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Recent Blog Posts

What is the Status of Federal Privacy Legislation?

The Senate Commerce Committee held a hearing last December to discuss proposals for federal privacy legislation.  The hearing came approximately one week after members of the committee submitted separate privacy bills for consideration (George Wicker (R-Miss.) and Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.))….

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Can you Start a Competing Business?

Can you compete with your own company by starting a competing business? Some entrepreneurial mavens argue that competing with yourself is essential to innovation. But what are the legal consequences of doing so?  Consider Laverne and Shirley, who each own…

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