The concept of libel is an important one given today’s use of social media and digital communication. Everyone has the opportunity to post their opinion, but is it possible to go too far? For this assignment, imagine you are asked by your employer to create a tip sheet explaining libel and offering best practices for use with company social media accounts.
Your tip sheet should include the following: a) Brief description of libel law b) Explain how libel law applies to social media use. Provide specific examples to support your explanation c) List of five best practices pertaining to libel law and social media use that those in the communication field should follow when posting using the company social media accounts