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Social Media Promotions and the Law

Considering using social media contests or giveaways to grow your business or that of your client? Are you aware that social media promotions must comply with state and federal laws? And that you may have problems with your giveaway? Why Legalities? One of the best ways to grow your business is to give stuff [...]

By |2020-09-05T08:31:28-07:00May 20th, 2020|Business Law, Giveaways|0 Comments

How Free Speech and Social Media Fit Together

"I have the right to free speech!" You’ve heard it or have seen it posted… Someone saying they can say whatever they want, post whatever they want and no-one can do anything to them. As if the First Amendment is their sword and shield. And you can’t do anything about it. Freedom of speech. [...]

By |2020-09-05T09:38:20-07:00October 18th, 2016|Blogging, Business Law, Social Media|8 Comments

The Difference Between Copyright and Trademark And Why You Need to Know

It's not uncommon to find a news article that misuses copyright and trademark, as if they are interchangeable. Sometimes, even lawyers misunderstand their differences. But you don't have to make their same mistakes. I'm here to help explain the difference between copyright and trademark and why knowing the differences is important for you as [...]

By |2020-05-14T13:10:24-07:00June 9th, 2014|Business Law, Copyright, Trademark|12 Comments

Contract Law Basics Part 2

Now that you know contract law basics, I'd like to move on to the main issues of contract negotiation. Most contracts, regardless of who they're from, will have been crafted by a team of lawyers and heavily stacked in favor of the other party. It's just how it works. Most lawyers aren't in the business [...]

By |2020-05-14T13:31:21-07:00April 19th, 2011|Blogging, Business Law|0 Comments