Legal Aspects of Functioning of the Social Network Sites

  • Sylwia Nawrot
Part of the Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing book series (LNBIP, volume 37)


The goal of this paper is to present the legal aspects of functioning of the social network sites. The analysis will be accomplished on the basis of precepts of Polish and European Union law. Firstly, the main legal issues of functioning of the social network sites will be pointed out. Secondly, the special attention to the protection of the personal data issue in functioning of the social network sites will be paid. The theoretical reflections are enriched with case studies from the legal practice of the social network sites.


Intellectual Property Personal Data Illegal Action Legal Regulation Legal Aspect 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sylwia Nawrot
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  1. 1.Member of Polish Bar Association in PoznańPoznań

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