Intellectual Property Security Awareness

How to Use Social Media without Infringing on Trademarks, Copyrights, Trade Secrets and Patents – Free Course

What you’ll learn

  • Understand the Fair Use exception to copyrighted works on social media
  • Share coptrighted works online without violating the Digital Millennium Copyright Act
  • Know how exceeding authorized access violates the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act
  • Recognize and protect trade secrets on social media
  • Apply the 'Fair Use' doctrine to the sharing of copyrighted works online


  • No prior knowledge of intellectual property is required.
  • No prior legal knowledge is required.


The Average Copyright Infringement Claim Costs $130k in Legal Fees to Defend

You dont have to be a bank robber to be convicted of stealing. Robbing someone of their creative expression is a crime that can lead to million dollar fines and jail time.

Welcome to the world of intellectual property, where using someone elses trademark, patent, copyright or trade secret can land you in court for counterfeiting, criminal copyright infringement and theft.

In this course, you’ll learn what intellectual property is, so you can share it wisely, when its OK to use protected works without the owners permission, how to determine whats safe to share, and whats too risky, who really owns your Linkedin connections and Twitter account, why accessing someone elses social media account — even with their permission — could be a crime and much, much more.

Before you or your coworkers accidentally infringe on the rights of a litigious intellectual property owner, get this action class right now and learn how to demonstrate respect for intellectual property on social media.

Author(s): Eric Schwartzman

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