Topic: Pinterest

Can We Use that Picture on Our Website? “Fair Use” in a Pinterest World

Although the growing popularity of sharing sites like Pinterest might give the impression that photographs, drawings, videos, and other Internet content are free for the taking, nothing could be further from the truth. From law firm Mintz Levin: “If these photographs were placed online by the individual who took the photograph, and there are no… Read more »

Is That Legal?: Pinning Hopes on Pinterest? Make Sure You Aren’t Breaking the Law…

law-news: Pinterest, the online “pinboard” for sharing photos, videos, and other images, is the latest rage in the social media world, but are users violating copyright laws when they “pin” to their own boards? Can you use the site without breaking the law?Although there seem to be more questions than…… Read more »