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Morrison & Foerster LLP
A nice overview of the rules on researching jurors' social media accounts in various jurisdictions from Law.com.
Reed Smith
A recent federal appeals court decision may lead online platforms that post user-generated content filtered by moderators to think twice before posting copyrighted material.
BakerHostetler
For years the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has made clear to advertisers that they are responsible for messages on social media by their employers or by consumers and celebrities...
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
Last week, the apparel company Sunny Co Clothing launched an Instagram promotion promising to give away the red swimsuit below for free (except for shipping and handling costs)...
Morgan Lewis
The Federal Trade Commission sent letters to online influencers and marketers regarding disclosure obligations in social media endorsements.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
In Regulatory Notice 17-18, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc. ("FINRA") provided additional guidance, in the form of 12 FAQs, on its earlier regulatory notices relating to the use of...
Proskauer Rose LLP
The letters explain how Instagram posts can meet the "clear and conspicuous" standard for disclosures, instructing influencers to make this disclosure above the "more" button on Instagram.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
A New York State senator has introduced a bill that would make posting footage of a crime to social media with the intention of glorifying violence or becoming famous punishable by up to...
Davis & Gilbert
The FTC sent more than 90 letters to celebrities, athletes and other influencers – as well as to marketers – highlighting the need for influencers to "clearly and conspicuously" disclose their relationships to brands...
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
If you're an online publisher or other internet service provider ("ISP") that relies on moderators to police or curate user-generated comments or other content, your risk of liability for copyright...
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
In National Labor Relations Board v. Pier Sixty, LLC, No. 15-1841 (April 21, 2017), the Second Circuit upheld the National Labor Relations Board's (NLRB) finding that an employee's Facebook post, although "vulgar and inappropriate," did not exceed the National Labor Relations Act's (NLRA) protection.
Fisher Phillips LLP
In a ruling that could leave employers fuming and possibly cursing, a federal appellate court ruled that an employee who used a public Facebook page to curse out not just his boss...
Reed Smith
Xposure Photos Ltd., a U.K. photography company, filed suit in the Central District of California last week against Khloe Kardashian, alleging that she infringed its copyright when she posted a photo of herself and her sister, Kourtney Kardashian, to her Instagram without authorization or appropriate copyright notice.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
In this edition, we explore the threat to U.S. jobs posed by rapid advances in emerging technologies; we examine a Federal Trade Commission report on how companies engaging in cross-device tracking...
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
Last month, Sofia Vergara, star of ABC's Modern Family, reached a settlement in a lawsuit brought by the actress against beauty company Venus Concept for alleged improper use of her likeness on television and in social media.
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
That connection could be a business relationship, a family relationship, monetary payment, a gift, or a free product.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
For the third year in a row, Socially Aware co-editor Aaron Rubin and I attended SXSW Interactive, which arguably has become the premier annual gathering for the global tech community.
Reed Smith
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced this week that it sent more than 90 letters to social media influencers and advertisers, reiterating the need for influencers to "clearly and conspicuously" disclose their relationships with brands in social media posts.
Duane Morris LLP
Twitter remains one of the most popular platforms for people to exchange ideas, promote news and express opinions. I'm a social media enthusiast, but my work in employment law makes me all too aware of the risks inherent in these instant-post tools.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Twitter is suing the Department of Homeland Security in an attempt to void a summons demanding records that would identify the creator of an anti-Trump Twitter account.
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Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
Last week, the apparel company Sunny Co Clothing launched an Instagram promotion promising to give away the red swimsuit below for free (except for shipping and handling costs)...
Reed Smith
A recent federal appeals court decision may lead online platforms that post user-generated content filtered by moderators to think twice before posting copyrighted material.
Reed Smith
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced this week that it sent more than 90 letters to social media influencers and advertisers, reiterating the need for influencers to "clearly and conspicuously" disclose their relationships with brands in social media posts.
Fisher Phillips LLP
In a ruling that could leave employers fuming and possibly cursing, a federal appellate court ruled that an employee who used a public Facebook page to curse out not just his boss...
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
If you're an online publisher or other internet service provider ("ISP") that relies on moderators to police or curate user-generated comments or other content, your risk of liability for copyright...
BakerHostetler
For years the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has made clear to advertisers that they are responsible for messages on social media by their employers or by consumers and celebrities...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
For the third year in a row, Socially Aware co-editor Aaron Rubin and I attended SXSW Interactive, which arguably has become the premier annual gathering for the global tech community.
Proskauer Rose LLP
The letters explain how Instagram posts can meet the "clear and conspicuous" standard for disclosures, instructing influencers to make this disclosure above the "more" button on Instagram.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
In this edition, we explore the threat to U.S. jobs posed by rapid advances in emerging technologies; we examine a Federal Trade Commission report on how companies engaging in cross-device tracking...
Davis & Gilbert
The FTC sent more than 90 letters to celebrities, athletes and other influencers – as well as to marketers – highlighting the need for influencers to "clearly and conspicuously" disclose their relationships to brands...
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