Legal Disclaimers Every Bloggers Must Know

About the Session:

Michelle Murphy, a small-business attorney, discusses the importance of legal disclaimers for bloggers, covering various types of disclaimers, their placement, and key elements to include.
Main takeaways:
– Bloggers need to include legal disclaimers on their websites to limit liability and inform users of potential risks.
– Important types of disclaimers include representations and warranties, omissions and errors, no professional-client relationship, earnings, testimonials, affiliates, sponsored posts, and copyright notice.
– Disclaimers should be properly placed on a website to capture attention and be easily noticeable.
– Language and content in disclaimers should be purposeful, specific, and clearly differentiate sponsored or affiliate content.
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