Comedians like Louis CK are using gag orders to protect jokes; can startups do the same to protect business ideas?

Stand-up comedians and startups are fighting the same problem:…

Should my Startup Accept an Offer to Join an Accelerator?

A common story: your early-stage startup has some early momentum…

Amazon accused of violating children's privacy: Businesses and the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act

Amazon's Echo Dot Kids is illegally violating children's privacy,…

Pay to Play: Legally Playing Music, Radio, and TV at your Business

I often get some variation of the following question from clients:…

How the CCPA, CalOPPA, and GDPR impact North Carolina businesses: California and EU information privacy laws

Whether you call it information privacy, data security, or more…

"Gray area" IP: Trademarks for marijuana, hemp, CBD, and cannabis

States have rolled back laws restricting marijuana use, with…

Commercial Leases: Key Terms and Important Points to Remember

Commercial leases are often long, complex documents that are…
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Fraud and the Fyre Festival Part 1: A legal analysis of the world's worst music festival

“Never attribute to malice that which can be adequately explained…

Cybersecurity and Privacy Primer for Businesses and Startups

Cybersecurity may sound like an IT issue but businesses are finding…