Entries by Eric Spengler

One small mistake with prepaid services can cost businesses millions

In the new “on demand” economy, subscription-based revenue models, or subscription plans, have grown in popularity. Think of Netflix, Dollar Shave Club, Blue Apron, and what feels like hundreds of monthly “boxes” delivering everything from clothing, to vinyl records, to wine. But not all subscription plans are created equally under the law. Businesses also are […]

What You Should Know About This Recent Supreme Court of NC Decision

The Supreme Court of North Carolina handed down a decision that has important implications for employment litigation. The case (Morris v. Scenera Research, LLC, No. 429PA13) was a double threat in that it answered two novel legal questions under both North Carolina’s Wage and Hour Act (NCWHA) and the Retaliatory Employment Discrimination Act (REDA). What […]

Here’s What You Missed at April’s Pitch Breakfast

Not only are we proud sponsors of Pitch Breakfast, but we also have a series on Charlotte Agenda. Below are the highlights from this month’s pitchers (Read the full post here, on Charlotte Agenda) Interloop | Interloop is a digital sales coach for companies with complex sales models. services to companies with complex sales models. […]

Employers: What You Need to Know the NC Wage and Hour Act

The North Carolina Wage and Hour Act (NCWHA) establishes regulations on employment in the state, including minimum wage, employee age requirements and numerous other provisions. It is important that both employers and employees know their rights and responsibilities under the NCWHA. Here are some fast facts you need to be familiar with as an employer […]

January Pitch Breakfast

The first Pitch Breakfast of 2016 kicked of last Wednesday, January 29th. Just like every other second Wednesday of the month, you can find us at Pitch Breakfast tentatively listening, writing down notes, and taking a fervent amount of iPhone photos for our Charlotte Agenda Series. After the coffee was sipped, muffins were consumed, and […]