Intermediaries

1911 Act  

Copyright Act 1911 (Imp)

1988 Act  

Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (UK)

1996 Act  

Defamation Act 1996 (UK)

1998 Act  

Human Rights Act 1998 (UK)

2003 Act  

Communications Act 2003 (UK)

2010 Act  

Digital Economy Act 2010 (UK)

2014 Act  

Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Act 2014 (UK)

2016 Bill

Investigatory Powers Bill 2016 (UK)

2002 Regulations  

Electronic Commerce (EC Directive) Regulations 2002 (UK)

2LD

Second-Level Domain

AAMS

L’Amministrazione Autonoma dei Monopoli di Stato

Acquisition and Disclosure Code  

Acquisition and Disclosure of Communications Data: Code of Practice

ACTA

Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement

AGCOM

Autorità per le Garanzie nelle Comunicazioni

API

Application Programming Interface

ARJEL

L’Autorité de régulation des jeux en ligne

BGP

Border Gateway Protocol

Brussels I Regulation

Regulation 44/2001/EC

Charter  

Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union

Code  

Online Copyright Infringement Initial Obligations Code 2010

Communications Act  

Communications Act 2003 (UK)

Convention  

Convention for the Protection of Fundamental Rights and Freedoms

Customs Regulation

Regulation No 608/2013

Data Protection Directive

Directive 95/46/EC

Data Retention Directive

Directive 2006/24/EC

DNS

Domain Name System

DNSSEC

DNS Security Extensions

DPI

Deep Packet Inspection

DRS

Dispute Resolution Service

E-Commerce Directive

Directive 2000/31/EC

European Convention  

Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

EU Trade Mark Regulation

Regulation 207/2009 as amended by Regulation 2015/2424

FTP

File Transfer Protocol

GCHQ

Government Communications Headquarters

gTLD

generic Top-Level Domain

HTTP

Hypertext Transfer Protocol

HTTPS

Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure

ICANN

Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers

ICE

Immigration and Customs Enforcement

ICO

Information Commissioner’s Office

Information Society Directive

Directive 2001/29/EC

IP

Internet Protocol

IWF

Internet Watch Foundation

MI5

Security Service

MI6

Secret Intelligence Service

NNTP

Network News Transfer Protocol

Notification Regulation

Regulation 611/2013

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

OSI

Open Systems Interconnection

P2P

Peer-to-Peer

PDDRP

Post-Delegation Dispute Resolution Procedure

PEC Directive

Directive 2002/58/EC

PEC Regulations  

Privacy and Electronic Commerce (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 (UK)

PIPCU

Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit

QoS

Quality of Service

Retention Code  

Retention of Communications Data Code of Practice

RIPA

Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000 (UK)

Rome I Regulation  

Regulation 593/2008

SEO

Search Engine Optimisation

SMTP

Simple Mail Transfer Protocol

Technical Standards Directive

Directive 98/34/EC

TFEU

Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union

TLD

Top-Level Domain

TLS

Transport Layer Security

Tor

The Onion Router

TPB

The Pirate Bay

Trade Marks Directive

Directive 2008/95/EC

TRIPS Agreement

Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights

TTL

Time To Live

UDRP

Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy

URL

Uniform Resource Locator

URS

Uniform Rapid Suspension

VeRO

Verified Rights Owner

VPN

Virtual Private Network

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