Archive for October 2015

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Register to Vote: Do I Need to Register Before Election Day?

A few weeks ago, California became the second state in the U.S. (Oregon being the first) to pass legislation that would automatically register citizens to vote when they receive, or […]

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Breast Cancer Awareness: Taking Preventative Measures

If you haven’t noticed, the pink ribbons come out in full display every October for Breast Cancer Awareness. This month centers around the importance of preventative care, like getting your […]

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Intellectual Property 101: Trademark & Copyright

In my previous blog, I discussed how failing to identify your intangible assets can prevent you from being able to protect them from intellectual property (IP) theft. But identifying your […]

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Meet a Small Business Owner: O2 Treehouse

We meet a lot of interesting people here at Rocket Lawyer, a lot of interesting people with experiences that may inspire you to take that next step: whether it’s following […]

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Legal Checklist for New Parents

Did you know that most babies are born in September? If you’re like many of the families that have added a new member this fall, you should review the following […]

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Business Owners: Is Your Intellectual Property Protected?

For many entrepreneurs, trying to start their business is an entirely new process. Often they are unsure of the next steps they need to take to make their enterprise successful. […]

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Back to School: Are Your Financial Books in Order for the Fall?

Fall is upon us, and that means many businesses like yours are waist-deep in executing your strategies and learning what has worked and hasn’t worked so far this year. Your […]

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6 Common Business Plan Mistakes You Should Avoid

Starting a business? Creating your business plan should be effortless and fun if you’re aware of mistakes to avoid. Rocket Lawyer explains the most common mistakes entrepreneurs make during business plan formulation.

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Wedding photos: Does your photographer legally own them?

If you hire a photographer, who owns the rights to your wedding photos? Learn more about photograph copyright laws and create a wedding photo contract.

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ABA-RL joint venture helps small businesses

The legal tech space is such an interesting and exciting corner of the technology world. While there are many worthwhile apps and technology platforms built to deliver your groceries on-demand, […]