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The Internet makes it extremely easy to copy and reuse. This guide explains the laws associated with reuse and how to legally obtain materials for your professional use. ...

This analysis provides guidelines for determining whether the government will view a travel-agency worker as an independent contractor or as an employee. It will also familiarize agents with some of t ...

This report explains the law on Web site privacy policies, offers privacy policy implementation tips and contains a sample privacy policy that Premium Members can use to craft their own privacy policy ...

A premium member report on how travel agents fall under the Federal Wage and Hour Laws, the report includes an overview of the federal minimum wage and overtime rules under the FLSA (Fair Labor Standa ...

The two sources that control most federal government contracting with travel agencies are the General Services Administration (GSA) and the Military Traffic Management Command (MTMC). ...

Failure by agents to (i) follow the 3-step process outlined below, and (ii) respond to carriers' requests for supporting documentation within the timeframe referenced above, will result in agents bein ...

The focus here is to set out some of the key business and legal rights that travel agents have and which they should vigorously assert. These rights may be exercised individually and not in consultati ...

If a travel agency decides to stop selling a particular supplier, the agency, when acting unilaterally without agreement with competitors, may make a public announcement of its current booking practic ...

The threshold question that must be resolved is in what functional category do travel agents belong for purposed of legal analysis. Here, the courts have differed. Several courts have concluded that a ...

A sample commission agreement between travel suppliers and travel agencies ...

The antitrust laws are examples of very fundamental policies of American society. To understand how they work, it is helpful to focus on the purposes of these laws. ...

Lawyers are regulated by the courts of the state in which they practice. They are subject to a strict code of professional conduct and can be severely disciplined for violating it, including loss of t ...

During its 56 year history, the Civil Aeronautics Board issued many orders affecting travel agents. Most of those decisions are of historical interest only, since their effect had been fully achieved ...

The 2000 ASTA Office Automation Survey found that 89.3% of ASTA members had Internet access in their offices, and nearly as many used e-mail. Given that Internet access and e-mail are becoming more in ...

Coverage of the Americans with Disabilities Act was enacted on July 26, 1990 ...

Does my company have an Established Business Relationship (EBR) with the recipient, meaning a prior or existing relationship, formed by a voluntary two-way communication between the sender and the rec ...

The Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991 contained rules that impact agents' ability to send facsimiles (fax messages) to their customers. The rules also impacted the way in which suppliers solic ...

This paper explains how to apply the new e-mail spam legislation to the retail travel industry. There are aspects of the law that are not particularly relevant to the retail travel industry or that ar ...

Travel agents owe a duty of care to the traveling public they serve, including a duty to confirm reservations and to provide all relevant and necessary information. ...

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ASTA - American Society of Travel Agents
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