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Legal Insights on Social Media is designed to provide a better understanding of how social media is truly a part of each aspect of the business world. The blog will give insight into recent trends and developments surrounding this new way of communication  in corporate law, intellecutal property, healthcare, labor and employment,  trust and estates and other areas as it continues to evolve.

Shumaker prides itself in being involved with our clients. Helping our clients navigate the many social media pathways has become essential. Whether it concerns social media content and intellectual property rights, start-up ventures, transfers of ownership, contracts utilizing “Big Data,” ownership of digital assets, new technologies arising from social media, and the design of employment policies, our attorneys are involved. Increasingly, highly regulated industries such as health care and banking, have adopted social media strategies. The multitude of new social media sites are pushing capital raising and crowdsourcing against the established securities regulatory schemes.