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Internet Law: Social Media Buying Followers

Buying Social Media Followers: The Legal Risk

Thinking of buying social media followers? Think again! State attorneys general are filing it under false advertising and cracking down on the practice.

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FTC Law: unfair and deceptive marketing case

Lessons to Learn From the Roca FTC Case

Several years ago the FTC opened an unfair and deceptive marketing investigation into Roca Labs. Result: Roca must fork over $25 million for false advertising.

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Marketing Law: Sponcon

Sponcon: Does It Invite Legal Trouble?

Sponcon is on the rise, and it is hurting both brands and social media influencers. Jump in to learn about the issue and what to do about it.

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Social Media Law: Ciroc complaint about not properly labeling social media posts as ads

Social Media Law: Ciroc Vodka Is Catching Criticism

Social media marketing is big business, and authorities are cracking down on influencers who don't properly label paid and compensated posts.

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SEC crypto marketing rules

SEC Crypto Marketing: A Case Study

Yes, there are SEC crypto marketing rules and regulations. Jump in as crypto attorney Andrew Gordon looks at an example and gives tips.

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Marketing Law: Suing social media influencers

Can I Sue An Influencer For Under Performing?

Is it possible to sue a social media influencer, whom you've hired to promote a product, for under performing or not delivering new customers?

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Online Marketing Lawyer: International case Goop promotion violations

Goop Smacked For Promotional Promises

Uh oh! It looks like Goop, the infamous lifestyle website, got slapped with another online marketing legal claim. Jump in to learn about the case.

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Internet Law: Can-SPAM

Is A Can-Spam Act Update On The Horizon?

According to Internet law reports, lawmakers may be reconsidering the current CAN-SPAM law. This post is a quick update on the issue.

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Online Marketing Law: Negative Fake Reviews

Is it legal to pay for negative reviews?

Is it legal for brands and marketers to commission negative fake reviews? After the jump, online marketing lawyer Andrew Gordon tackles the question.

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