Track A: Fake News and Hate Speech – The Evolving Role of Platforms as Arbiters of Speech and New Challenges for Companies Protecting Their Brands in an Era of Viral Marketing

Does the CDA fully insulate a company from liability? What are best practices when a platform is exploited by hate groups or foreign governments? Can companies draw reasonable lines without engaging in censorship? What are best practices when a company’s brand is hijacked by a hate group or political movement?