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[3ShidlerJLComTech004] Don't Send that E-Mail to a Minor!: Compliance with State Child Protection Registry Statutes

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dc.contributor.author Shidler Journal of Law, Commerce and Technology
dc.contributor.author Dunlop, Laura
dc.date.accessioned 2010-06-02T21:32:00Z
dc.date.available 2010-06-02T21:32:00Z
dc.date.issued 2006-08-24
dc.identifier.citation 3 Shidler J. L. Com. & Tech. 4 (Aug.24, 2006) en_US
dc.identifier.issn 1547-0695
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1773.1/387
dc.description.abstract Abstract: In July of 2004, Michigan and Utah enacted child protection registry laws that prohibit businesses from sending e-mail advertisements for certain types of goods and services to “contact points” (e.g. individual or school e-mail domains) listed on registries maintained by each state. The prohibited goods and services include alcohol, tobacco, pornography, and illegal drugs. This Article summarizes these statutes and provides guidance to businesses concerning statutory compliance. The Article also highlights certain concerns about the scope and ambiguities in the statutory language. Despite ongoing debate surrounding these statutes, companies that choose to market via the Internet must understand their statutory obligations. Other states may enact similar legislation. Organizations that sell, advertise, or handle promotions for products and services on a nationwide basis may face compliance issues in multiple jurisdictions. en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Seattle: Shidler Journal of Law, Commerce and Technology, University of Washington School of Law en_US
dc.subject Constitutional & Regulatory en_US
dc.title [3ShidlerJLComTech004] Don't Send that E-Mail to a Minor!: Compliance with State Child Protection Registry Statutes en_US
dc.type Article en_US


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