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Legal Issues with the Internet

  • BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU SEND OR SUBMIT. You are creating an ELECTRONIC FINGERPRINT everytime to hit “Enter”.
  • What is Slander ? a malicious, false, and defamatory statement or report: a slander against his good name. – Dictionary.com
  • What is Defamation ? Refers to a false statement made about someone or some organization that is damaging to their reputation. For a statement to be defamatory, the statement must be published to a third party, and the person publishing the statement must have known or should have known that the statement was false. The law of defamation is complex, as it has been determined by numerous court decisions rather than one national statute. In addition, a claim of defamation is subject to a variety of defenses, such as the First Amendment and (of course) the defense that the statement was true.
  • What is Copyright Infringement ? Read This Together
  • What is Intellectual Property ? IP) refers to creations of the mind: inventions, literary and artistic works, and symbols, names, images, and designs used in commerce.
    IP is divided into two categories: Industrial property, which includes inventions (patents), trademarks, industrial designs, and geographic indications of source; and Copyright, which includes literary and artistic works such as novels, poems and plays, films, musical works, artistic works such as drawings, paintings, photographs and sculptures, and architectural designs. Rights related to copyright include those of performing artists in their performances, producers of phonograms in their recordings, and those of broadcasters in their radio and television programs.