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Online and the Law
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The online world allows you to obtain and share information. However, it is easy to end up on the wrong side of the law when you are online, often without even knowing you have stepped over the line. There are many laws in place to protect intellectual property and individuals whilst online and it’s important to be aware of them.
Accidental Outlaw- Take the Accidental Outlaw Test and see how great your knowledge of the law governing online behaviour actually is. Are you an online outlaw and not even know it?
How You're Breaking the Law Every Day (and What You Can Do About It)– music sharing, DVD ripping and copyright law.
Bob National -BoB (box of broadcasts) allows for safe and legal access to entertainment and educational programmes shown on UK channels.
Social media and libel - legal risks of sharing your thoughts and views via social media.