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30 January 2019

Faking it: The rise of social media impersonators and how you can be protected

Article by Edward Smith, Employed Barrister in the Dispute Resolution department at Payne Hicks Beach, on parody social media accounts and the action that can be taken upon discovering that a social media account has been set-up in your name and is posting fake and/or inappropriate content, first published in eprivateclient on 28 January 2019 and reproduced with kind permission.

For further information please contact the Dispute Resolution department on 020 7465 4300.

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