Wednesday, August 5, 2009
Gawker has a post internet law firms may be interested in reading. The post refers to Internet marketing company Izea and efforts to monetize Twitter by paying people for tweets. This could create all sorts of problems - let alone whether or not it will actually drive meaningful sales pursuant to sponsored tweets. I think it would completely ruin Twitter, who wants to receive a bunch of phony tweets shilling for some corporation? Also, what sort of intellectual property issues might this create? To be continued.