by Chip Cooper - 2008-04-13
If your site allows visitors to post digital files or comments (e.g. in an online blog, as well as in a forum or chat room), you could be held liable for copyright infringement if any of their posting...
by Chip Cooper - 2008-04-17
I work with website designers a lot -- making sure that the Customer Agreements of my clients are presented as part of the registration process in a way that's legally enforceable.One of the key compo...
by Chip Cooper - 2008-05-13
Did you know that most progressive law firms use powerful software authoring tools to automate the arduous task of contract drafting?Would you like to save time, money, and aggravation by using simila...
by Chip Cooper - 2008-06-13
If you're like most small ecommerce businesses, you'll need to amend your Customer Agreement from time to time. You might want to add a new membership option... or add a clause for a money-back guaran...
by Chip Cooper - 2008-06-22
The federal CAN-SPAM Act permits the sending of unsolicited email advertisements under certain conditions. One condition is that header information in the email should not be "materially false or mate...
by Chip Cooper - 2008-06-23
If you're like most small ecommerce businesses, you're likely to write your own marketing copy. Be aware that this is a highly regulated area that could result in substantial liability. I've boiled m...
by - 2008-07-14
User generated content (UGC) is a rapidly growing phenomenon on the Internet. Popular social networking sites that rely on UGC for content include YouTube, MySpace, Facebook, Friendster, just to name ...
by Chip Cooper - 2008-07-16
If you're a small ecommerce business, you know that virtually anything that provides significant increases in conversion rates will get a lot of attention.Behavioral ads promise just that -- higher c...
by Chip Cooper - 2008-09-21
I've always been a stickler for advising my clients to comply with applicable laws regarding the posting, maintenance, and amendment of their privacy policies and related regulations regarding data s...
by Chip Cooper - 2008-10-14
If you're like most small ecommerce businesses, you'll write your own product/service descriptions. In doing so, you will encounter a legal pitfall unknown to most... you may be creating unintended w...