State and federal courts have decided over 60 cases in the last two decades directly involving censorship of the college and university student press.
The basics of copyright law as it applies to student media.
A guide to students' legal rights and responsibilities on the internet.
In general, legal principles created with print publications in mind are also applicable to social media publishing — with some notable exceptions.
A guide to keeping up with the FCC's record-keeping requirements.
Learn what the law says about where you can go and what you can do to gather news.
Frequently asked questions about how the FCC considers whether to approve or block a transfer.
The basics of fair use and some fair use situations that commonly arise in the student media context.
A discussion of the legal and ethical issues concerning publishing minor names and photos in student media.
Students who work at a campus radio or television station, or who stream their shows over the Internet, need to be aware of the licensing schemes available and the steps they must take before they can play a song over the air or online.