Metropreneurial Legal Insights

Metropreneurial Legal Insights

Many people think that litigation is only a reactive process: a harm occurs, a complaint is filed, information is shared between the parties (“discovery”), depositions are conducted, a jury trial ensues until a verdict is reached, and after 18...
Most businesses don’t think they will face litigation. Hard work, compliance with the law and good business relationships can guard against disputes becoming a lawsuit. However, even despite best efforts or intentions, the truth is that litigation is a...
As an entrepreneur, you are in charge. The ability to know who’s accountable – you – may be the reason you are an entrepreneur rather than trying to work your way up a corporate ladder. And certainly it is...
There are many times your business needs to decide: should I dig in and fight, or is it time to cave (frankly) and focus our energies on the more positive aspects of our business? This dilemma could be big...
It has long been common for employers to ask job applicants on their applications whether they have ever been convicted of a crime. However, that practice is quickly changing, as “ban the box” laws are being enacted at the...
"Do I really need to get my agreements in writing?" Business owners ask us this question on a regular basis. A lot of times, owners enter into an oral, or "handshake," agreement and walk away thinking they both have the...
When State Street Global Advisors installed the statue known as Fearless Girl directly in the path of the iconic Charging Bull bronze statue in New York’s financial district, few could have imagined that the symbolic stare-down could wind up...
I have written about what businesses should expect from your lawyers, and also about how you should expect your lawyer to go about representing you. But what should clients do? I do not mean that from the sense that clients...

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