Website Terms and Conditions

Website Terms and Conditions

Does my website need terms and conditions? Creating a website is an exciting way to expand your marketing reach, generate new business sales, or just pursue new opportunities – whether for private or commercial use. Terms and conditions are an important aspect of every website. With an online presence you are also exposing yourself to…

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Internet Privacy

Internet Privacy

What is internet privacy? Internet privacy (also known as internet privacy) is the privacy and security level of personal data published via the internet. It is a term that broadly refers to a variety of factors, techniques and technologies used to protect sensitive and private data. Internet privacy is a cause for concern for any…

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E-commerce Web Store Policies & Agreements

E-commerce Web Store Policies & Agreements

What are e-commerce web store policies and agreements? E-commerce web store policies and agreements are as important as the products you sell. They help you, as a business owner, prepare in advance for potential situations and they communicate to your future customers how you run your business. Why do I need e-commerce web store policies…

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Custom Website Disclaimers

Custom Website Disclaimers

What is a website disclaimer? The primary purpose of a website disclaimer is to limit or attempt to limit the liabilities that a website owner or publisher may suffer arising out of a website. Examples of the kinds of liability that publishers must contend with include libel/defamation, copyright infringement and breach of privacy. Why do…

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Cyber Squatting

Cyber Squatting

What is cyber squatting? Cyber squatting is the act of registering, selling or using a domain name identical to a well-known name with the intent of profiting of the goodwill of someone else’s trademark. It generally refers to the practice of buying domain names that use the names of existing businesses or famous people for…

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Online Defamation

Online Defamation

What is online defamation? Online defamation (also known as libel) refers to a false and unprivileged statement that is harmful to someone’s reputation and is published “with fault”, meaning as a result of negligence or malice. How can I establish defamation? The elements that must be proved to establish defamation are: a publication to a…

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AuDa Dispute Resolution

AuDa Dispute Resolution

What is auDA? auDA stands for .au Domain Administration Limited which is a not-for-profit organisation authorised by the Australian Government to administer the .au domain space. What are the functions of auDA? auDA performs the following functions: develops and implements domain name policy; licenses 2LD registry operators (2LD are domain names registered by organisations with…

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Information Technology Licensing Disputes & Agreements

Information Technology Licensing Disputes & Agreements

Are you a software company, developer, an internet service provider, mobile phone solutions company, media company, an advertising agency or a start up? Then you should be concerned about information technology licensing. What is an Information Technology License? An IT license is a method of commercialisation of intellectual property that allows for the transfer of…

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Social Media & Acceptable Use Policies

Social Media & Acceptable Use Policies

What is Social Media? Social media includes any website in which your employees are able to publish information to a larger group or community. Information shared by employees may include (but is not limited to) personal information, opinions, research, commentary, or business information. Examples of Social Media destinations your employees may be accessing and posting…

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Copyright Protection

Copyright Protection

Are you the creator or author of any creative material and you are wondering what protection you may or may not have for your original work? Then you should be interested in copyright law and how it affects the protection of your original work. What is copyright? Copyright is a legal right given to the…

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