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Bar News - September 7, 2007

E-Commerce Consumer Site Launched by ABA

If you’re starting an e-commerce enterprise or online sales site and need a legal perspective, is a great place to start. is a free online legal resource for individuals and small businesses interested in starting e-commerce enterprises or venturing into online sales. Developed by the ABA Section of Business Law’s Cyberspace Law Committee, this site is organized around frequently asked questions that arise during the creation, launch and operation of an online store or other e-commerce venture.

“We wanted the site to be intuitive for the typical small business owner,” said Jonathan Rubens, editorial director of “From obtaining a domain name to protecting customer privacy, our site offers a complete range of logically listed mini-topics to help our target audience find the facts they need.”


Other topics found on the site include payment processing, delivery and fulfillment, selling out-of-state or internationally, advertising and marketing, and customer authentication and security.

    is a companion site to the recently updated — another Cyberspace Law creation which provides information about purchasing items safely on the Web.  In addition, the committee offers an interactive guide and commentary to privacy, security and consumer law issues.


For more information on, visit the site at Further information on the interactive guide, including how to purchase it, is available at



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