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May 21, 2012
by Barbara Yuill
Myspace. Google. Twitter. Facebook. In the past two years, each has been the subject of an enforcement action by the Federal Trade Commission. But that's not all.
May 18, 2012
Congress often lags behind more nimble state legislatures when it comes to
the quick passage of new law on up-and-coming issues. Social media law, it turns
out, is no exception.
COPPA Rule Changes: Be Ready for July 1
States Consider Barring Access to Students’ Social Media Accounts
Claim Fails Against Employee Who Lagged In Updating LinkedIn Page After Firing
New Jersey Governor Asks Legislature To Narrow Scope of Social Media Privacy Bill
Disputed Ownership of a Twitter Handle