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Law and Electronic Commerce: The Next Frontier

Law and Electronic Commerce: The Next Frontier Kathleen M. H. Wallman and Steven M. H. WallmanWednesday, December 1, 1999 Ever wonder why some of the largest and most state-of-the-art online brokers won’t let you open an account online without your sending a “hard,...

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The Internet As Public Square

The Internet As Public Square Sometimes, well-intended efforts to prevent unacceptable behavior run into the reality of what it means to have an open and free society. That is what happened at the Supreme Court on Monday. The Supreme Court issued an opinion confirming...

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Section 230 Overview

Section 230 is a piece of Internet legislation in the United States, passed into law as part of the Communications Decency Act (CDA) of 1996 (a common name for Title V of the Telecommunications Act of 1996), formally codified as Section 230 of the Communications Act...

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