Planning to avoid partnership disputes

One of the major reasons business partners in New York, as elsewhere across the country, disagree with one another is because of misaligned philosophies, specifically those relating to culture, branding and growth. This can be because new partners are uncomfortable...

What is the fair use doctrine?

The best way to capture someone’s attention may be by showing them a picture; after all, a picture’s worth a thousand words. But what happens when a New York resident is reviewing someone else’s products or company online and wants to use a picture...

Negotiating a severance agreement

Readers of this blog may know when they should be negotiating a severance agreement and what the agreement should cover, but their next question may be how they should go about negotiating the precise terms of the agreement. Employees in New York may fear losing their...