Internet Lawyers

Why hire an Internet attorney?

An internet lawyer handles cases involving victims of misuse and misconduct resulting from internet-related activities, such as cases dealing with identity theft or intellectual property. Cases involving copyright and trademark infringement, defamation, identity theft, and domain name usage are examples of legal situations about which internet lawyer can offer advice. If you have questions about the legality of your or someone else's internet activities, contact an internet attorney for up-to-date legal advice.

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Did You Know?

Eighty percent of customers changed their mind about purchasing a product after reading negative reviews online, indicating the power of online reviews. It's no wonder that defamation lawsuits over online reviews are on the rise.
* Sources: Combating Online Defamation Is an Essential Business Practice in the Digital Age

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