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Let's Get Real, Outlawing Internet Gambling Was A Failure
Posted on 13 Sep 2010 by Peter S. Vogel

My recent Technology Law column in eCommerce Times describes why the 2006 Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA) has merely driven Internet Gambling off-shore and as result the US is losing billions of dollars of tax revenue. Generally... Read More

Apple More Valuable than Exxon Mobil!
Posted on 11 Aug 2011 by Peter S. Vogel

A NY Times stock market report for August 8, 2011 highlighed the fact that Apple's stock was the most valuable company in the world ahead of Exxon Mobil, but by the close of the day Exxon Mobil was still number one. Many stock analysts "expect... Read More

Are Privacy Policies Being Enforced?
Posted on 17 Oct 2011 by Peter S. Vogel

My eCommerce Times column for October is entitled " Shore Up Your Privacy Policy Before Disaster Strikes " and I encourage you to read it. Actually it was published the same day as my blog that more than 7.5 million children under 13 are... Read More

Website Contracts - Does Anyone Care?
Posted on 3 Nov 2010 by Peter S. Vogel

Let's see a show of hands- do you read Terms of Service? Privacy Policies? Or Click Agreements? I routinely ask audiences this question and rarely do I ever get any hands raised. My recent Technology Law column in eCommerce Times entitled "... Read More

Protect Your Business - Update your Terms of Service (TOS) & Click Agreements
Posted on 16 Sep 2011 by Peter S. Vogel

All Social Media and Internet businesses rely on TOS and Click Agreements to protect their legal rights, but few businesses take the time to make sure that the TOS and Click Agreements actually protect their business operations. I welcome you to read... Read More