Links of the day

Is your office World Cup sweepstake legal? | Pinsent Masons LLP

Libel Bill gives ISPs definite 14 day window to act | Pinsent Masons LLP

Twitter / 鳩山由紀夫: 本日、総理の職を辞する意思を表明しました。国民の皆さ … – Japansese prime minister announces his resignation on Twitter

LEGO CLICK: A Well Decorated Case Study for Social (and Viral) Media – PSFK

Changing times call for ‘Brand Humility’, says Euro RSCG London chief – Marketing News | UTalkMarketing – common sense stuff here

Street Giant » Leroy Stick – the man behind @BPGlobalPR

Poke London tearing things up for Orange’s Glastonbury sponsorship: where’s my welly (a successor to spot the bull) and Glastonav

New Protocol Attempts to Standardize Sharing – this could shake up social networking

Mozilla Launches sudoSocial, an Experimental Lifestream Platform

Norwegian consumer group calls for tighter Facebook regulation | Pinsent Masons LLP

Talking Vending Machines get regional dialects

Video Codec Firm DivX Being Bought By Sonic Solutions for $323 Million | paidContent

Why Apple Stock Makes Me Nervous — Seeking Alpha

Fake Patient Campaign Exposes Real Social Marketing Critics and Questions – ClickZ

Here’s Who Made Groupon A Billion-Dollar Company: Single, Educated, Young Women

12 Reasons to Use Social Media to Grow Your Business

Microsoft Spokesman Mocks FT Over Google-Dumps-Windows Story – Frank X Shaw is a bit annoyed I guess

Mythbusting Global Search Fallacies

Chinese social media users have diverse habits – Warc

Digital Economy Act: Ofcom consults on blacklisting infringers | Pinsent Masons LLP

Chinese Medical Community Site: Interview with the Founder « ScienceRoll

Delicious Founder Joshua Schachter Already Leaving Google – the call of entrepreneurship

Future of Retail – Piers and the PSFK massive have put together some thoughts on retail concepts due to go big over the next few years.