'I Found It On Twitter' — Not A Defense In Copyright Case

Impact of Copyright Office recently released draft Compendium of U.S. Copyright Office Practice overhaul on digital standards and practices.

October 7, 2014

Law360, Law360, New York (October 07, 2014, 10:08 AM ET) ‐‐ Social media has fundamentally changed dynamics on the Internet. Now that no one needs to rely on a webmaster, we are all more active in cyberspace. Liking. Linking. Posting. Pinning. The problem? Only some of these activities are legally permissible. Others may give rise to a cause of action against social media enthusiasts, including companies seeking to establish a more robust cyber presence.

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