Can republishing a tweet cost your business $150,000?
By Peter Lemire
According to a recent decision from the Southern District of New York, it certainly can. With the ever-present utilization of social media in modern-day online advertising and websites, more and more companies are utilizing information and content which they didn’t necessarily create.
In this particular case, several big-name publications were found liable of copyright infringement after embedding someone else’s copyrighted photo of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady onto their own websites.