Top

Tag: regulation


Know Your Rights

Federal appeals court rules Wyoming data-trespassing law subject to First Amendment

December 14, 2017

Via: Jurist

The US Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit ruled Thursday that Wyoming Statute § 6-3-414(c) and Wyoming Statute 40-27-101(c) are subject to First Amendment protections of free speech. The statutes, referred to as data-trespassing laws, define the crime of “civil trespass to access […]


Know Your Rights

Minnesota top court finds part of disorderly conduct law unconstitutional

December 14, 2017

Via: Jurist

The Minnesota Supreme Court overruled part of a state disorderly conduct statute on Wednesday, saying that it violated the First Amendment because it is “overbroad.” Minnesota Statues 609.72, subd. 1(2) makes it a crime for a person to disrupt a […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

California lawmakers approve bill requiring presidential candidates to release tax returns

December 13, 2017

Via: ABA Journal

Presidential candidates who want to appear on the California ballot would have to release their tax returns if a bill passed earlier this month is signed into law. Senate Bill 149 passed on Sept. 15 despite questions about its constitutionality, […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

Should Your Law Firm Have a More Creative Office Space?

December 13, 2017

Via: FindLaw

Should you have a more creative office space? Well, duh, because the ’90s want their furniture back. Unless you’ve got more retro-shtick than the Dude, his Dudeness, or Duder, it’s time for an upgrade. This is not an entirely subjective […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Tesla’s Third Biggest Market Considering an EV Tax

December 12, 2017

Via: Investopedia

The Norwegian government’s proposed 2018 budget, published on Thursday, contains information about a new tax on heavier emission-free vehicles, reported Business Insider. Electrek identified Tesla as one the biggest potential victims of the change as the company tends to use […]


Advertising & Marketing, Business Law & Regulations

Is This the Law Firm of the Future?

December 12, 2017

Via: FindLaw

What will the law firm of the future look like? Will a robot take the place of the receptionist? Will smart software draft and review documents? Will attorneys appear virtually online and in courtrooms? Actually, that’s already happening. And so […]


Advertising & Marketing, Business Law & Regulations

Top 5 Ways to Go Into Business for Yourself

December 11, 2017

Via: Entrepreneur

Business makes the world go around. You can either work for one or make your own. I’ve always believed that it’s better to control your own destiny, though. The way I look at going into business for yourself is like […]


Advertising & Marketing, Business Law & Regulations

3 Keys to Success With Influencer Marketing

December 8, 2017

Via: Entrepreneur

A quick Google Trends Search and you’ll quickly see that the search for “Influencer Marketing” has skyrocketed over the last five years. Rightfully so, as Entrepreneur contributor Daniel Newman pointed out in 2015, and several studies have proved: Influencer marketing is […]


Financing your Business

How to Use Your 401k or IRA to Start or Buy a Business

December 8, 2017

Via: Fit Small Business

You can use your 401k or IRA to start or buy a business in three main ways: cash out the funds, borrow against them, or use a rollover for business startups (ROBS). The only 401k business funding option that doesn’t […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Justice 2.0: Can Bots Make Legal Services More Egalitarian?

December 7, 2017

Via: Aberdeen Essentials

There’s an old saying that goes, “You’re entitled to all the justice you can afford.” Although it’s usually said with levity as a tongue-in-cheek commentary on the expense of hiring lawyers, sadly, legal services are far too expensive for many […]