Jocelyn Mackie - Page 11

Former civil litigation attorney. Content legal strategist at TermsFeed.

Privacy by Design

Your privacy protection practices go beyond having a good Privacy Policy. That's just one tool to protecting your company from liability and communicating expectations with users, but it's not effective if you do not have the business policies to back it up. That is where Privacy by Design (PbD) enters the picture....

Disclaimer Template

A Disclaimer on your app or website is often the best way to address specific points of liability that could fall outside a Terms and Conditions or a Privacy Policy agreement. This article will discuss some of the most common and important disclaimers and what purposes they serve while showing examples...

Effective Date in Privacy Policy and Terms of Use

If you subscribe to apps, it's not uncommon to receive emails regarding updated Privacy Policies or Terms & Conditions (T&C). Most agreements contain a date of when the revised terms became effective or finalized. Often generally referred to as the effective date, this is traditionally the date contract terms become enforceable. While...

Class Action Waivers in Terms & Conditions

If you're in mobile apps and/or software development, you must consider potential liability. You will find it difficult to limit consumer claims based on a cause of action and still have those limits remain enforceable. That is why there's a better alternative. Class action waivers act to limit the means of dispute resolution...

Using Terms & Conditions to Limit Liability

When you design that new hot app or offer services on your websites, look for a Terms & Conditions agreement to protect your business. Anyone who uses the web comes across these legal agreements, normally with a checkbox that simply states "I agree to the Terms and Conditions." Think of the Terms...

Privacy Policy for AdWords Remarketing

Remarketing is one of the most powerful tools inside the Google Adwords kit. Remarketing is also known as retargeting. Google is informing all business owners that their Privacy Policies must be updated once they sign-up for AdWords: While remarketing can be a great way to attract past visitors back to your site,...