How Intellectual Property Effects Businesses
Please write a six to seven-page research paper about ONE (1) of the topics listed below. The paper should be double-spaced, well-organized (please use sub-headings) and grammatically correct. Additionally, cite all of your work. It does not matter what citation methodology you use, but accurately identify where your sources came from. Plagiarism will not be tolerated. Please pick reputable sources to cite from.
I will be grading based upon the grading rubric (see below). Please use that as a guide to help you get the maximum points for this assignment.
All papers should be uploaded into canvas on or before December 9, 2021. No hard copies or late papers will be accepted.
Topics (PLEASE PICK ONLY ONE):
What sort of influence does information piracy (e.g., music, film, etc.) have on business profitability? Consider examples where piracy was encouraged to spread word? Discuss how intellectual property effects these businesses and how internet and social media laws (DMCA laws) interplay with piracy. Please use present day examples.