Jocelyn Mackie - Page 6

Former civil litigation attorney. Content legal strategist at TermsFeed.

Google's Prominent Disclosure Requirement

Google's Prominent Disclosure Requirement became effective as of March 15, 2017. If you do not comply with this requirement, Google may remove your app from the Google Play store. The Prominent Disclosure Requirement requires that users be informed of any data collected by your app that is not essential to the...

Google's EU User Consent Policy

Google offers numerous services to help developers and businesses enhance their online presence. For example, AdSense and Analytics make getting exposure much easier by helping you see how users interact with your website and where most of your traffic comes from. However, using these services can raise issues when it comes...

FTC on Free Trials & Samples

Free samples or free trials is an excellent strategy to promote your business. Users like the fact that they can try out your product or your app before committing. While this approach is often effective, it's also vulnerable to intense scrutiny by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). Lawsuits in the U.S. revealed...

Limitation of Liability Provisions for SaaS

SaaS apps are popular, but they come with a risk because your customers become so dependent on your apps. Your liability in running a SaaS app could be endless - from system failure to unsatisfied users. A Limitation of Liability clause protects your SaaS business from these legal dangers by contractually...

Privacy Policy for Individuals

New online platforms and the ease of app development makes market entry simple for even amateur developers. If you perform app or website development outside of your regular day job or wish to test your market first before committing more time to development, it may not be on your immediate to-do...

Legal Requirements for Mobile Games

If you have a new mobile game to launch, it's essential that you protect your game's intellectual property and add the necessary legal agreements. These early steps protect your business interests and assure that users enjoy game within the rules and limitations you set out for them in the Terms &...