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I Filed for Bankruptcy at Age 21 -- Here's What I Learned
Bankruptcy

I Filed for Bankruptcy at Age 21 -- Here's What I Learned

Follow these seven tips to survive bankruptcy.
Omar Spahi
Planning a 'March Madness' Promotion for Your Business? Beware the NCAA's Wrath.
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Planning a 'March Madness' Promotion for Your Business? Beware the NCAA's Wrath.

An intellectual property lawyer breaks down why you should think twice before using the annual tournament in your marketing or promotions.
Christina D. Frangiosa
Uber Says It Will No Longer Use Tech to Target Law Enforcement
Uber

Uber Says It Will No Longer Use Tech to Target Law Enforcement

It had a 'playbook' to thwart sting operations, according to The New York Times.
Nina Zipkin
Luxury 'Bong' Maker Faces Unique Trademark Infringement Dilemma
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Luxury 'Bong' Maker Faces Unique Trademark Infringement Dilemma

How do you argue those counterfeit water pipes are illegal under trademark law when the original is illegal under federal criminal law?
dispensaries.com
What You Need to Know About New Local and State Laws for 2017
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What You Need to Know About New Local and State Laws for 2017

There are some big changes particularly in the worlds of business and transportation.
Nina Zipkin
Customers Sue Chipotle Over '300-Calorie' Burrito That Was Too Good to Be True
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Customers Sue Chipotle Over '300-Calorie' Burrito That Was Too Good to Be True

Turns out burritos with pork sausage, cheese and rice aren't diet foods.
Entrepreneur Staff
4 Legal Documents You Need to Review Before 2017
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4 Legal Documents You Need to Review Before 2017

A simple review of your files now can avoid serious headaches next year.
Kendra Stephen
9 Business Ideas for People Looking to Cash in on the Marijuana Boom
Marijuana

9 Business Ideas for People Looking to Cash in on the Marijuana Boom

Want to get in on the green rush but don't want to grow or sell pot? Here's a list of promising ancillary cannabis businesses to start.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How to Avoid Potential Pitfalls With User-Generated Content
User-generated Content

How to Avoid Potential Pitfalls With User-Generated Content

You need to define legal responsibilities and develop a filter process to ensure you promote only high-quality submissions.
Ayodeji Onibalusi
Read Elizabeth Warren's Epic Smackdown of Wells Fargo CEO
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Read Elizabeth Warren's Epic Smackdown of Wells Fargo CEO

'Have you returned one nickel of the money you earned while this scam was going on?'
Entrepreneur Staff
Uber Takes Legal Action Over New Rules in London
Uber

Uber Takes Legal Action Over New Rules in London

In recent months, the regulator has provided more detail including that drivers should have English reading and writing skills.
Jack Ma: Lawsuits and Probes Help Alibaba To Be Better Understood
Alibaba

Jack Ma: Lawsuits and Probes Help Alibaba To Be Better Understood

Questions about Alibaba's growth rate and its relations with affiliated companies have dogged the firm for years.
Crowdfunding Survives a Crucial Legal Challenge Few Know About
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Crowdfunding Survives a Crucial Legal Challenge Few Know About

A DC Court rejects challenges from Massachusetts and Montana to the popular new law that allows regular people to invest in private companies.
Kendall Almerico