Category Archives: Legal

The ‘AfterLike’: Facebook’s new “Legacy Contact” feature keeps users “checked-in” long after they “check out”

[avatar user=”” size=”thumbnail” align=”left” link=”” target=”_blank” /] By Dylan S. Goldman 02/15/2015 If you have ever wondered what will happen to your Facebook page when you die, wonder no more: Facebook’s new ‘Legacy Contact‘ feature grants your memory- and home page –

Video and Radio Sued the YouTube Star: One year, $1 billion after the crackdown

This month marks the one-year anniversary since YouTube began actively policing copyrighted material via their Content ID System; a crackdown that, according to “Billboard Magazine”, has resulted in a $1 billion payout to owners of copyrighted material. “Plagiarism Today” author

The Conundrum of Reporter’s Privilege

On November 19th, Rolling Stone published an article by Sabrina Rubin Erdely entitled, “A Rape on Campus”, which alleged the recent gang-rape of a woman referred to as “Jackie”, and discussed the University’s failure to respond to the alleged attack

Let the ‘Sunshine’ In: How tech-savvy parents use the Open Records Act to illuminate, avoid potential dangers

Contrary to the opinions of today’s youth, there is more to the Internet than just Snapchat and Instagram. In fact, today’s parent, many of whom are of members of the MTV Generation, have made life decisions based solely upon the invaluable information they

The ‘AfterLike’: Facebook’s new “Legacy” feature keeps users “checked-in” long after they “check out”

Have you ever wondered what will happen to your Facebook page when you die?   If that sounds like a silly question to you – believe it or not – you’re in the minority.   According to a recent article