Category Archives: Business/Corporate Law

New York Court Rules That “Situs of the Injury” of Digital Piracy Is the Copyright Owner’s Place of Business, Helping New York Content Providers Battle Infringement

By Christopher J. Robinson and James Rosenfeld On March 24, 2011, the New York Court of Appeals issued a decision which should be a boon to New York publishers and other on-line content providers who seek to sue (and deter) … Continue reading

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Startup America Suggestion of the Day: Repeal the New 1099 Rules (Installment 8)

Tucked into the healthcare reform bill was a provision which is going to require everyone in business to issue Forms 1099 to anyone from whom they buy more than $600 in goods during the calendar year, effective 1/1/2012. The penalties … Continue reading

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The Ins and Outs of Employment Background Checks in China

By Xiangjun (Jay) Si 12.27.10 It is common for employers in China to run background checks on job applicants before making an employment offer. Required information may typically include criminal records, educational background, qualifications, and references from previous employers. This … Continue reading

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What Is A Section 83(b) Election?

What exactly is a Section 83(b) election? Continue reading

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