Numerous rules and regulations apply to the Internet that greatly impact the way businesses must conduct themselves in an online environment. Advice from an Internet lawyer or eCommerce lawyer is often required to help guide businesses through the maze of Internet law.  Some of these include:

  • Collection and use of personally identifiable information
  • The formation of contracts in an online environment
  • The use and protection of copyrights and trademarks on the Internet
  • Offering of sweepstakes, contests, raffles and online auctions
  • The use of trademarks in domain names
  • The use of trademarks in meta tags
  • Trademark and copyright usage on websites
  • Copyright and trademark usage on social media, such as Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Pinterest
  • Compliance with the CAN-SPAM Act governing email marketing
  • Compliance with COPPA, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act

Internet Lawyer & eCommerce Lawyer Services

Hank Fasthoff has advised clients on a variety of Internet law matters as an eCommerce lawyer since the late 1990’s. Among the types of services the Fasthoff Law Firm provides through its eCommerce attorneys in the field of eCommerce law are:

  • Drafting of privacy policies for websites and advising clients on their use
  • Negotiation and drafting of website design and development agreements
  • Drafting of software development and app development agreements
  • Drafting of technical support contracts
  • Drafting clickwrap agreements and other electronic contracts for eCommerce sites
  • Preparation and drafting of website user terms and conditions
  • Drafting of accepting use policies and forum rules for websites
  • Advising clients on the enforceability of clickwrap agreements, terms and conditions and other online agreements
  • Drafting official rules for sweepstakes, skills contests and raffles
  • Drafting terms and conditions for online auctions
  • Compliance with COPPA, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act
  • Advice regarding the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) and the safe harbors it provides from allegations of copyright infringement
  • Compliance with the Federal Trade Commission Act (“FTC Act”)

 In Depth Experience and Legal Knowledge

With 23 years of experience representing clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to celebrities to small business owners and entrepreneurs, the Fasthoff Law Firm and its eCommerce lawyer is able to guide clients through the maze of Internet regulations and electronic contracting. Feel free to contact the firm now to discuss how we may be able to assist you and your business.

Representative Clients

Some of the clients for whom Hank has provided representation and legal services include:

Contact the Fasthoff Law Firm Today

Contact the Fasthoff Law Firm, a firm whose eCommerce attorneys in The Woodlands and attorneys in Houston are well versed in the field of Internet law, eCommerce law, sweepstakes law, skill contests and related Internet law matters, to learn more about how we can assist your business.

Hank is AV-rated (highest) by Martindale-Hubbell, is a Top Rated Intellectual Property Attorney by Texas Super Lawyers®, was ranked for five consecutive years as a Texas Super Lawyers® Rising Star in the fields of Entertainment and Intellectual Property, and has been ranked from 2013-2018 by US News & World Reports’ Best Lawyers® Litigation – Intellectual Property Litigation.