Tag: legal threats

by David Ardia

Here is a simple, but often ignored, truth: if you publish online, whether it’s a news article, blog post, podcast, video, or even a user comment, you open yourself up to potential legal liability. It doesn’t matter whether you are a professional journalist, hockey-mom, or an obscure blogger, if you post it, you’ll need to [...] more »

by David Ardia

As a lead up to the launch of the Citizen Media Law Project’s Legal Guide in January, we are putting up longer, substantive blog posts on our project blog discussing various subjects covered in the legal guide. The first post in the series stems from a talk I gave at the Legal Risk Management in [...] more »

by David Ardia

At the Citizen Media Law Project we’ve finally finished building the interface for our Legal Threats Database, and I am excited to announce its public launch today. (If you would like to read our news release, you can find it here.) The database, which is funded by the Knight Foundation, catalogs the growing number of [...] more »