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Below is a compilation of e-commerce news articles and legal tips. If you don’t find the answers to your questions within these posts, by all means, get in touch.
Several years ago the FTC opened an unfair and deceptive marketing investigation into Roca Labs. Result: Roca must fork over $25 million for false advertising.Read »
Last year the GDPR went into effect. This year, authorities are on the hunt for any website or app that's not complying with the law. Are you ready?Read »
Attention all businesses: Mastercard is changing its online checkout rules. Click through to learn about the new policy and what you'll need to change.Read »
China has a new e-commerce law, and it could be a boon for stateside online retailers. Jump in to learn more and how it could potentially benefit you.Read »
We've always suspected, but the IRS has finally confirmed that it will use a robust social media tool to catch tax evaders. Jump in to learn more.Read »
Sponcon is on the rise, and it is hurting both brands and social media influencers. Jump in to learn about the issue and what to do about it.Read »
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act helped some businesses and hurt others. Etsy entrepreneurs, for example, can no longer claim certain key deductions.Read »
Social media marketing is big business, and authorities are cracking down on influencers who don't properly label paid and compensated posts.Read »
Is it possible to sue a social media influencer, whom you've hired to promote a product, for under performing or not delivering new customers?Read »