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Bellingham Business Attorney
February 7, 2017

Washington’s Social Purpose Corporations

Social Purpose Corporations (“SPCs”) have existed in Washington since 2012. After being available in Washington…
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IP business acquisitions
December 6, 2016

Common IP Representations in Acquisitions

If intellectual property plays any kind of role in your company’s products or services, you…
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November 16, 2016

What is Y Combinator’s Safe Instrument?

As a simple alternative to convertible promissory notes, Y Combinator developed the simple agreement for…
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airbnb new terms of service
November 6, 2016

How Airbnb Is Rolling Out Revised Terms Of Service

Airbnb is revising its terms of service, and its rollout is another example of how…
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October 28, 2016

CreativeLive Did a Nice Job Presenting Its New Terms Of Use

CreativeLive rolled out some new apps this week and, with them, some updated terms of…
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Startup Lawyer
October 12, 2016

Startups Need to Focus on IP Ownership

Too many startups are not paying enough attention to their ownership of intellectual property. When…
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man signing a non disclosure agreement
August 28, 2016

Does Your Non-Disclosure Agreement Have a Residuals Clause?

If you don’t know the answer, you’re not reading your non-disclosure agreement (“NDA”) closely enough.…
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signing a severance agreement
August 12, 2016

Severance Agreements Should Not Require Employees to Waive Whistleblower Incentives

The Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) announced that an Atlanta-based company settled charges that…
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August 6, 2016

Are Your Online Terms of Service Enforceable?

You may have included terms of service on your website or app, but that does…
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July 25, 2016

How to Form a Washington Corporation

When starting a new business, founders often operate on a limited budget, and resources may…
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