Real Estate Photographs and You!

By Lindsay J. Nakagawa, Attorney September 2016 Imagine that you just signed a listing agreement to sell a glamorous house. Your photographer captures many great photographs of the property, but none provide the pizzazz you are looking for. Glancing at the property’s previous listing for inspiration, you notice a gorgeous aerial shot of the house that…

What is Your Data Security Profile?

By: Marinda Neumann, Attorney July 2016 In this digital age, much of our lives are spent online in some capacity. Whether that time is spent checking e-mail, “Googling” directions or information, marketing our business, or downloading the latest app – all of our activities have a consequence. Those consequences are the focus of data security…

Website Legalities and the Consequences of Non-Compliance

By Lisa Allen, Esq. May 2016 Legal compliance when operating a business is hard work. Many people focus on the standard questions: “Am I adhering to the corporate formalities?” “Is my employment agreement valid?” “Am I complying with the applicable tax law?” What most business operators fail to consider is the legalities surrounding the operation…

Intellectual Property 101

By Lindsay J. Nakagawa, Attorney April 2016 Your greatest business assets may be the ones you most often overlook. Intangible assets like copyrights, trademarks, patents and other intellectual property often hold more value than tangible assets such as machinery and inventory. Thus, protecting these assets is essential to your business. But, what are your intangible…