When Does Your Startup Need a Legal Department?

After years of working with different law firms on a variety of business matters, it was time to stop and ask myself: Just how...

6 Essential Steps to a Successful Workplace Investigation

At some point, complaints or internal problems will arise in the workplace. Many HR, compliance and business professionals don’t receive targeted training on how...

Don’t Neglect These Trademark Basics to Protect Your Product

When it comes to intellectual property, protection is more than just in a name. Trademarks are anything that can indicate to consumers that a...

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A small business owner faces plenty of challenges each day, and some of those challenges could land the owner in a court of law....

EEOC Reports Updated Sexual Harassment Prevention Strategies for the Workplace

In June of this year, the EEOC published a report which concluded that sexual harassment prevention efforts in the workplace are failing and need...

How to Protect Your Business from Employee Theft

As a business owner, I have to say that statistics on employee theft are frightening. According to Statistic Brain, $50 billion are stolen from U.S....

7 Simple Steps You Can Use to Stop Workers’ Comp Fraud

All businesses have a fair share of formal and informal procedures and processes to ensure efficiency in dealing with customers and effectiveness of operating...

5 Ways to Reduce Your Company’s Legal Fees

Whether you just need help drawing up policies to help reduce liability, setting up plans for how to handle any potential litigation, or determining...

How to Avoid Breaking Employee Break Laws

All work and no play makes for… a zombie workforce. It’s pretty much common sense that everyone needs breaks. But what are employee break laws...

Top 3 Legal Mistakes of Beginning Entrepreneurs

You're an entrepreneur about to launch your new idea and form your own company. You've done your homework and you're ready to go into...

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