Communications Decency Act

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In a recent round of litigation concerning online content hosts, the online complaint site Ripoff Report won a defamation (and trademark) lawsuit filed in Florida by a Colorado company. According to the site, the Ripoff Report is a worldwide consumer reporting website and publication by consumers, for consumers, to file and document complaints about companies […]


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I spoke at the Brooklyn Creative League earlier today, and the question, “Isn’t it true that there’s no regulation of the internet?” came up.  So once again, I had to debunk that myth. In addition to the Communications Decency Act and the Digital Millenium Copyright Act, there are a host of federal and state laws […]