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Advertising and Marketing on the Internet:

I sell and custom engrave medical alert ID Jewelry and sell them online.I am working on creating a website.I want the website to look and feel like a doctor office. This means pictures of doctor tools, doctors Etc.. Etc.. and of course lots of pictures of my products.Reason for this is because My product is related to doctors, doctor offices, paramedics Etc.. and I would like to create that ‘Theme’ and make my website feel a doc office etc..Would this be misleading ?

Asked on June 11, 2009 under Business Law, Colorado


N. K., Member, Iowa and Illinois Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 13 years ago | Contributor

No, but make sure that you clearly state on your website that you are not a medical doctor, you don't practice medicine, and you do not provide any medical services.

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