Archive for October 2014

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4 Scary Legal Myths for Your Small Business

This was originally published on The Huffington Post: Small Business.  It can be dreadfully difficult to be a small business owner these days. Often you’re a one-person shop, and it can […]

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Consumers: You May Be Forfeiting Your Rights Online

As recently reported in the New York Times, a full one-third of top ranked websites forbid consumers from suing them for damages, unsavory practices, inflated charges, and general bad behavior […]

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5 tips for talking to a lawyer

We get it. No one wants to talk to lawyers. But there comes a time in everyone’s life—whether it be good news (Marriage) or bad news (Divorce)—when you’ll need to […]

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The Internet of Things Will Change Property Rights Forever

Property law is one of the most ancient and fundamental legal theories in our justice system. Indeed, the cultural origins of property rights based on John Locke’s theory can be […]

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Will driverless cars run over personal injury lawyers?

Driverless cars are heading our way. A breathless 7-part series on Forbes analyzed the staggering socioeconomic impact of driverless cars not impacting with other cars – or people. When you […]

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Documents + Advice: Together At Last

Today, your Rocket Lawyer membership just got a whole lot better. We’re excited to announce the enhanced Ask a Lawyer experience! It’s the perfect union between two of our most […]

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Lawyers: Be afraid of ghostwriting

As Halloween draws near, I thought it would be appropriate to bring up the issue of ghost stories. To be more specific, I’m talking about “ghostwriting.” To say that attorneys […]

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What Lawyers Need To Know About Electronic Tobacco

I consider myself to be somewhat of a cigar aficionado; for those of you who are interested, I highly recommend trying a Montecristo Number 2 (you won’t be disappointed). It’s […]

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Can You Guess The Lawsuit Capital Of The World?

According to Legal Funding Central, New York City is the lawsuit capital of the world. When it comes to potentially litigious situations, you know that quintessential New York expression,“Fuhgeddaboutit?” Not […]

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Is Lady Justice Striking Out?

Back during his 2005 Senate judiciary committee confirmation hearings to become the Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court, John Roberts tried to allay Democratic senators’ fears that he […]

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The 4 Secrets That All Savvy Lawyers Know

While many of you were chugging your third coffee and trying to shake off your case of the Mondays, Rocket Lawyer paid a visit to our sister city Palo Alto […]