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Internet Law Lawyers In Chico California

Chico is the most populous city in Butte County, California, United States. The population was 59,954 at the 2000 census but was estimated to have grown to 87,713 as of 2009. The city is a cultural, economic, and educational center of the northern Sacramento Valley and home to both Chico State University and Bidwell Park, one of the country's 25 largest municipal parks and the 13 largest municipally-owned park. Other cities in close proximity to the Chico Metropolitan Area (population 212,000) include Paradise and Oroville, while local towns and villages (unincorporated areas) include Durham, Cohasset, Dayton, Hamilton City, Nord, and Forest Ranch. The Chico Metropolitan Area is the 14th largest metropolitan statistical area in California. The official city nickname is "City of Roses," according to the Seal of the City of Chico, California. Chico has been designated as a Tree City USA for 23 years by the Arbor Day Foundation.

What is internet law?

Internet Law or Cyber Law is a term that encapsulates the legal issues related to use of communicative, transactional, and distributive aspects of networked information devices and technologies. It is a domain covering many areas of law and regulation. Some leading topics include intellectual property, privacy, freedom of expression, and jurisdiction. Internet attorneys may represent individuals and business in legal transactions and disputes involving software development and licensing; online retail business and auctions (e-commerce); internet security and spyware protection; and online privacy.

Answers to internet law issues in California

The term defamation refers to a false statement made about someone or some organization that is damaging to their...

Identity theft occurs when a criminal uses personal information to steal someone's identity. Identity theft can...

In 2003, Congress passed the Controlling the Assault of NonĀ­-Solicited Pornography and Marketing Act, otherwise...

Social networking sites have created a whole new breed of criminal, specifically with regard to stalking, harassment...

The law surrounding Internet gaming in the United States has been murky, to say the least. For years, the...

The perpetration of a fraud through the use of the computer or the internet can take many different forms. One...

Gambling is subject to legislation at both the state and federal level that bans it from certain areas, limits the...

Federal court opinions concerning internet law in California