This is a reprise of a popular blog post published some years ago.The EFF has released a Legal Guide for Bloggers. Included in this guide are sections on defamation, reporter's privilege, public records, and workplace blogging. But, the best section, in my mind, was Bloggers' FAQ: Intellectual... read more
The 1998 Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) is the law that provides a safe harbor to protect online service providers who meet certain conditions from copyright infringement liability resulting from acts by their users. To receive this protection service providers must comply with,... read more
With the rise of social media, we are constantly reminded of how quickly users can access, create, and pass along content. Outlets such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Vine, and Periscope provide readily accessible platforms for users to upload, send out, and view photographs, videos, and links to... read more