Copyright Infringement and the Internet

Explain copyright infringement and the internet.

Describe, in your own words, what copyright is and explain what it is intended to protect. Explain how the law applies when using material found on the internet. In other words, explain why it is important to know and understand copyright laws and how they apply to internet content. Create a list of five to seven best practices that professional communicators should adhere to in order to avoid potential copyright infringement.