Safeselling.org offers a resource for business people launching ecommerce enterprises and for businesses venturing into online sales. First-time entrepreneurs and established small to medium-sized business expanding their horizons should find helpful information on this site about selling goods and services online.
This site is organized around commonly-asked questions that arise during the development, launch and operation of an online store or other ecommerce site. Scroll over and click on the navigation topics to find a more detailed selection of questions answered on each section of the site. You will also find links to ABA, government and other free informational sites with useful guidance for selling online.
Safeselling.org is a companion to Safe Shopping, an earlier project of the Cyberspace Law Committee of the American Bar Association’s Section of Business Law, which answers questions for consumers about shopping on the web. Hosted by the Business Law Section since 1999, and updated in 2005, the www.safeshopping.org site continues to serve consumers more than five years after its launch.
- Products and Services
- Obtaining and Protecting Domain Names
- Posting Third Party Content and Linking
- Terms and Conditions
- Selling Out of State and Internationally
- Warranties and Online Sales
- Legal Structure
- Payment Processing
- Delivery and Fulfillment
- Records Retention
- Marketing and Advertising
- Protecting Your Content and Brand
- Customer Authentication and Security
- Customer Information and Privacy
- Dispute Resolution
- About Us