“The organisations believe that few of the users who share images on the site understand the rights they are giving away,” read a statement issued by the ASMP, which has also published a series of essays and analysis called “The Instagram Papers”.
The ASMP and other organisations are now planning a series of actions to address “these egregious terms before they become the industry standard.”
Read The Instagram Papers on the ASMP website [PDF Link].
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