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Lawyers in King & Spalding’s E-Commerce & Internet Practice provide a full range of high quality legal services to hi-tech companies and other companies engaged in doing business electronically.  The group focuses on addressing the domestic and international legal and business issues that continue to arise as ongoing and rapid changes take place in the areas of the Internet, E-commerce and technology.  Using an integrated team approach, the E-Commerce & Internet Practice Group draws its membership from hi-tech lawyers within each of the firm’s traditional practice areas.  All E-Commerce & Internet Group members possess and continue to gain experience in hi-tech matters in their respective fields.

The complexities of doing business electronically raise a host of legal questions that are further complicated by the continued globalization of world economies.  While the Internet has developed into an efficient and ever-expanding means of doing business, companies must proceed with caution.  The global nature of the Internet and the continued deregulation of the telecommunications sector have created a complicated and rapidly changing legal environment that affects the markets our clients are entering.  For this reason, King & Spalding is proactive in its approach and works with clients to adopt the necessary business practices to ensure that potential problems are detected and cured early.

King & Spalding offers a full range of legal advice on E-commerce and Internet issues, including:

  • Establishing a presence on the Internet
  • Electronic money
  • Domain name disputes
  • Data protection
  • Confidentiality and security issues
  • Intellectual property
  • Advertising and marketing
  • Litigation
  • Contracting over the Internet
  • Taxation
  • Encryption and electronic signatures
  • EDI outsourcing and dataset conversionservices

To face the myriad of regulatory and legal compliance issues, companies and individuals need experienced legal counsel.  King & Spalding is a full-service law firm with the ability to call upon the collective experience of more than 900 attorneys.  Our proven track record of excellence in E-commerce means that our clients are strategically positioned to grow in their markets while preserving shareholder value.

William G Roche (Bill) 
T: +1 404 572 4936 ATLANTA