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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
What Entrepreneurs Should Know About the Laws Protecting Children Online
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What Entrepreneurs Should Know About the Laws Protecting Children Online

As the FTC cracks down on non-compliant businesses, understanding the importance of children's online privacy and protection is even more important for small businesses.
Peter Gasca
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17 Great HR Resources for Entrepreneurs

All of these tools can help you effectively manage your HR needs, giving you the time needed to focus on what you do best.
Sujan Patel
Non-Disclosures Can Protect Your Idea, or Destroy It
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Non-Disclosures Can Protect Your Idea, or Destroy It

Here are six considerations of when to sign an agreement with investors or other interested parties.
Martin Zwilling
Bethenny Frankel Developing 'Skinnygirl Marijuana,' a Munchie-Free Weed Strain
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Bethenny Frankel Developing 'Skinnygirl Marijuana,' a Munchie-Free Weed Strain

Amid growing legalization, the reality television star-turned-entrepreneur wants in on the white-hot marijuana industry.
Geoff Weiss
Before You Form an S Corp, Consider These Points
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Before You Form an S Corp, Consider These Points

Our legal expert breaks down the pros and cons of forming an S Corporation.
Lori Hoberman
FAA, CNN Strike Deal to Test Drones for News Reporting
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FAA, CNN Strike Deal to Test Drones for News Reporting

While the FAA is still working out the kinks for allowing the commercial use of drones, the agency has given CNN the green light to test these aerial vehicles.
Nina Zipkin
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To Fight Hackers, Obama Wants Companies to Share Threats

The U.S. president is expected to announce a renewed push for cybersecurity legislation after recent headline-grabbing hacks against companies like Sony Pictures and Home Depot.
Judge Rules Against Joint Employer Responsibility in Minimum Wage Case
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Judge Rules Against Joint Employer Responsibility in Minimum Wage Case

A California judge ruled that only Massage Envy franchisees – not the corporate franchisor – are responsible for wage violations, in contrast to recent National Labor Relations Board decisions.
Kate Taylor
Need a Drink? This Startup Will Deliver Booze On Demand.
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Need a Drink? This Startup Will Deliver Booze On Demand.

Saucey provides technology that connects liquor stores to thirsty consumers.
Adam Callinan