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Employment law notes for your emerging business

Employment law notes for your emerging business

When hiring staff, it is a good idea to establish the terms and conditions of their employment. That begins with the job offer – in the form of an offer letter. (For executives, a more formal employment contract is often a good idea, and we will cover that topic in a...

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Legal considerations when hiring staff, part 2

Legal considerations when hiring staff, part 2

Continuing on last week’s theme about potential legal pitfalls when hiring employees, it is wise to be aware of your business’ responsibilities when it comes to contract employees. For many emerging businesses, it makes a lot of sense to hire contractors who will work...

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Legal considerations when hiring staff

Legal considerations when hiring staff

Congratulations, your emerging business is expanding and you’re ready to hire your first employees or add new ones to the team. Hiring staff is an exciting milestone. It means your business is growing and you are earning revenue. It can also be daunting, because...

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Minimize liability with employee policies

Minimize liability with employee policies

While you are in start-up mode, many business decisions seem to be made on the fly as issues pop up, but it is wise to establish some formal business policies and procedures early – especially if you have employees. Written policies may seem stuffy and not in keeping...

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Substance Over Form: Why a Privacy Policy Needs to be Customized

Substance Over Form: Why a Privacy Policy Needs to be Customized

If you scroll to the bottom of most websites, you will probably see the link to a privacy policy. What exactly is a privacy policy, and do you need one for your business? If you have a privacy policy, is it up to date with your business’ data practices and compliant...

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Protect Your Assets

Protect Your Assets

Kenny and Steve discuss how creating, quantifying and protecting a strong brand can increase the value of a company. They also explore how potential business acquirers value intellectual property in GrowthAmplifiers podcast.

Amazon: The IP Accelerator is Dead?

Amazon: The IP Accelerator is Dead?

As attorneys specializing in brand protection, we obviously see serious advantage in trademark protection.  Trademarks are source indicators (e.g. Oreos for cookies, Nordstrom for retail store services).  Trademark registration provides a presumption of exclusive...

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Protect Your Assets

Protect Your Assets

Kenny and Steve discuss how creating, quantifying and protecting a strong brand can increase the value of a company. They also explore how potential business acquirers value intellectual property in GrowthAmplifiers podcast.

Amazon: The IP Accelerator is Dead?

Amazon: The IP Accelerator is Dead?

As attorneys specializing in brand protection, we obviously see serious advantage in trademark protection.  Trademarks are source indicators (e.g. Oreos for cookies, Nordstrom for retail store services).  Trademark registration provides a presumption of exclusive...