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08 / 29 / 2017

Terminating a Franchise Agreement: How to Get out of a Franchise Business

A franchise can be a quick way to go into business. If you are the franchisee, meaning the one who is licensing a franchise and operating it, you have the advantage of instant brand recognition and an established market. As a franchisor, the owner of...

08 / 22 / 2017

How to Mitigate Co-Employment Risks When Using a Staffing Agency

When an employee has two employers who each have actual or potential legal rights and duties to him or her, that relationship is called co-employment. Co-employment is part and parcel of contracting workers through a staffing firm or agency because...

08 / 15 / 2017

Licensing Agreements: How to License Your Intellectual Property

Have you ever thought of licensing one or more pieces of your intellectual property? It’s always nice to have a source of revenue and maybe a few companies have hinted they would pay to use your IP in their products or services.

08 / 08 / 2017

Employee Monitoring: Do You Have a Right to Monitor Your Employees' Electronic Messages?

Data and security breaches have become a fact of business life. Corporate espionage has been in play since the first proprietary design was created.

08 / 01 / 2017

Boss Retaliating against Me: How to Prove Employee Retaliation

Retaliation is an action an employer takes against an employee to punish him or her for engaging in a legally protected activity. Retaliation is also illegal. It is the most common charge filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).
07 / 27 / 2017

Can You Really Say That in Your Business? Trademark Disparagement Clause Found Unconstitutional

 

Do what you want and say what you will. Trademark decorum has left the USA.

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