Legal Issues in Anonymity and Pseudonymity

@article{Froomkin1999LegalII,
  title={Legal Issues in Anonymity and Pseudonymity},
  author={A. Michael Froomkin},
  journal={Legal Perspectives in Information Systems eJournal},
  year={1999}
}
  • A. Froomkin
  • Published 1999
  • Sociology, Computer Science
  • Legal Perspectives in Information Systems eJournal
The regulation of anonymous and pseudonymous communications promises to be one of the most important and contentious Internet-related issues of the next decade. Resolution of this controversy will have direct effects on the freedom of speech, the nature of electronic commerce, and the capabilities of law enforcement. The legal resolution of the anonymity issue also is closely bound up with other difficult and important legal issues: campaign finance laws, economic regulation, freedom of speech… 

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