Starting a new business can be an exciting experience. It can also be a little scary because there are always risks involved. Careful planning is essential for any potential new business venture. By doing your “homework,” and being prepared, you can avoid unforeseen situations and get your business off to a smooth start. First and […]
What’s the Difference Between a Trademark and a Copyright?
Trademarks and copyrights both serve to protect the legal rights of business entities and/or individuals. They are not, however, interchangeable. That being the case, it is extremely important to know the difference between the two. A trademark is a legal way to protect the unauthorized use of a unique and recognizable design or expression of […]
Is a Non-Disclosure or Non-Solicitation Agreement Right For Your Business?
Restrictive covenants are agreements often made between employers and employees/contractors, as a condition of employment. They are not uncommon and are designed to safeguard the business owner from scenarios which have the ability to compromise their interests. Two such agreements are the non-disclosure agreement and the non-solicitation agreement. A non-disclosure agreement is, essentially, an agreement […]
Although some business owners are skeptical of Search Engine Optimization, (SEO) services, they can be a tremendous asset to a small business. That being said, the reason that for the skepticism is that they are commonly not well understood. In reality, SEOs can boost a business’ web visibility and generate business by using strategies involving […]