This article follows up on a post I wrote for late last year discussing use of confidentiality and non-solicitation agreements to protect trade secrets and other proprietary information. In addition to contractual limitations, entrepreneurs and business owners can (and should) Read More
By the nature of the industry, advertising agencies face potential intellectual property issues in virtually every aspect of their business. Of course, these issues are not unique to agencies—businesses responsible for their own advertising campaigns face the same legal concerns as well. Business o Read More
Two weeks ago I discussed website Terms of Use, including their basic provisions, importance and implementation. This week we cover a related topic: website Privacy Policies. Just like Terms of Use, Privacy Policies can provide important protections for website operators; however, also just like Te Read More
If you want to use the best SEO strategy to push your website search engine rankings to the top, then this blog post along with the videos will be extremely helpful to you.

As you know, there are tons of different SEO strategies and everybody has an own approach to this. However, no matter how Read More
A step by step outline for how to deal with copyright infringement and using DMCA. Tools to use, example letters, and more. Read More
Why are small businesses in the U.S. against the proposed 1099 expansion? Well, how would you like it if you had to fill out a seperate form everytime you spent more than $600 during the year on any vendor? Business owners explained to Congress recently the excessive cost and time required to meet Read More
This article discusses fair selling practices in business. If you are not careful to abide by them, you can find yourself in a bit of legal trouble. Read More
My most recent article for 365daysofstartups provided an introduction to some of the basic principles of copyright law as they apply to business owners and creative professionals. This week's article discusses the benefits of obtaining copyright registration with the U.S. Copyright Office. Read More
Will more government regulation help or hurt economic recovery? It's not too hard to figure out the U.S. Chamber of Commerce view with this interactive Website depicting the complexity of the new financial regulations in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010. How wil Read More
A so-called "supertax" on big retailers in Scotland may violate EU law, if it provides "state aid" to small businesses. Charles Livingston, an associate at law firm Brodies, explains, "The EU does not allow governments to play favourites with participants in a competitive market. There is a ban on Read More

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