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May 2000 Articles

  • French Restrict On-Line Auctions

    05 May 2000

    The French Court has struck a blow against the internet as a truly global market place. French buyers have been stopped from taking part in the on-line auctions of their choice. Instead they must use commissaires priseurs (State approved auctioneers)....

  • Love Letter Virus Hits Systems Worldwide

    05 May 2000

    Electronic links to thousands of companies across the world were closed yesterday due to a new virus, described as the most ferocious witnessed to date and much worse than the Melissa virus which hit companies last year.