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Includes information about Internet use and abuse and legal aspects of Internet services including domain names, intellectual property issues and illegal uses of the Internet.

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The rules about using the internet, includes your rights about using domain names.

1 Scams and Swindles

Gives information about the latest scams, including identity fraud, fake websites, and spam emails. Explains what they mean, how they are trying to trap you and how to avoid being caught.
Provided by Financial Services Authority
8 Otelo - Office of the Telecommunications Ombudsman

Otelo is a free, independent ombudsman service you can use to deal with complaints about some telephone and internet service providers. Explains what complaints they can deal with.
Provided by Otelo - Office of the Telecommunications Ombudsman
10 Communications and Internet Services Adjudication Scheme

CISAS is a free, independent adjudication service you can use to settle a dispute between you and your telephone or internet service provider.
Provided by CISAS- Communications & Internet Services Adjudication Scheme
3 Internet scams

The Internet is a very useful tool, but it has given a new lease of life to some old scams such as pyramid schemes, chain letters, bogus business or investment "opportunities". Gives tips for avoiding internet scams.
Provided by Department of Trade and Industry - DTI
7 Intellectual property and computers FAQs

Information about copyright issues when you use computers and the Internet. Includes how to register a domain name.
Provided by UK Patent Office

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Internet scams
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Last Updated: 26 Sep 16

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Last Updated: 27 Sep 16





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