When Copy/ Paste Becomes IP Theft.

When Copy/ Paste Becomes IP Theft. So, you’re a new small business, everyone wants a piece of your time, your suppliers all want their money and your customers are refusing to pay.  Your profits are being squashed from all sides, and something’s got to give. You are looking to cut corners.  Get something for nothing.  … Read more When Copy/ Paste Becomes IP Theft.

Your legal responsibility to moderate your Facebook Page

moderate comments on facebook

If you have a Facebook business page, you need to read this – it may change how you view your role as page admin. Recently a landmark judgement in NSW held business owners to be responsible for third party comments on their Facebook page and groups. This decision impacts ALL Facebook page owners, but it … Read more Your legal responsibility to moderate your Facebook Page

The Law About “Valued At” Pricing

value-pricing

Valued At Pricing “Valued At” pricing is something you will see a lot, especially online.  It often looks something like this: “Purchase now for $97 (valued at $597): “Early Bird Price $97 (Value $497)” “Buy now $450 (Value $3500)” I’ll bet you’ve seen this before.  You might even have done it for your own business. … Read more The Law About “Valued At” Pricing

3 critical affiliate link disclosures for Australian bloggers

3 critical things you must know about affiliate link disclosures as an australian blogger

Affiliate link disclosures are a legal requirement, whether you blog for money or for pleasure. So if you’re an Australian blogger, here are 3 critical things you need to know about your affiliate link disclosures. Affiliate link disclosures will impact you, whether your blog takes the form of an online personal diary, a lifestyle commentary, … Read more 3 critical affiliate link disclosures for Australian bloggers

Is it OK to use images from Google on my website?

is it ok to use images from google on my website

Are you writing a blog and wondering what the deal is with using photos from the internet? The internet is a visual smorgasbord – photos are dished up from everywhere – published on Google, Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram. So, the question is: Can you download a photo from Google (or other platforms) and use them … Read more Is it OK to use images from Google on my website?

Why be bothered with a compliant Privacy Policy?

Compliant Privacy Policy

In this video I explain why you need to be bothered with a compliant Privacy Policy even if you do not reside or conduct business in Europe under the GDPR laws.     The information I discuss in the video connects the dots between the Australian Privacy Act, the GDPR and your responsibility as a … Read more Why be bothered with a compliant Privacy Policy?

Comply with GDPR in your Privacy Policy

comply with GDPR

Your Privacy Policy MUST comply with GDPR, even if you work in Australia. I often hear from business owners: “I am selling in Australia only – I don’t’ need to have a Privacy Policy or worry about GDPR” – This is not true! Another common question is – “do I have to change my privacy … Read more Comply with GDPR in your Privacy Policy

Is your Privacy Policy GDPR Compliant?

Privacy Policy Compliant

Is your Privacy Policy Compliant with new GDPR laws? Why it’s important you have one?  Do you need a Privacy Policy? How old is your policy? Does it need updating to comply with the new laws? Watch this video for some answers to these questions and more!   Knowing and communicating how you deal with … Read more Is your Privacy Policy GDPR Compliant?