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Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

New Wave of Consumer Privacy Regulation: What Businesses Need to Know

September 30, 2022

Via: National Law Review

For businesses that collect, process, and explore innovative uses of personal information, last month marked a watershed moment in the ongoing evolution of the U.S. regulatory landscape. Cracking down on the cosmetics brand Sephora, California’s attorney general announced the first […]


Advertising & Marketing, Business Law & Regulations

How to Create a Content Marketing Strategy in 2022

September 2, 2022

Via: Entrepreneur

Content is still king, but the problem is, there are just so many forms of content now! So, where do you start? Content marketing for your business can be a full-time job, and if you’re not in a position to […]


Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Income Tax Definition

August 30, 2022

Via: Investopedia

What Is Income Tax? The term income tax refers to a type of tax that governments impose on income generated by businesses and individuals within their jurisdiction. By law, taxpayers must file an income tax return annually to determine their […]


Business Law & Regulations, Finance

The UK National Security and Investment Act: Key Implications for the Energy Sector

August 15, 2022

Via: National Law Review

The UK’s National Security and Investment Act 2021 (the “Act”) entered into force on 4 January 2022, introducing a new investment control regime for acquisitions in the UK, with the aim of protecting the UK’s national security. These new legislative […]


Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Future Proofing Your Legal Business During A Recession

August 9, 2022

Via: Lawyer Monthly

Recession, rising inflation, a contracting economy, a sharp downturn, a bear market. These are the words in our news headlines. If you hold the purse strings to a budget, hold your nerve. It’s important not to be reactionary and panic. […]


Advertising & Marketing, Business Law & Regulations

What is Humanized Marketing and How Does It Affect Your Business?

August 8, 2022

Via: Entrepreneur

For more than a decade, digital marketing has helped businesses connect with customers. It’s helped them gather data to personalize the customer experience when interacting with their brand. Tailor-made messages and journeys are now the norms, leaving businesses looking for […]


Business Law & Regulations, Finance

NYC Pay Transparency Law May Result in Pay Compression

August 1, 2022

Via: SHRM

New York City’s Wage Transparency Law takes effect Nov. 1, and employers—including businesses outside the city with job ads for remote work—are realizing one of the unintended outcomes of complying with the law may be pay compression. The New York […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

If You Do Business in Multiple States, You Might Owe More Taxes Than You Think

July 20, 2022

Via: Entrepreneur

Growing their business is a critical goal for many business owners. But the process can be complex and confusing — especially if it involves nexus. The Sales Tax Institute defines sales tax nexus as “the level of connection between a […]


Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Working With Islamic Finance

June 20, 2022

Via: Investopedia

The Big Picture of Islamic Banking Although Islamic finance began in the seventh century, it has been formalized gradually since the late 1960s. This process was driven by the tremendous oil wealth that fueled renewed interest in and demand for […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Law Protects Florida Companies Who Aid Gig Workers in Emergencies from Misclassification Claims

May 26, 2022

Via: SHRM

The pandemic has taught employers that flexibility is key to survival—and thanks to a new law just signed into effect on May 11, Florida employers will not have to worry that any emergency actions they take to aid gig economy […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Eligible California Employers with 5 or More Employees Must Comply with CalSavers Retirement Savings Trust Act by June 30, 2022

May 3, 2022

Via: JD Supra

California law requires that employers doing business in California that do not offer a 401(k) plan must register under the CalSavers Retirement Program (the “CalSavers Program” or “Program”) and provide employee census information in order for CalSavers to automatically enroll […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Workplace Whistleblowing 2022: Everything Your Business Needs to Know

March 30, 2022

Via: JD Supra

Whistleblowing in the workplace is a process where an employee, (the whistleblower), reports to an authorised person a certain type of wrongdoing, misconduct or illegal act made by another employee or by the company itself. “Whistleblowing examples can include criminal […]


Know Your Rights

Modern legal operations are at the intersection of law, business and technology

March 22, 2022

Via: ABA Journal

Ari Kaplan recently spoke with Marla Crawford, the general counsel at Cimplifi, an integrated legal services provider that aligns e-discovery and contract analytics for corporate legal departments and law firms. Ari Kaplan: Tell us about your background and your role […]


Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Deductible Definition

February 22, 2022

Via: Investopedia

What Is a Deductible? For tax purposes, a deductible is an expense that an individual taxpayer or a business can subtract from adjusted gross income while completing a tax form. The deductible expense reduces taxable income and, therefore, the amount […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

“Occurrences” in COVID-19 business interruption litigation: the next wave

February 3, 2022

Via: LexBlog

Nearly two years into the COVID-19 pandemic, the battles over threshold business interruption coverage issues like the presence of physical loss or damage, causation, and the applicability of policy exclusions continue to rage. Results have been mixed, with insurers notching […]


Financing your Business

Delivering Justice for SMEs

January 31, 2022

Via: Lawyer Monthly

Walker conducted a comprehensive analysis of the scale and complexity of banking complaints from SMEs, particularly in the wake of the 2008-09 financial crisis. His Review was published in 2018 and focused on disputes that remain unresolved despite the SME […]


Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Tax Liability Definition

September 13, 2021

Via: Investopedia

Tax liability is the payment owed by an individual, a business, or other entity to a federal, state, or local tax authority. In general, a tax liability is incurred when income is earned and when income is generated by the […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

This Is the Year to Lock In All 3 Opportunity Zone Tax Perks

September 3, 2021

Via: Entrepreneur

With this year’s strong stock and property markets, figuring out how to minimize capital gains tax may be top of mind for investors. Qualified opportunity funds can provide tax advantages, but acting fast makes a difference: You can reap the […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Do I Need a Lawyer to Form a Nonprofit?

August 27, 2021

Via: FindLaw

Entrepreneurs are natural self-starters who believe they can do it all themselves, including the incorporation work necessary to start a small business. (And with some of the resources available on the internet, sometimes they might be right.) But incorporation can […]


Know Your Rights

Pitfalls Of Using Your Own Name As A Trademark

August 18, 2021

Via: Lawyer Monthly

There is power in names, or so the saying goes. That is most certainly true in the world of luxury fashion brands. Some of the most renowned fashion houses are named after their founders: Chanel, named after the famous Gabrielle […]