Can Facebook Spam Be Canned?

Maria Martinez co-authored this post. She is a law student at the University of Michigan and served as an intern to the Hon. Mark A. Goldsmith, U.S. Dist Ct., E.D. Mich. Congress was about as close as that body comes to the cutting edge when it passed a law to combat email spam in 2003.[...]

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Can I Send Unsolicited Commercial Text Messages?

This week I address a very practical question for businesses looking for innovative marketing channels: when is it lawful to send unsolicited text messages–or what those of us who receive them call spam? The answer comes from a handy guide published by the Federal Communications Commission. ┬áIt discusses the impact of two federal statutes–the Telephone[...]

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