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Things Could Be Much Worse. Like When Human Waste Falls From the Sky.
Travel

Things Could Be Much Worse. Like When Human Waste Falls From the Sky.

Indian airlines will now be fined if they drop human waste from planes. Yes, really.
Nina Zipkin
Why Tesla Is Opening Showrooms Where Cars Can't Be Purchased
Tesla

Why Tesla Is Opening Showrooms Where Cars Can't Be Purchased

The latest showroom is in Michigan, a state famously opposed to direct-to-consumer vehicle sales.
Nina Zipkin
How to Structure a Single Member LLC
LLC

How to Structure a Single Member LLC

Setting up a single-member LLC is easy and there are fewer formalities involved compared with a corporation.
Nellie Akalp
Use This to Avoid the Headache of a Legal Contract With an Advisory Board
Advisory Boards

Use This to Avoid the Headache of a Legal Contract With an Advisory Board

Mentors and advisors are known to back out of the deal entirely if a legal agreement is too confusing and intimidating.
Andrew Medal
How Will 'Brangelina' Divide Their Millions? And Who Gets the Winery?
Legal

How Will 'Brangelina' Divide Their Millions? And Who Gets the Winery?

Here are five lessons from the Jolie-Pitt divorce that could come in handy for entrepreneurs with marital woes of their own.
Jacqueline Newman
5 Tips for Structuring Your New Business Like a Pro
Starting a Business

5 Tips for Structuring Your New Business Like a Pro

Opt to establish your startup as a 'Fortified Cash Machine' by using these smart strategies for structuring your new business right from day one.
Bryan Ellis
The Hidden Danger of Online Business Coaches
Business Coaching

The Hidden Danger of Online Business Coaches

'By agreeing to those terms, you're actually agreeing to give away your content or contributions to the coach.'
Mary Simms
5 Ways to Protect Your Small Business Against a Legal Fallout
Legal

5 Ways to Protect Your Small Business Against a Legal Fallout

You need to learn enough about the law to know when you need a lawyer.
Ayodeji Onibalusi
Airbnb Sues San Francisco Over Registration Policy
Legal

Airbnb Sues San Francisco Over Registration Policy

Matt Dorsey, a spokesman for the San Francisco city attorney's office, said nothing in the ordinance punishes Airbnb for their hosts' content.
Disney Faces PR Crisis, Risk of Legal Action After Gator Attack
Disney

Disney Faces PR Crisis, Risk of Legal Action After Gator Attack

Several legal experts differed in their assessments of Disney's potential legal liability in the attack, but most agreed the company would have a strong impetus to quickly settle any case.
Would You Fly in This Single-Passenger Drone?
Drones

Would You Fly in This Single-Passenger Drone?

Chinese startup EHang is testing out a pilotless drone in Nevada.
Nina Zipkin
Whiskey War: This High-Flying Entrepreneur Is Now Facing the Fight of His Life
Investors

Whiskey War: This High-Flying Entrepreneur Is Now Facing the Fight of His Life

WhistlePig founder Raj Peter Bhakta may lose his whiskey farm to the very investors that helped it grow.
Catherine Clifford
Larry Page Spars With Oracle Attorney at Android Trial
Lawsuits

Larry Page Spars With Oracle Attorney at Android Trial

In a retrial at San Francisco federal court, Oracle Corp. has claimed Google's Android smartphone operating system violated its copyright on parts of Java, a development platform. Alphabet Inc.'s Google unit said it should be able to use Java without paying a fee under the fair-use provision of copyright law.
Supreme Court Dodges Major Decision on Obamacare Birth Control
U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court Dodges Major Decision on Obamacare Birth Control

The court's action avoided a possible 4-4 split that would have affirmed the lower-court rulings.