Category Archives: Business Litigation

Copyright Lawsuit IP Litigation Attorney in Seattle

Increase in Lawsuits for IP Litigation Attorneys in Seattle

According to the Puget Sound Business Journal, there has been a noticeable increase recently in lawsuits for IP litigation attorneys in Seattle, and some experts in both business and law groups are trying to figure out exactly why. IP lawsuits are focused around cases … Continue Reading ››
Minimum Wage and Hour Defense Federal Lawsuit

Federal Lawsuit Filed over Seattle’s New Not-So-Minimum Wage

A new federal lawsuit has been filed against Seattle for its controversial new $15 per hour minimum wage, which would apply to companies with over 500 employees by 2017. This includes those companies who franchise, including most fast food restaurants. Businesses with fewer than … Continue Reading ››
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The Importance of Language in Your Commercial Lease

If you ever experienced a commercial lease agreement, then you know how complex it is and how important it is to nail down every detail. Otherwise, the acquisition of the new business might not go through. The most important aspect of the deal is the contract itself, and the language used in it must be … Continue Reading ››
SeaTac New Pay Ordinance causes lawsuit.

SeaTac’s New Pay Ordinance Tested in Business Lawsuit

On January 1st , 2014, SeaTac in Washington State passed a new pay ordinance raising the minimum wage to $15. This hasn’t been a problem for businesses in the area so far, until this past March. Airport parking company, Extra Car, failed to raise their employee’s wages to the new $15 minimum, which caused employee … Continue Reading ››
Defend a breach of contract claim in seattle

Ways to Defend a Breach of Contract Claim

Being on the receiving end of a breach of contract claim is a serious matter that requires a solid defense. A breach of contract is defined by the Law.com legal dictionary as “failing to perform any term of a contract, written or oral, without a legitimate excuse.” That … Continue Reading ››
Seattle Contract Drafting Attorney

How and When to Use a Non-Disclosure Agreement

In today’s globalized world, where sharing data and information is as easy as a click or a tap, one of the best defenses for protecting your business’s sensitive data is the non-disclosure agreement (NDA). Put simply, this is a contract that requires a party to refrain from disclosing confidential information, or to only use the … Continue Reading ››
Small Business Lawsuit

What to Do Now to Prevent a Small Business Lawsuit Later

Our society is hungry for lawsuits. It seems some people seek out business litigations in Seattle purposely either for money or to prove a point. While any business can suffer, a business lawsuit is especially harmful small businesses that don’t have the finances to pay lawyer fees, court costs, and settlements. There are, though, steps … Continue Reading ››