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Is Someone Infringing on Your Brand?

Business, Management

Step Up to Protect Your Intellectual Property A downturn in the economy has resulted in a significant rise in the development of new technologies and new business models. Many of these new technologies and business models are born of creative…

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Taking Some of the Risk Out of Risk-Taking

Business, Management

Keeping the Dream from Becoming a Nightmare Entrepreneurs are, by nature, risk-takers.  While others are content to work a 9-to-5 job, accept monthly paychecks and follow the mandates of their employers, entrepreneurs are willing to risk financial ruin, the embarrassment…

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Non-Compete Agreements

Business, Management

Are They Really Enforceable? Amidst the continued difficulties of the economic environment, employment law attorneys throughout the country are receiving numerous inquires from both employees and employers pertaining to “non-compete agreements.”  While the underlying issue is always the same —…

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An Ounce of Prevention

Business, Development

My job is helping people resolve disputes.  Sometimes I work as an advocate for one side, sometimes as a neutral mediator helping people find their own solutions and sometimes as an arbitrator making decisions for them. My observation is that…