Since it has come into popular use, the Internet has been neutral. Internet Service Providers have not discriminated against what content they allow over their network, and you could access any website just as easily as any other website. As Jay Kesan explains, this might change soon, and it could have major consequences for how we go online. Here’s this week’s Legal Issues in the News.
Another instance of bullying has pushed its way into the news. Commentator Christine hurt explores some of the laws in place to help protect many potential victims, even in this non-traditional scenario.
Photos of people are posted to the internet all the time. But what if you didn’t post it and want it taken down. Travis McDade visits one such case in this week’s Legal Issues in the News.
Most college towns enjoy a mutually beneficial relationship with their college or university. The university provides top-notch jobs, brings talented students to the area, and attracts cultural events; while the local government makes sure the area is a great place to live. But as Jay Kesan explains, one famous college town is fighting for one more benefit: tax revenue. Here’s this week’s Legal Issues in the News.
Facebook shares have been available to the public for some time now, and Twitter is preparing to do the same. Christine Hurt examines some of the legal workings of such events in this week’s Legal Issues in the News.
Inspiration. When we find it, the results are hopefully positive even if the source of inspiration may not be. Commentator Travis McDade gives an account of where his inspiration came from for this week’s Legal Issues in the News.
Remember those “Best of” compilation CDs, from those infomercials? Two music industry trends are butting heads in court in a classic battle of old-school versus new-school. Jay Kesan takes a closer look in this week’s Legal Issues in the News.
In some areas the law is black and white. But in some cases, there is room left for interpretation. Commentator Christine Hurt explains one legal term and its potential impact in the courtroom. Here’s this week’s Legal Issues in the News.
In this week’s Legal Issues in the News, commentator Travis McDade updates one of his earlier pieces about one man’s quest to prove he is the father of a king.
In the market for a new car? How about an award-winning, super chic, all-electric Tesla Model S? However, there are laws in certain states that prevent Tesla stores from operating. In this week’s Legal Issues in the News, Jay Kesan explains how deciding to buy a Tesla may be easier than getting one to your driveway.