How To Find An Internet Lawyer That’s Right For Your Business

By September 5, 2011Internet Lawyer

What is an internet lawyer?

An internet lawyer is the closest thing business website owners find to a colleague. Whether you own a sole proprietorship or other entity, you need representation by your website lawyer.

What does an internet attorney do?

A skilled internet lawyer focuses on more than the basics to make sure business website owners have the right legal documents in place from website legal documents to e-commerce contracts. your website lawyer is going to reveal a course of action, based upon your information, to protect you as an business website owner.

How do you choose a Web lawyer today?

You probably should choose an internet lawyer who not only understands what you do online but is also a business website owner too. In other words, your website lawyer is a business website owner and also knows Internet business law.

Before you choose your website lawyer, you should check out if he knows how ecommerce works plus applicable law, i.e. a great deal of experience and knows more than just the basics.

Of course, if your website lawyer doesn’t know the basics of Federal Trade Commission law that affect the Internet and doesnt know about spam laws, Internet sales taxes, online privacy, etc., you should keep hunting until you find an internet lawyer who is trained in these issues.

You should also choose an internet lawyer who has the wisdom and connections to get you a recommendation for a good your website lawyer who handles lawsuits if you end up in court.

Think twice if your website lawyer doesn’t litigate but pretends to have the experience or expertise to handle lawsuits simply to keep you as a client. The same is true when your website lawyer with only trial experience pretends to specialize in transactional law. They are very different kinds of experience dealing with different issues under relevant law. So be sure to pick the type of Internet lawyer that matches your needs.

Author Mike Young, Esq.

Mike Young has been practicing business and technology law since 1994 and is an angel investor in startups. He's been an entrepreneur since 1988. To get legal help from Attorney Young, click here now or call 214-546-4247 to schedule a phone consultation.

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