Responding to Cease-and-Desist Letters

  Consider this: You had a great business idea, and after developing a business plan and a viable budget, you went to the Secretary of State’s Office and filed Articles of Incorporation to start a new company.  The Secretary of State accepted your Articles of Incorporation without any questions, so you purchased insurance for the […]

Busting the Top Ten Business Myths

This morning I gave a presentation to my BNI group called “Busting the Top Ten Business Myths.”  The presentation discussed common perceptions held by business owners and employees that I have encountered in my practice.  Some of these views are true, but we “busted” many of these views as myths. Do you know whether these […]

Does Your Company Own Its Workers’ Ideas?

A television drama series recently focused one of its episodes on the ownership of ideas created by an employee of a business. The series, “Fairly Legal,” airs on the USA Network and follows the life of a mediator as she tries to simultaneously resolve her professional mediation cases and navigate the challenges in her personal […]