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Before You Use DIY Legal Sites, Consider These Risks
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Before You Use DIY Legal Sites, Consider These Risks

Before you add 'amateur attorney' to your job description, it's important to take a step back and consider if a DIY legal approach is really best for your business.
Autumn Gentry and Keith Dennen
A Breakdown of the Tax Implications of an S Corporation
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A Breakdown of the Tax Implications of an S Corporation

The deadline is quickly approaching for existing companies to claim S corporation tax treatment.
Nellie Akalp
Lawmakers Question Legality of NLRB's Joint Employer Decision
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Lawmakers Question Legality of NLRB's Joint Employer Decision

Congress joins the franchising industry in seeking explanations.
Kate Taylor
Yelp Sues Sites That Claim They Can Sell Business Owners 5-Star Reviews
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Yelp Sues Sites That Claim They Can Sell Business Owners 5-Star Reviews

The embattled crowdsourced review platform returns to court again but this time it is on the other side of the legal line.
Nina Zipkin
How to Protect Your Company's Valuable Social Media Contacts
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How to Protect Your Company's Valuable Social Media Contacts

It is easy for an employee to take business away from your company through social media. You need to protect yourself.
Susan Solovic
NoFlyZone Wants to Help Keep Drones From Flying Over Your Home
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NoFlyZone Wants to Help Keep Drones From Flying Over Your Home

With the president, the FAA and state legislatures weighing in on commercial drone use, NoFlyZone CEO Ben Marcus wants to open up the conversation and give individuals the power to put the unmanned vehicles on a path that doesn't include their private property.
Nina Zipkin
Franchisees Team Up to Urge Congress to Examine 'Joint Employer' Standard
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Franchisees Team Up to Urge Congress to Examine 'Joint Employer' Standard

Franchise industry leaders are lobbying to preserve the existing joint employer definition, in contrast to the National Labor Relations Board's recent decisions.
Kate Taylor
Bovine Blowup: Red Bull in Trademark Dispute With Beer Startup Old Ox Brewery
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Bovine Blowup: Red Bull in Trademark Dispute With Beer Startup Old Ox Brewery

'An ox is a castrated bull,' the energy drink giant wrote in a recent filing.
Geoff Weiss
Google Says 'Right to be Forgotten' Should be Limited to the European Union
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Google Says 'Right to be Forgotten' Should be Limited to the European Union

In a committee report, the tech giant is putting its foot down about where people can be 'forgotten' online.
Nina Zipkin
Before You Crowdfund an Invention, Consider Patent Protection
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Before You Crowdfund an Invention, Consider Patent Protection

It's great to get your idea out to millions of potential investors, but there are bad apples out there who may just want to rip you off.
Kendall Almerico
What Advisors Have Taught Me
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What Advisors Have Taught Me

Our online panel shares how great advisors have shaped their businesses.
Linda Lacina
Taiwanese Parents Now Legally Required to Restrict Their Tech-Addicted Teens
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Taiwanese Parents Now Legally Required to Restrict Their Tech-Addicted Teens

A new law states that residents aged 18 and under should not exceed a 'reasonable' amount of use and carries a $1,595 fine.
Geoff Weiss
McDonald's Caps Off a Truly Terrible Year With Falling Sales, Discrimination Lawsuit
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McDonald's Caps Off a Truly Terrible Year With Falling Sales, Discrimination Lawsuit

The burger chain needs a fresh start in the new year.
Kate Taylor
Embrace True Transparency, and You'll Experience More Success
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Embrace True Transparency, and You'll Experience More Success

Of course, you want to create a winning perception of your business, but there are instances where it's vital to be honest.
Adam Callinan