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Milan Fashion Week and Fashion Law Trends – The endless boom in sportswear: patent protection for textile technologies

Milan Fashion Week and Fashion Law Trends – The endless boom in sportswear: patent protection for textile technologies

As more people commit to live (or at least to post on social media) an healthier and more active lifestyle, the sportswear industry is seizing the opportunity to grow like never before. The reasons behind the flourishing health craze so popular in the western world are many, complicated and interconnected. If the pandemic played a …

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Mom Made $735K Reselling on Poshmark, Social Media With No Upfront Investment

Mona Mejia, 44, was a stay-at-home mom when she began reselling on Poshmark in 2015. She earned $735,000 last year selling on social media livestreams and through brand partnerships. She’s confidant others can have similar success as well, but it doesn’t happen overnight. Loading Something is loading. Before 2015, Mona Mejia’s full-time job was taking …

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Former Teacher Gets 30 Years for Making Fake Social Media Profiles to Solicit Explicit Photos

A former Kansas teacher was sentenced to 30 years in prison plus 5 years of supervised release in a child sex abuse case. Jeffrey Pierce impersonated young girls on social media to solicit explicit images from young boys, the DOJ said. The parents of some of the victims addressed Pierce at his sentencing, calling him …

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Social media forum takes local police to task for lacking transparency, threatening retaliation | Connecticut & Region

An online forum dedicated to reporting breaking news of criminal activity, fires, and road accidents has leveled allegations against two local police departments, claiming Manchester Police intimidate site contributors and threaten retaliation if they continue to post incidents as they happen. The South Windsor Police Department has also come under fire from the BreakingNow Facebook …

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Social media influencers now more powerful than global policymakers: Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has acknowledged the growing influence of social media on global politics, urging world powers to rally and protect freedom of speech. Mr Buhari commented at the general debate of the United Nations General Assembly on Wednesday while addressing climate change policies and initiatives. “There was a time when the most important event …

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