Archive for December, 2009

Law in Social Media (2/3). Copyright, Personal rights.

Monday, December 21st, 2009

Copyright and privacy laws also apply in Social Media. Copyright protects the moral and material interests of the author in his work of the mind. The right to privacy protects against interference in the life- and freedom of the field. A protectable, intellectual creation is subject to copyright above a certain threshold of originality. When using the works of others, it always requires the consent ...

Law in Social Media (1/3). Information requirements, Competition Law, Advertising in Social Media, the example of Twitter.

Monday, December 7th, 2009

Social media is not above the law. Although not all legal questions can be answered, there are recommendations of lawyers, that can protect against admonish. A final clarification, there will be probably only by appropriate court cases. Twitter and paragraphs, whether and how in a Twitter page ...