Bullies & Social Media

Joel Reidenberg on CNBC, April 06, 2010

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CNBC's Power Lunch quoted Fordham Law's Joel Reidenberg in its April 6, 2010, coverage of bullying on social media websites.

When asked what social network websites can do to mitigate their liability risk, Reidenberg, Director of the Center on Law and Information Policy (CLIP), responded, "I think they should be doing a couple things. First of all, they have the capacity to do automated searches on their system to see if there are triggers that might suggest particular websites are problematic...The second thing they can do is, like we're seeing with lots of blogs, have 'report abuse' buttons."

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