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Intellectual Property and Technology

Internet domain names are linked to trademark issues. Technology makes it easy to copy and distribute music and movies without paying royalties. Business conducted on the internet raise security and privacy issues. What legal concerns are raised by these issues? Predict which of these issues will be of major concern in the future in regard to the law and business practices.

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There are a few different legal concerns that can be raised. The Internet has proved to be a technology comparable to no other technology in history. However, there are various legal concerns that are unique to the Internet.

Contract law is one issue. We have people entering into legally binding contracts on sites like eBay and on various financial websites. The problem is that if the party withdraws, there is no reasonable legal recourse, in most cases, for ...

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This solution explains the legal concerns raised with intellectual property and technology issues, and future concerns related to the law and business practices addressed. Includes 1 reference.