January 15, 2020

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December 28, 2019

Over the last four years, it has been a sincere pleasure and honor to write so many articles written for a variety of audiences. However, as things are picking up, and I write my own material, I'm afraid I am currently suspending or ending the writing and publication of original content.

I believe many of my most loyal readers have seen my educational pieces range from intensive scholarship replete with dozens of references, to easy-to-understand...

November 28, 2019

Remember the good old days when you used to be able to avoid your state’s sale tax by purchasing stuff through over the Internet? What happened to that, and can you still do it?

Disclaimer: The following information does NOT constitute legal advice and is only for general educational purposes.  Each situation is different and specific legal issues usually require additional research and investigation, so do not rely on this article to address a pa...

October 30, 2019

For October, I thought I would I would have a little fun given that Halloween is around the corner, and talk about two attitudes of lawyering that clients might encounter, using one of my favorite science fiction (fantasy?) franchises.

Disclaimer: The following information does NOT constitute legal advice and is only for general educational purposes.  Each situation is different and specific legal issues usually require additional research and inv...

October 1, 2019

Introduction

What is the secret shadow court where rejected and contested trademark claims go? Who comprises this mysterious body? And what powers do they wield in their never ending quest for justice and determining the rights of millions of trademark owners?

Well, it’s actually a bit less melodramatic than that, even if it is a bit unknown. The name of this group is the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, located in Alexandria, VA, and is a body wi...

July 30, 2019

Last month we talked about how to approach a collections situation where you worked very hard for someone else, providing them everything they asked, sometimes for hundreds of hours, but for whatever reason they didn’t pay you.

This month we will talk about a very similar situation where you provided goods or services and the other person isn’t paying you, but this time, it’s because they claim you ripped them off or screwed-up. This is the second...

June 28, 2019

Introduction

So, you’re a talented entrepreneur, consultant or small business owner. You provided a great deal of services or products to another company, a bit larger and more established than yourself. And yet, even with all those resources, this bigger buyer for some reason hasn’t paid you yet, or not in full. Maybe they claim they are waiting on a payment. Perhaps they claim you did something wrong and they are using that either as justificati...