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E-Discovery Pitfalls: Cell Phone Retention Settings Can Lead to Sanctions for Spoliation of Evidence

Imagine this scenario: You are an employee who uses your personal cell phone for company purposes to send and receive business-related text…

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Founders, Finders and Financings: Beware the Unregistered Broker-Dealer

Raising money is hard. Many founders think that it’ll be easy, and that a dozen investors will be lining up outside the…

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Know Your Worth: Startup Valuations (Part 1)

  The most basic question any founder[1] must answer when raising money is: how much is my company worth? Here we…

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What is A Dual-Class Stock Structure and Do I Want It?

  What is a Dual-Class Stock Structure? A dual-class stock structure basically means that a company has given disproportionate voting rights to…

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Delaware Franchise Tax: Don’t Panic!

What is Franchise Tax? A franchise tax is a government tax charged by states to businesses organized in that state. A state…

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Qualified Small Business Stock

We regularly receive questions from clients about qualified small business (“QSB”) stock.  Some of our startup or early-stage clients encounter QSB stock…

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The Dark Side of Instant Messaging for Business

Instant messaging applications are increasingly present in today’s corporate world and a popular form of communications both internally, between company employees, and externally…

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Top Ten Employment Laws All Employers Should Know

Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Title VII of the Civil Rights Act (“Title VII”) applies to employers with…

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Big, Juicy, Egregious HIPAA Enforcement Cases #BJE—Notes from the OCR/NIST Annual Conference

The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) put on their 11th annual HIPAA conference…

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Two Discussions All Startup Founders Should Have

By: Christopher Poe When co-founders ask me to form their startup, I tell the founders they need to have two discussions…

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