Legal Issues

What You Need to Know About Seeking Patent Protection Overseas

To fully leverage rights and enhance revenue, it's vital to expand patent protections when conducting international business: Here's how.

3 Reasons Your Company Should Prioritize Data-Privacy Compliance and Safety Issues

Regulators are clamping down on data privacy and safety violations, so businesses need to pay an extra measure of attention to them.

When Does Marketing Hype Go Too Far?

An attorney and business owner explains how companies can stay on the right side of the too-aggressive marketing line and protect themselves from legal problems.

Arash Homampour

This Is Why It's Critical to Avoid Employee Misclassifications

Oversights stemming from gray areas can lead to major legal repercussions.

Farhana Rahman

I Made This Simple Mistake and Lost My Entire Business at Its Peak

A neighbor complained about a lively day of business at my brewery, and that was the beginning of the end.

Nicole Bernard

3 Ways to Protect Your Business Without Hiring a Lawyer

Addressing potential legal issues might seem daunting, but ignoring them could put you out of business.

Know Your Rights When It Comes to Commercial Real-Estate Rental, Reap the Rewards

Times are tough for many commercial landlords. Here's how to protect your business if your landlord files for bankruptcy.

Neil Peretz

The 3 Biggest Legal Issues Facing American Entrepreneurs in 2021

How legislation could affect three modern-and extremely successful-industries: content creation, cryptocurrency, social media.

Covering All the Bases: How to Set the Legal Framework for Your New Business

It's what ensures that your service or product is protected, that you're not operating illegally, and that you don't lose out if things change among your staff.

Bryan Janeczko

5 Strategies for Avoiding PPP Legal Blunders

The federal government has sought to relieve the burden placed upon the economy with the CARES Act, but business owners should keep careful records of how they use relief funds.

Arkady Bukh