SEC continues work on crowdfunding rules

Aug 19, 2014 By: Alan Gutterman

The SEC has been spending a significant amount of time developing the rules that would apply to offerings under the “crowdfunding” exemption of the Securities Act

Expert Q&A on Bitcoin Compensation

Aug 6, 2014 By: David Prather

An expert Q&A with David Prather of Ford & Harrison, LLP and Practical Law Labor and Employment on Bitcoin compensation.

Confidentiality and Inventions Assignment Agreements with Consultants

Jun 3, 2014 By: Alan Gutterman

The confidential information and assignment of inventions agreement provides more flexibility to access consultant’s specialized skills without creating an employment relationship

Environmental Enforcement for Corporate Counsel

May 13, 2014 By: Elizabeth K. Brown

For corporate counsel, staying compliant with environmental and energy laws is all about staying up-to-date.

Make sure your clients are up to date regarding their family, medical and military leave policies

May 6, 2014 By: Alan Gutterman

Federal laws and regulations relating to family and medical leaves, have becoming particularly important for employers in recent years.

2014 Proxy Season Issues: Compensation Disclosures and Shareholders’ Proposals

May 1, 2014 By: Alan Gutterman

Reporting companies are advised to carefully consider several issues as they prepare for and complete their 2014 proxy seasons

Guidelines for successful globalization by high-tech start-ups

Apr 29, 2014 By: Alan Gutterman

Although emerging companies must confront significant risks during the early stages, expanding into foreign markets can increase their chances of success.

Get your client’s business launched correctly with carefully prepared directors’ organizational actions

Apr 24, 2014 By: Alan Gutterman

Preparation of the resolutions for the initial organizational actions by the first directors of a new corporation is an opportunity to get them on the correct path toward effective corporate governance.

Counseling clients on requiring confidentiality of internal investigations

Apr 22, 2014 By: Alan Gutterman

Because of recent NLRB decisions, it’s important to discuss the issue of the confidentiality of internal investigations with your employer clients.

Big Big Data News: Free Getty Images

Mar 7, 2014 By: Lisa M. Brownlee

Release of the Getty Image database is a big Big Data step in global recognition that our personal and behaviorial data, and that of those with whom we interact online , can be more valuable than the original data asset itself.