Two Moves to Civilize the Internet
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Eric Schneiderman, New York's attorney general, talks about his investigation into the online reputation management industry and a settlement with 19 companies over "astro-turfing" -- posing fake positive reviews in order to boost online ratings. Plus: the arrest of former nonprofit director William Rapfogel, and a crackdown on high-frequency trading
Then, Eric Goldman, professor of law at Santa Clara University School of Law and also director of the High Tech Law Institute there, talks about California's new law requiring online companies to remove online records if a minor requests it.
Okay, another question - should you get, at age 18, a chance to erase everything you've posted online? Adult internet reset button?— Brian Lehrer Show (@BrianLehrer) September 25, 2013