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Instagram: What Business Owners Need to Know

Published March 12, 2018

Many business owners are now including Instagram as part of an effective marketing strategy. If you are a business owner and use Instagram to promote your products or services, it is essential to understand copyright implications of using the platform in order to avoid exposure to liability by inadvertently infringing someone else’s copyright.


Emoji and Copyright :-)

Published March 1, 2018

First invented in the late 1990s, emoji have found their way into all our smartphones over the past few years. In the context of intellectual property, the issue of emoji copyright comes up. You can’t claim copyright on the word “smile”, but can someone have copyright over the “smiley” emoji?