The definition of E-commerce or E-business is doing business on the Internet. The Yocca Law Firm advises its clients on all aspects of structuring their e-commerce transactions and implementing marketplaces for their products and services. The Yocca Law Firm lawyers have assisted our clients with various aspects of e-commerce transactions, including:
• Rights to, and protection, of domain names.
• Protection of intellectual property, such as trademarks and copyrights.
• Software patent drafting and prosecution.
• Privacy policies.
• Effective trade secret protection programs.
• Taxation issues related to e-commerce.
• Marketing on the Internet.
• Exchange participation agreements.
• Advertising and affiliate programs.
• Internet strategic alliances.
• EDI agreements.
The Yocca Law Firm e-Business attorneys advise our clients engaged in Internet commercial transactions on various applicable regulatory and compliance issues. The Yocca Law Firm lawyers have strong expertise with the ever-changing regulatory framework affecting business on the Internet, including:
• COPPA (Children's Online Privacy Protection Act).
• Can-Spam Act Of 2003.
• GLB (Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act).
• UCITA (Uniform Computer Information Transactions Act).
• UETA (Uniform Electronic Transactions Act).
• E-Sign (Electronic Signatures In Global And National Commerce Act).
• DMCA (Digital Millennium Copyright Act).
• Telemarketing Sales Rules.
• Dot Com Disclosures (Federal Trade Commission guidelines for online advertising)
• Digital Millennium Copyright Act
Every e-business has a website, and regulations that pertain specifically to the Internet, e-commerce and e-business are significant for every website owner.