November 5, 2019

Business owners have a lot to worry about.  On the top of your list is probably – maintaining cash flow, making sales, attracting and retaining customers, and handling employees.

Yet, studies show that 43% of small businesses are threatened with, or engaged in, a lawsui...

October 25, 2018

Due to the increasing popularity of social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and SnapChat, lots of questions have arisen about the extent to which employers can monitor and regulate the social media use of their employees. Social media can be a great w...

July 30, 2018

What is a trademark?

A trademark is a word, phrase, symbol, or design, or a combination thereof, that identifies and distinguishes the source of the goods of one party from those of others.  A trademark typically protects brand names and logos used on goods and services...

A common question I am asked it "what is the difference between a trademark and a copyright?" While both offer intellectual property protection, they protect different types of assets:

            *  COPYRIGHT protects original works of authorship including "literary, d...

Non-disclosure Agreements (NDAs), also known as confidentiality agreements, are critical for many startup companies. A non-disclosure agreement is a legally binding contract between parties who agree to keep certain information confidential. “Confidential information”...

April 17, 2018

Do you have a valid contract?

Written contracts provide legal documentation detailing the expectations of both parties and how negative situations can be solved. To have a valid contract, there has to be an offer, an acceptance of the offer and consideration.  An offer...

April 3, 2018

You might have noticed a lot of websites updating their privacy policies lately.  Companies are updating their terms to ensure compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).  The GDPR is a regulation passed by the European Union but since the internet i...

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