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Ask a Business Lawyer Part 24 Difference Between Licensing Franchising

Ask a Business Lawyer: Part 23, FDA, USDA, FSIS, Labels, Food Processor

Ask a Business Lawyer, Part 22: Prescreen Your New Trademark

Ask a Business Lawyer, Part 21: Why Register Your Trademark?

Ask a Business Lawyer, Part 20: Why have a Non-Disparagement Clause?

Ask a Business Lawyer, Part 19: What is DBE- ACDBE Certification?

Ask a Business Lawyer, 18: Can I use a famous mark w/ different product?

Ask a Business Lawyer Part 17: Can a SLOGAN be a Trademark?

Ask a Business Lawyer, Part 16: Buying a Business; Issues to address.

Ask a Business Lawyer Part 15: Difference b/w Trademarks & Copyrights

Ask a Business Lawyer Part 14: Bringing on a Partner? Issues to address.

Ask a Business Lawyer, Part 13: Using Trademarks of another business?

Ask a Business Lawyer, Part 12: Why hire a Trademark Attorney?

Ask a Business Lawyer, Part 11: Register Trademark, Top 10 Reasons

Ask a Small Business Lawyer, Part 10: Distributor Agreement Q & A

Ask a Business Lawyer, Part 9: Executive Contract Terms to Consider

Ask a Business Lawyer, Part 8: Understanding Trademark Registration

Ask a Business Lawyer, Part 7: Commercial Lease: How to Protect Yourself and Your Investment.

Ask a Business Lawyer, Part 6: Operating Agreements, top issues.

Ask a Business Lawyer, Part 5: New LLC Act, What You Need to Know

Ask A Business Lawyer, Part 4: New Business Checklist

Ask a Business Lawyer, Part 3:Trademark License & the "Franchise Box"

Ask a Business Lawyer, Part 2: Do I need a Joint Venture Agreement?

Ask a Boston Business Lawyer, Part 1: Do I need an Employee Handbook?

Does the ad "Business For Sale" really mean, "Lease Assignment for Sale"

Trademark Registration Benefits; How Long Do Trademark Rights Last?

Why and How to Utilize Noncompete Agreements?

Can I Use a Mailbox Service Address for LLC or Corporate State Records?

Your Worker: Independent Contractor or Employee? Factors to Consider

Legal Traps for the Unwary Entrepreneur, Part Three

Legal Traps for the Unwary Entrepreneur, Part Two

Legal Traps for the Unwary Entrepreneur, Part One

Reduce Risk of Personal Liability with Corporate Formalities.

Important Issues to Consider When Selecting a Trademark.

Who Drafted YOUR Contract?

What do I need to do to start my business?

Is your "trademark" really a trade name without trademark protection?

COPYRIGHT REGISTRATION QUESTIONNAIRE

License Compliance is Essential to Business Success.

What is a DBE or ACDBE? What are the DBE advantages?

There is no "Standard" Commercial Lease: Commercial Leasing

Letter of Credit: What is a Letter of Credit?

Literary Services Agreement Checklist.

So You Want to Start Your Own Business! Congratulations!

Helpful Distributorship Agreement Checklist

Joint Venture Agreement Checklist

Starting a Service Business?

All Licensing Agreements are NOT Created Equal!

Tip for Successful Business: Intellectual Property Agreements

Starting a Business is like Building a Home