Don’t Let Your LLC Protection Disappear Into Thin Air

Making sure your corporate protection stands the test of time Believe it or not, James Bond is turning 60. But no matter how old he is, James (no matter who’s playing him) will always be the kind of man that men envy and women desire. Through 45 books and 23 films,...

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Striking Out By Not Upholding Your Fiduciary Duties

Trading shares is more complicated than trading baseball cards Summer is winding down, and this year’s baseball season is about to reach its annual climax with the 2013 World Series starting next month. You can’t think about baseball without thinking about baseball...

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Entrepreneurs Make the World a Spicier Place

Liking Fire In the Mouth Means You Have Fire In the Belly It has been a spicy week for me. I decided this year to roast Hatch chiles. After roasting, I blended them with some sautéed sweet onions, garlic, fresh cilantro and some cream (fat free so I could eat without...

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Brand Acquisition: How Twinkies Have Risen From the Grave

Where Were You the Day the Twinkie Died? Less than a year ago we were all hit with somber news. Something horrible had befallen one of our most treasured American icons. Of course, I’m talking about the death of our beloved Twinkies. As is always the case when tragedy...

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Attorney Client Privilege: I’m Your Lawyer – Not Your Judge

In Court the Little Details Can Make a BIG Difference Honestly, I’ve been waiting all year to write this post related to “National Grits for Breakfast Day” coming up on September 2nd. Why have I been so eager for “National Grits for Breakfast Day?” Because of the...

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Bound By Arbitration? Do You Know What It Means?

Deciding whether or not to put arbitration clauses in your contracts is more involved than deciding if you want grated parmesan on your pasta. Don’t you just love going out for Italian food? There’s nothing that makes your mouth water quite the same way as the aroma...

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Update on Patents and Chocolate Chip Cookies

SCOTUS Ruled In Time For National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day An update on patents, genes, and chocolate chip cookie recipes. Back in June for National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day (not to be confused with National Chocolate Chip Day which is August 4th) I told you about a...

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Corporate Law: Why Corporations Are Like Hot Dogs

I'd Like My Hot Dog With a Side of Bylaws Please July is National Hot Dog Month. When you think about it, it makes total sense. In May, when we’re thrilled to be outside using the grill, creating culinary masterpieces with fire, we had National BBQ month. We still...

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Some Things Don’t Mix – Like Food Courts and Diamonds

One man should have stayed away from Belgium and gotten his waffles at IHOP instead. If you didn’t get your fill of the 4th of July, you have another chance: July 21 is Independence Day for Belgium. It started back in 1831 when “a dashing but melancholy 40-year-old...

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