The purpose of these pages is to
provide non-lawyers with a quick guide on IP issues related to E-Commerce. You
can use these pages to link to other web sites where you can get more in-depth
Note: These pages provide an overview about IP issues related to
E-Commerce and are not a comprehensive guide to all E-Commerce issues.
Your legal adviser is best equipped to give you advice on specific situations.
Point Checklist for IP Issues Related E-Commerce
Many things you need to know as an
introduction to IP as it relates to E-Commerce may be outlined in 10 points.
Spend a few minutes reading these points and then try your hand at the
self-test at the end.
Understanding How Intellectual Property (IP) Relates to E-Commerce
Stock of Your IP Assets Relevant to E-Commerce
When you Design and Build Your Web Site
Issues Related to Internet Domain Names
E-Commerce Business is Affected by Patents
in the Distribution of Content on the Internet
Using Care in Disclosures on the Internet
Important Contracts and IP
Partnerships with Government and Educational Institutions
Concerns About International Transactions in E-Commerce
Test for E-commerce IP Checklist