What to Know About New York Disability Discrimination Lawsuits

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Employment discrimination on the basis of disability is illegal under both state and federal law. These laws ensure equal rights for all employees, and sometimes require accommodations to level the playing field. If you’re an employer who has been accused of disability discrimination, you need effective legal counsel from New York business litigation attorneys. Rosenbaum […]

When Is An Audit a Good Thing?

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We know that the word “audit” strikes fear in the hearts of business owners and individuals alike, and perhaps understandably so, but a legal audit is a good thing, we promise. Stay with us as we explain why having a business litigation attorney audit your current legal configuration can help you in more ways than […]

Why Your New York Business Needs Intellectual Property Counsel

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Businesses both large and small are increasingly relying upon their intellectual property to give them a competitive market edge. Everything from trademarks and copyrights to licensing agreements and branding can set your company apart. At the same time, there’s a risk that your intellectual property rights may come under attack by others. Competitors may even […]

What To Know Before Starting A Home-Based Food Business In New York

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New Yorkers have an entrepreneurial spirit, and they start numerous businesses every year. Some of those businesses have to do with food. But because of public health and related concerns, there are restrictions on doing so. Starting a home-based food business is legal, but it has to be done carefully and within certain limits. A […]

Social Media Mistakes That Could Get Your Business In Trouble

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Businesses increasingly rely upon a variety of social media platforms to promote and market their companies. From Facebook and Twitter to Instagram and Tik Tok, it’s virtually impossible to run a business without using social media. However, not all social media is benign. In fact, many companies – especially smaller ones – can easily make […]

How To Defend Your Business Against Discrimination Allegations

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No company wants to be hit with a discrimination lawsuit. Apart from the potential for significant damages, a lawsuit can have other repercussions as well. For example, it could destroy your company’s reputation and standing in the community. A lawsuit is also bad for morale, is distracting, and can lead to decreased productivity. While a […]

What To Know About Severance Agreements In New York

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There comes a time when a company needs to let go of an executive or other employee. But doing so runs the risk of a lawsuit for wrongful termination, discrimination, or other claims. Severance agreements are an excellent way to make both the departing employee happy and protect the employer. Understanding the uses of these […]

How To Prepare To Sell Your New York Business

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Business owners often reach the point where they decide to sell the company and move on to something else. You may have made that decision for yourself and are wondering what to do next. There are a few things you must do to protect your rights and interests through the process. You can trust the […]

How Weak Cybersecurity Might Mean Liability for Your New York Business

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New York businesses are required to take steps to keep their computer and digital data secure. A data security breach can therefore mean significant liability for a company. To avoid problems, it is best to adopt policies and procedures in compliance with the law. But any New York company should also understand the risks of […]

How Can the Right Lawyer Make My Business Stronger?

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Top business lawyers are well-positioned to help businesses in a number of ways. Business attorneys help companies develop their strategies. They help them protect businesses’ interests for example, through contracts or insurance. When necessary, business lawyers bring lawsuits to protect businesses, assert their rights and defend against lawsuits the companies are facing. Since they have […]