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- Does Moderating Your Website Make You Liable for Copyright Infringement?
Online platform providers are increasingly looking for ways to curate user generated content, both to promote good content and filter bad content. As a recent example, YouTube has taken steps to demonetize channels that may not align with the values of their advertisement buyers. Nearly everyone running an online platform is working on removing internet troll comments.
- Cyber Harassment Can Now Be Considered an Act of Domestic Violence
The New Jersey Legislature recently added Cyber Harassment to the list of crimes that can be considered an act of domestic violence under the Prevention of Domestic Violence Act.
- Lawyer Advertising
The best criminal lawyer advertising is selling solutions to potential criminal clients, rather than selling yourself.
- Legality of Posting Online Reviews of Products
Posting online reviews for products or to inform consumers about the website is a legal gray area in general. However, if these reviews are from the company, family or friends of the business or fake, this is considered a violation per the Federal Trade Commission.
- Beeing Sued for Advertising Yourself as the "Best Lawyer"?
Can Advertising Support be the Object of a Lawsuit by Competitors or Lawyers not Considered the Best?
- What are the Consequences if the Lawyer Does Not Deliver the “Best” Results for His Clients?
The ethical responsibilities of a lawyer are to ensure the best possible results may be delivered to his or her clients. This means researching the matter, creating the best strategy for the court room, negotiating for the best benefits of the person with opposing counsel and a variety of other items.
- What Are the Legal Consequences for Advertising the "Best" Lawyers If They Do Not Deliver?
Advertising as the best in any category is difficult to live up to when the lawyer has multiple clients and is working long hours. It is best to avoid using these phrases, or he or she could face litigation when the services do not live up to the advertisements.
- Legality of Paying for Online Reviews
Online reviews for products, services and amenities through websites and companies draw customers and clients in for business. However, some of these organizations pay for the online reviews, which could be in the gray legal area.
- Lawsuits Regarding Fake Reviews
When someone writes a fake review for a website, product or service, it is possible he or she could be sued by the company. It is essential to research and review the law before posting erroneous details and information.
- A Ransomware Infection Risks Business Health
Ransomware is a menacing cyber threat because it exposes a business to cyber extortion. A ransomware infection can harm a business by opening up its legal risks and shutting down its operations.