Date of this Version

February 2001

Document Type

Journal Article

Publication Details

Forder, Jay. “The dilemmas of globalisation", CCH Law and Technology, Issue 29, Feb 2001, pp. 1-3.

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[Extract] The Internet merely highlights the clash of cultures by enabling efficient cross-border advertising on a massive scale. ...The difficulties arise because, until now, legal systems have depended on the concept of sovereignty within defined geographical borders. The Internet has changed all that - truly global markets require a different approach. Is there enough international goodwill for modern society to be able to solve these problems?



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