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Steps after incorporation of a company

List of Post Incorporation Documents and What They Mean

It is imperative to complete all the necessary steps after incorporation of a company before you start doing business. Not doing so could result in unnecessary and avoidable tax liability, civil liability for your company, and even personal liability for you. Let us guide you through a list of the most important post formation documents […]
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Guide to the E2 Visa Requirements and Application

The E2 visa permits individuals, as well as their dependents, to live and work in the United States. The visa is granted by the USCIS based on the applicant’s substantial investment in a US business. This comprehensive guide provides everything you need to know about the E2 requirements and application process.   E2 Visa Requirements […]
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Factors to consider before launching an ICO

2018 promises to be a record-breaking year for launching an ICO. It seems as if this novel new fundraising mechanism is here to stay, raising more than $350 million per month in the second half of 2017. The amounts raised through ICOs are steadily beginning to rival those raised by series A funding. At a […]
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How to Respond to a Trademark Office Action

Trademark protection is where the rubber of the often abstract intellectual property law hits the road of commercial reality, so to speak.   Ensuring proper and enforceable protection for your business’s brand is an important first step towards establishing brand recognition and goodwill. It is also a key step towards the effective protection and, as […]
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Security Token vs. Utility Token: Understanding Blockchain Assets

The complexity of cryptocurrency is undeniable. The current climate is incredibly volatile with unpredictable changes in the market and with cryptocurrency law racing to keep pace. Not to mention, there are also scams popping up that make it even more difficult for investors who are interested in venturing into this world of digital currency. Before […]
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GDPR and The Future of Personal Data Protection

More than half of Americans feel that their data is less secure today than it was 5 years ago. Given the exponential growth of personal data online, this is an especially discouraging statistic. Consumers have long lamented the lack of personal data security, and demanded increased data protection.   At the same time, businesses have […]
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Are Non-Compete Clauses Enforceable?

Non-compete contracts (or agreements) serve an essential function in commercial life – since the middle-ages they’ve been used to regulate the actions of workers after they’ve left their jobs. Yet these contracts have always been controversial: one of the most cited cases in which a court declared a non-compete agreement void and unenforceable takes us […]
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How GDPR Regulation Will Affect Your Business

When you consider the sheer amount of personal information that you’ve put out on the web, the feeling can be a bit overwhelming.  The questions about our information – especially now – are virtually endless, and governments and businesses are racing to catch up.  Just this week, the European Union (EU) created a new privacy […]
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Web Design Contract Essentials

Contracts aren’t often taught alongside design courses, but as a freelance web designer, you have to focus not only the quality of your work, but also the quality of your business.  Managing relationships with and expectations from clients is essential to the success of any freelance designer, and a quality web design contract is one […]