Q: Is content individuals post on social media sites copyrighted?
A: I was recently addressing this very issue in my business law class. The short answer is yes, anytime content is put down in a tangible medium, including social media, it receives copyright protections. The interesting twist is that some social media sites have tried to claim that they hold the copyright for content posted on their sites, but some have backed down from this position.
Will Blackton agrees with this answer
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