It is well known that sites that post reviews, even reviews that constitute clear defamation, are generally immune from liability. They have the Communications Decency Act (CDA) to thank for that. So, a notorious site like [...]
Businesses often receive through various channels unsolicited ideas for products and services. These ideas may come from customers, partners or other third party interactions. The risk is that the idea resembles a product or [...]
Positive online reviews can be great, and for some, critical, for their business. Negative reviews can be very harmful and sometimes devastating. Therefore, unfortunately, there is a great temptation for some parties to tamper [...]
Trade secret protection is the simplest intellectual property protection to obtain. Whereas patents, copyrights and trademarks require federal registration in order to enjoy strong protection, trade secret protection does not. [...]
It’s a common issue. A new website is being created, and the developer likes the design of the competitor’s website. We all (hopefully) know that trademarks, logos, images and text are proprietary and cannot be copied. What [...]
This topic has been discussed often, but remains too often misunderstood, and the consequences of misunderstanding it are dire. So here we go.
Going to a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model has plenty of advantages for both customers and vendors, but also comes with many risks not associated with the traditional software licensing model. The risks and potential solutions [...]
Observers of Internet trends often pronounce that privacy is a fiction and that it is futile to try to reclaim it. Whether that perspective is correct or not does not matter when faced with a Complaint issued by the Federal Trade [...]