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If you impersonate another - beware.

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by JustUs, Apr 18, 2014.

  1. JustUs

    JustUs Power Member

    May 6, 2012
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    In Illinois, the police seized several computers, and any device that could access the internet, under a warrant to attempt to find the person that was impersonating the town mayor.

    The Lanham Act prohibits cybersquatting and this could be a federal civil complaint and lawsuit, but Illinois has taken the matter a step further and is attempting to make it a matter of impersonating a government official. The Fed's aslo have laws prohibiting impersonation.