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Connections: The ethics and laws surrounding crowdfunding

Nov 19, 2018

A woman raises thousands of dollars crowdfunding, but it turns out, her story is a lie. We talk about the ethics of crowdfunding and what the law says about honesty and dishonesty. In studio:

  • Scott Malouf, attorney whose practice is focused on the intersection of social media and the law
  • Lawrence Torcello, associate professor in the Department of Philosophy at RIT