News and Articles About Legal Issues
How a new crop of entrepreneurs aim to help love's losers cope with canceled weddings, called-off engagements and divorces.
Starting a new marriage is exciting, but bringing up the subject of protecting your business can be awkward. Here are five tips to start the conversation.
Here's a look at three common scenarios an entrepreneur may face and possible solutions for divorce-proofing your company.
Medical marijuana is legal in 18 U.S. states and Washington, D.C. But entering the business can be tricky, since it's still a federal crime to grow, sell or possess marijuana.
When it comes to legal hurdles, an attorney can be your biggest asset or your biggest expense. Here's how to trim your legal costs.
You are ready to introduce your invention to the world, but first you should consider whether your new product requires a patent to help make it commercially viable.
Consider these essential details when deciding between disability insurance policies.
New changes to the law are scheduled to go into effect July 1st. Is your business ready?
You don't have to fork over thousands of dollars in legal fees to safeguard your business idea with a patent. Here are some affordable easy steps to help ensure you're protecting your ideas from theft.
What every online business should know about protecting customer information.
The Marketplace Fairness Act, expected to pass in the Senate on May 6, requires online retailers to charge shoppers their state's sales tax. Is the law a poor political move?
Tim Sparapani of Application Developers Alliance provides insight into the world of patent trolls.
Serial entrepreneur Mike Jones shares his insight on protecting your startup.
A look at the recent Florida health club lawsuit between 'YOU FIT' and competitor 'FIT U,' and what your business can learn from it about trademark infringement.
Four need-to-know tips for businesses that play music.
Once you have a list of attorneys to consider, be sure to watch what they say and do before you sign them on.
Combating patent-law abuse was among the subjects the President talked about in a Google Hangout following up his State of the Union address.
A quick guide to finding a legal professional that is the right fit for your business.
When starting your business, it's worth taking the time to think through which legal structure will be best for you and your business. Here is some guidance on the basics.
Three things you need to know about 'right of publicity' when selecting photos for your website or advertising.
A Washington, D.C., contractor sues a dissatisfied customer for $750,000 over a negative Yelp review.
Attorney Nina Kaufman explains why mixing your money can lead to legal issues.
Five tips to conduct a successful promotion.
Attorney Nina Kaufman on why a written agreement can be a critical asset for keeping partners accountable.