What should I know about forming a business?
Forming a business can be a daunting task for someone who doesn’t have an understanding of where to begin. One of the first steps is to obtain a business formation attorney who can help you through the process. Then, they will talk through your business proposition with you to determine what type of corporation youRead More The post What should I know about forming a business? appeared first on Hu...
Effect of New Bad Actor Provisions on Regulation D Private Placements
The private placement exemption included in Rule 506 of Regulation D is a commonly used method for raising capital. However, after the enactment of Dodd Frank, it now includes a “bad actor” disqualification provision that makes Rule 506 unavailable if the issuer has violated certain securities laws. (See SEC Release No. 33-9414.) Specifically, the disqualificationRead More The post Effect of New B...
How do I register a trademark?
When a client who owns a business comes to us with a piece of intellectual property that they would like to protect, our firm can assist you in registering that trademark. When you make the decision to register a trademark, there are a number of steps you need to take. First, you should have your attorneyRead More The post How do I register a trademark? appeared first on Hutner Klarish LLP.
Preserving Privilege in the Electronic Age
In the wake of the recent revelations of the National Security Agency’s surveillance of friends and foes alike, you may have increased concerns regarding the confidentiality of your privileged communications. Spying notwithstanding, privilege is created when communication — written or oral — regarding legal advice takes place between a lawyer and the lawyer’s client inRead More The post Preserving...