When Legal Contracts Hurt Instead of Help

When Legal Contracts Hurt Instead of Help Avatar Posted by d2kd3k under Legal
From http://trustedadvisor.com 3621 days ago
Made Hot by: on June 25, 2008 6:01 pm
Overly complex legal contracts are increasingly ubiquitous, annoying—and ineffective. They increase costs, decrease productivity, and annoy the hell out of your customers and contractors. But savvy business people can choose the alternate route this article lays out. Read More

Justices Favor Workers in Cases of Bias Retaliation

Justices Favor Workers in Cases of Bias Retaliation Avatar Posted by macromax under Legal
From http://www.nytimes.com 3647 days ago
Made Hot by: on May 30, 2008 12:57 pm
The Supreme Court on Tuesday adopted a broad reading of two federal civil rights laws to protect employees from retaliation when they complain about discrimination in the workplace. Retaliation complaints are a growing subset of workplace discrimination cases, because it is often easier for employees to demonstrate that they were retaliated aga Read More

The Real-Life Perils of the Indiscreet Email

The Real-Life Perils of the Indiscreet Email Avatar Posted by dlanders under Legal
From http://www.productivitytoday.com 3696 days ago
Made Hot by: on April 10, 2008 9:58 pm
Is there anything in your email that you would not want exposed? Our recently resigned D.A., Chuck Rosenthal, was ousted, or outed, when his past years of emails were subpoenaed by defense attorneys in preparation for a trial. Somehow the judge who granted the subpoena allowed press access to not just the messages relating to that case, bu Read More

10 Ways to Fight Back Content Thieves

10 Ways to Fight Back Content Thieves Avatar Posted by Aaronontheweb under Legal
From http://seo2.0.onreact.com 3702 days ago
Made Hot by: on April 4, 2008 1:24 pm
10 ways you can fight back against content thieves. Read More

Will You Be Sued Over Your Ad Copy Usage?

Will You Be Sued Over Your Ad Copy Usage? Avatar Posted by JohnH under Legal
From http://searchengineland.com 3703 days ago
Made Hot by: on April 2, 2008 10:32 pm
From article: Storus Corp just successfully sued another advertiser for use of a trademarked term in the ad copy. This is the first time that I have seen a company sue another advertiser directly without relying on Google as the intermediary for filing trademark exceptions. As PPC advertisers, this affects us dramatically. There are ads run Read More
From the Page: "So what do you do if someone else is profiting from your own content and you're not getting adequate credit or compensation?

There are four options:" Read More

Turning Your Small Business Into a Corporation

Turning Your Small Business Into a Corporation Avatar Posted by ArmadaIG under Legal
From http://www.usnews.com 3720 days ago
Made Hot by: on March 18, 2008 1:43 am
The most recent data show that only about half of self-employed people in the U.S. workforce run incorporated businesses. Entrepreneurs who fail to incorporate are making a huge mistake. Corporations have a much higher rate of success than sole proprietorships, even when it comes to small businesses. Incorporated small businesses outperform uninco Read More

10 key insights on how trust issues affect your professional success

10 key insights on how trust issues affect your professional success Avatar Posted by d2kd3k under Legal
From http://duncanbucknell.com 3732 days ago
Made Hot by: on March 5, 2008 2:31 am
A selection of the top 10 articles on critical trust issues as chosen by one of the world's foremost global IP strategists. Read More

States trying to claim unclaimed Gift-Card Cash

States trying to claim unclaimed Gift-Card Cash Avatar Posted by LeeAdams under Legal
From http://www.businessweek.com 3765 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 8, 2008 8:22 pm
TowerGroup estimates that of the $97 billion worth of plastic gift cards purchased in 2007, nearly $8 billion has gone unused. Just what happens to that pile of cash has become a matter of some controversy. A lot of states—roughly half—claim that at least part of the unspent balances should go to them under their unclaimed-property laws. Other sta Read More

Should Congress Shut Down eBay?

Should Congress Shut Down eBay? Avatar Posted by suzyQ under Legal
From http://www.targetmarketingmag.com 3758 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 8, 2008 1:04 am
Last week I read the story of how the state of Pennsylvania wants to shut down the thriving eBay auction business of single mom Mary Jo Pletz, which enables her to stay home with her 6-month-old daughter Julia, who has a brain tumor. The Pennsylvania Secretary of State's reason: Mary Jo does not have an auctioneer's license. Having sold 10,000 ite Read More

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