Protect Your Intellectual Property with Employment Agreements
Posted on Sep 09, 2015 by TURNER PADGET LITIGATION TEAM
In an era when confidential information can be secreted out the door on a thumb drive, business owners can’t depend on the goodwill of employees to keep their intellectual property safe. If you have any form of IP – and almost every business does – we recommend that you protect it with employee agreements.
While many businesses have unique intellectual property concerns, here are some of the topics we often see emerge. continue reading
Business Start-up Legal Checklist
Posted on Jun 24, 2015 by BY TURNER PADGET LITIGATION TEAM
Anyone who has started a business can tell you that they were surprised at how many legal and regulatory hoops they had to jump through just to open their doors. My husband and I experienced this first-hand when we opened a coffee shop and retail business in Greenville. We’re both lawyers, and we still found the process daunting.
When you start a business, be sure you have the right people in place to help you. A lawyer will be one of them, and here’s a checklist that will help new entrepreneurs stay out of trouble and increase the chances of getting their business off to a trouble-free start. continue reading