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Copyright Infringement and Social Media: What You Need to Know

Every day, millions of users hit social media to share posts without really thinking about the possible copyright infringement issues. Since things can be shared in just a matter of seconds, it’s no surprise that the majority of people have probably witnessed numerous copyright infringement violations on social media. The “post anything” nature of today’s society means that some individuals have forgotten about the rules that exist to protect copyrights in Florida and beyond. Some original posts themselves may qualify for copyright protection, with the rule and perception being that the copyright protects an author’s interest in an original work, shared through a tangible medium. When it comes to shorter posts, like those that are typical on social media, the... Read More