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June 11, 2019

It is hard enough to get your business off to a good start. It is even harder if your business faces a lawsuit when it is first getting off the ground. Unfortunately, one in five small businesses faces the risk of litigation with an employee, and these lawsuits cost on average $125,000. Not only will your business take a hit financially, but its reputation could take a hit due to negative publicity.

August 11, 2018

Since recreational marijuana was legalized in California at the beginning of this year, marijuana businesses have sprung up all across the state. While opening a marijuana business is more attainable today, promoting your marijuana business still presents its own set of challenges. Be sure to familiarize yourself with California’s marijuana advertising laws before starting your business so you can put a legal and compliant advertising plan in place for your business. If you have any questions about California’s marijuana advertisin...

May 10, 2018

If your business utilizes independent contractors, you need to be aware of these recent changes in California law that may affect your workers’ rights and your business’s legal obligations.

December 9, 2017

Although there is no umbrella legal requirement that every business have a posted privacy policy, consumers are, understandably, increasingly sensitized to the data collection practices of companies with which they do business — in recent years, billions of users’ private information has been stolen by hackers (e.g., 57 million Uber customers, 143 million Equifax users, and so on).