Friday, July 28, 2006

BlogHer Session 1, Breakout 2

- Blured line between publisher, poster. Where does liability lie?
- Libel issues

No blogging in schools issue - Supreme requires filters on school computers; what's going to happen with blogs is tbd dependent on congressional decisions and judicial rule.

Areas to be discussed:
- copyright
- libel

Service providers are not responsible for libel.

Making decisions about what you want your space to be impacts your right. For example, a journalism site has different rights than an ISP site.


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