One of LinkedIn’s more annoying features — multiple requests to join its “professional network” — was slammed by a federal judge this week in a class action ruling.
A drugstore’s decision to tweet a photo of a famous actress leaving its store raises the question of where to draw the line between news and endorsement rights.
Twitter co-opted its users’ images to endorse products against their will. The episode appears to have been an honest mistake — but it raises the same legal issues that have already confronted Facebook and others.
Apple’s lawyers have a fearsome reputation for defending the company’s intellectual property. But it sure looks like they’re bluffing in the…