Entrepreneur: Latest from Jane Easter Bahls http://www.entrepreneur.com The latest small business tips and advice from Entrepreneur.com. en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Sat, 01 Sep 2007 00:00:00 GMT Fair Pay Think interns mean free labor? Think again. Sat, 01 Sep 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/183054 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/183054 Think interns mean free labor? Think again. What Counts as Copyright Infringement? Building a website? Don't get caught in a copyright mess. Wed, 01 Aug 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/181696 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/181696 Building a website? Don't get caught in a copyright mess. Use Caution Prevent liability hassles by eliminating hazards. Sun, 01 Jul 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/180522 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/180522 Prevent liability hassles by eliminating hazards. Babble On? Is your English-only policy open for misinterpretation? Fri, 01 Jun 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/178524 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/178524 Is your English-only policy open for misinterpretation? Danger Ahead Entrepreneurs, don't let employees call and drive. Tue, 01 May 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/177226 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/177226 Entrepreneurs, don't let employees call and drive. Achtung, Maybe Does your product need a warning label? Sun, 01 Apr 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/175858 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/175858 Does your product need a warning label? E-Evidence New rules govern your company's electronic files. Thu, 01 Mar 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/174754 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/174754 New rules govern your company's electronic files. Could You Be Sued for Libel? Know what you can and can't say on your company's blog. Thu, 01 Feb 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/173406 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/173406 Know what you can and can't say on your company's blog. Outside Job Prepaid legal plans are a big help to smaller firms. Mon, 01 Jan 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/172002 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/172002 Prepaid legal plans are a big help to smaller firms. Creating a No-Spouse Rule Can you keep spouses from working together? Fri, 01 Dec 2006 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/170628 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/170628 Can you keep spouses from working together? Absent with Leave When an employee needs to take a few months off Wed, 01 Nov 2006 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/169138 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/169138 When an employee needs to take a few months off Zero Tolerance Even nonemployees must be held accountable to the law. Sun, 01 Oct 2006 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/167812 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/167812 Even nonemployees must be held accountable to the law. Toppling Trolls Patent trolls take a hit in a Supreme Court ruling. Fri, 01 Sep 2006 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/165950 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/165950 Patent trolls take a hit in a Supreme Court ruling. That's <i>My</i> Lawyer Is it OK to share a lawyer with a close competitor? Tue, 01 Aug 2006 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/160054 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/160054 Is it OK to share a lawyer with a close competitor? The Outsiders How far does your workers' compensation stretch? Sat, 01 Jul 2006 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/160060 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/160060 How far does your workers' compensation stretch? Hitting Hard Piracy laws just got tougher. Thu, 01 Jun 2006 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/160058 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/160058 Piracy laws just got tougher. How Good Is Your Employee Handbook Does your employee handbook give you enough authority? Mon, 01 May 2006 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/160056 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/160056 Does your employee handbook give you enough authority? Do Non-Compete Agreements Work? Protect yourself against competition from ex-workers. Sat, 01 Apr 2006 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/84106 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/84106 Protect yourself against competition from ex-workers. Behind the Mask When the corporation doesn't protect its owner Wed, 01 Mar 2006 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/83688 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/83688 When the corporation doesn't protect its owner Should You Monitor Employee E-mail? How closely can you monitor employee e-mail? Mon, 27 Feb 2006 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/83768 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/83768 How closely can you monitor employee e-mail? Protecting Your Company's Secrets Keep the lid on your confidential information. Wed, 01 Feb 2006 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/83054 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/83054 Keep the lid on your confidential information. Monitoring Your Employees' E-Mail How closely can you monitor employee e-mail? Sun, 01 Jan 2006 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/81798 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/81798 How closely can you monitor employee e-mail? What Did I Say? Be a responsible reference. Thu, 01 Dec 2005 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/81054 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/81054 Be a responsible reference. Shred Away? Why you need a document retention plan Tue, 01 Nov 2005 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/80652 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/80652 Why you need a document retention plan Solving Problems With Your Neighbors Fix a rift with a neighboring business without your lawyer. Sat, 01 Oct 2005 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/79944 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/79944 Fix a rift with a neighboring business without your lawyer. What Should Your Personnel Files Contain? Don't get burned by overly personal personnel files. Thu, 01 Sep 2005 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/79388 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/79388 Don't get burned by overly personal personnel files. Action Sacked A new law aims to protect you from class-action suits. Mon, 01 Aug 2005 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/78828 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/78828 A new law aims to protect you from class-action suits. Are You Liable for Your Employees' Bad Actions? Is a misogynistic manager liable for harassment? Mon, 01 Aug 2005 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/78946 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/78946 Is a misogynistic manager liable for harassment? E-Mediate Needs Caught in an e-commerce clash? Use an e-mediator. Fri, 01 Jul 2005 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/78340 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/78340 Caught in an e-commerce clash? Use an e-mediator. If It Ain't Broke . . . Don't even try to fix prices with competitors. Wed, 01 Jun 2005 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/77888 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/77888 Don't even try to fix prices with competitors.