Duh! Do You Think Facebook is Influencing Politics?

Duh! Do You Think Facebook is Influencing Politics?

According to Pew “44 percent of Americans read or watch news on Facebook” so you might be interested to see the August 24, 2016 New York Times article entitled “Inside Facebook’s (Totally Insane, Unintentionally Gigantic, Hyperpartisan) Political-Media Machine” which highlights Facebook political activities.

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Facebook Posts and Text Messages Result in Monetary and Other Sanctions Being Imposed Against a Municipality

Facebook Posts and Text Messages Result in Monetary and Other Sanctions Being Imposed Against a Municipality

In last week’s post, we discussed the case of Congregation Rabbinical College of Tartikov, Inc., v. Village of Pomona.That case involves a contested land use application for a rabbinical college that has cost the Village of Pomona and its tax payers in excess of $1.5 million in legal fees to defend.

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German Competition Authorities Initiate Proceeding Against Facebook

Facebook became the latest American technology company to face antitrust hurdles in Europe after the German Federal Cartel Office (Bundeskartellamt), a competition authority, opened an investigation into whether Facebook Inc., USA, Facebook Ireland Limited and Facebook Germany GmbH abused their alleged dominant position in social networking by violating data protection laws.

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