News and Articles About Litigation
Gustavo Martinez, CEO of J. Walter Thompson, denies charges of racism and misogyny brought in a lawsuit by a top staffer. The allegations, if proved, epitomize what is meant by 'hostile work environment.'
Here are the ins and outs of the legal battle involving fast-food burger giant In-N-Out and DoorDash, a food-delivery startup.
With litigation under the Americans with Disabilities Act on the rise, companies should be adding web accessibility to their list of top priorities for 2016.
Little-known regulations, such as the fact that Tuesday is Mardi Gras Day in Louisiana, can get telemarketers in big trouble.
As cloud computing becomes the norm for businesses of all sizes, the demands for security and reliability will increase.
The patent trolls are the only stakeholders who benefit from vague and unclear threats to sue for patent infringement.
Disciplining and Firing
Terminating an employee, even one who deserves it, is already traumatic. Don't make it worse by setting yourself up for a lawsuit.
Sadly, family businesses are not immune to the disputes that afflict every business. Putting agreements in writing can save the family, as well as the business.
For startups, patent trolls can be a major headache. Make sure you remain abreast of patent risk to avoid litigation with trolls.
Even a young company can run into legal problems. An attorney is trained to identify potential problems -- before they happen.
To enjoy legal protections for a product whether it's perfume or foot powder, do more than insert fancy terms on its packaging.
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