News and Articles About Legal
Read the first part of a series that breaks down what you really need to know about venture capital deals.
Investing with friends and family is usually a recipe for disaster. If you're going to go for it, here are some essential legal steps to keep your finances and friendships from falling apart.
When it comes to copyright, how savvy are you? Here are the biggest misconceptions business-owners have about using copyrighted material.
Handshakes, verbal agreements and even email documentation aren't enough to ensure you aren't in legal trouble should a business relationship go sour. Here's how to protect yourself.
It's easy to hire the wrong lawyer and not realize it until you've lost lots of money. Here are four signs to watch out for.
Too many entrepreneurs risk losing their business by not taking care of these six crucial legal aspects.
In the IP wars, you have to figure out if a potential violation is worth the penalties you might pay.
Legal ins-and-outs can make a young entrepreneur's mind spin. Here are some tips to make legal issues less painful.
Keep these four concepts in mind to avoid legal issues with your mobile marketing campaign.
Edith Ramirez, chairwoman of the Federal Trade Commission, intends to launch a comprehensive inquiry into patent-assertion entities.
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.
Read the best tips of the week from Entrepreneur.com, from why you should build a prototype early to why you need a team of "front stabbers."
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.
Partial ownership of your business is one way to reward employees. A new bill proposed in Senate this week encourages such employee stock ownership plans. Here are the pros and cons for your business.
What an accountant can do to help keep your startup running.
Once you have a list of attorneys to consider, be sure to watch what they say and do before you sign them on.
A new report shows that most new business owners spend months working on their business plan prior to starting up.
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.