Technology & Internet Law Attorney – Conducting Business Online

Technology and Internet Law AttorneyThe fast growth of the Internet, combined with widespread use of computers, tablets, smartphones, and other technology devices, has created new areas of law that didn’t exist 20 years ago. Technology law affects almost all businesses, even if they are not technology or Internet companies. If you are conducting business online, such as e-commerce, you need to be aware of the legal traps and issues associated with conducting business online.

 

 


Choosing a Domain Name that Doesn't Violate the Rights of Another Person or Business

  • The growth in ownership and usage of domain names has created a variety of legal issues involving trademark owners. Cybersquatting has led to the passage of laws such as the Anti-Cybersquatting Consumer Protection Act (ACCPA), and arbitration processes such as the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP). We will work with our clients to protect and enforce their rights under applicable laws and regulations.


If Your Business Operates a Website, You Will Need Terms of Use and Privacy Policies to Protect Your Interests

  • We can work with you to develop website terms of use and privacy policies appropriate for your business.
  • Websites that are geared towards children may be subject to the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). We can help you design privacy policies and practices that will be COPPA-compliant.
  • Operating a website also involves copyright issues, particularly when the website incorporates user-generated content. We will help you understand how to limit your liability for copyright infringement claims, by setting up safe harbor procedures under the Digital Millenium Copyright Act (DMCA).


We Advise Clients on the Constantly Evolving Issues Relating to Computers, the Internet, and Technology

  • We advise clients on Internet best-practices, including how to structure subscription services that renew automatically


Preparation of a Variety of Technology Contracts

  • Including Intellectual Property assignment agreements, software license agreements, and work-for-hire agreements.

We offer a free 30 minute consultation so that you can meet us and discuss your company’s technology and other needs.