What are the potential legal liabilities for the millions of individuals and entities that post content and otherwise contribute to social networking sites? As was the case in the early days of e-mail, the inherent informality of the medium may cause some to conclude that they have more latitude than usual to safely express themselves -- but such thinking is a trap, says Chadbourne attorney Lawrence Savell, who provides a checklist of some of the salient legal issues that users of social networking sites must consider.
Minimizing the Legal Risks of Using Online Social Networks
Special to Law.com
June 28, 2010