Bragg v Linden Lab

Following on from my post about MDY v Blizzard, Bragg v Linden is another of the tough questions that will frame my thesis. Second Life is a three-dimensional free-form virtual world constructed primarily by its participants. Unlike some other virtual worlds, Second Life is not a 'game' – it has no central narrative or defined[…]

Estoppel by failing to enforce the rules

End User Licence Agreements, tos, virtual worlds, virtual communities, estoppel, enforce, rules Where the proprietor of a virtual community generally fails to enforce the rules, could it be estopped from doing so in any particular instance? Despite a clear contractual right to terminate, a provider may be estopped from terminating in circumstances where it would[…]