Legal Guide for Citizen Media Producers

Legal Guide for Citizen Media Producers

  • Posted on: 29 July 2008
  • By: Colin

Today, the Citizen Media Law Project at Harvard's Berkman Center for Internet & Society announced its completed legal guide. The announcement states:

"The free guide, which is intended for use by bloggers, website operators, and other citizen media creators, focuses on the legal issues that non-traditional and traditional journalists are likely to encounter as they gather information and publish their work online."

Topics include:

* Dealing with Online Legal Risks
* Newsgathering and Privacy
* Intellectual Property
* Risks Associated with Publication

Read more about the announcement and visit the Citizen Media Law Project's Legal Guide.