Business

Upcoming Deadlines for Employers

Do you own or run a small business? Do you know your approaching deadlines for taxes? Do you have employees? Use independent contractors for your business? There are important tax deadlines approaching. The Small Business Administrion just published a reminder article to make sure you are on the right track: SBA Tax Deadline Article

By |January 17th, 2016|Business|0 Comments

Perpetual non-disclosures with no area limitation

When starting a new business protecting the original idea is often a primary concern. Yet, the idea often times has to be shared with potential investors, collaborators, partners, employees, etc. in order to get the business started. Additionally, many start-ups do not have sufficient capital to pursue trademarks and patents to protect their ideas […]

By |January 11th, 2016|Business, IP, Start-Up|0 Comments

Intrastate Crowdfunding Exemption

We had the pleasure of attending a town hall last week regarding the new Texas SEC (Securities and Exchange Commission) intrastate crowdfunding exemptions. This new exemption creates exciting new opportunities for new start-ups and small businesses. The exemption allows qualifying business to raise up to 1 million dollars of funds online from unaccredited investors on approved […]

By |July 5th, 2015|Business, Entrepreneur, Legal News and Events, Start-Up|0 Comments

Drone Wars- U.S. may be losing

As U.S. regulators delay on creating a framework for the use of drone technology other countries are getting a competitive advantage in developing drone technology and the ecosystem needed for drones. Not only is the U.S. losing the direct business of the drone corporations moving overseas to countries like the U.K., but U.S. businesses […]

By |March 9th, 2015|Business, Legal News and Events|0 Comments

FCC- Net Neutrality and Open Internet Order

Last week the FCC published the new Open Internet Order, which reclassifies broadband internet as a telecommunications service under Title II of the Communications Act. These new rules provide that

Broadband providers cannot block content
Broadband providers cannot prioritize any content or traffic
Broadband providers can not “impair or degrade lawful internet traffic” because of content

This order, […]

By |March 2nd, 2015|Business, Legal News and Events|0 Comments

Net Neutrality- How this legislation can affect your busines

Net neutrality is a hot topic and the outcomes over the recent neutrality debate may have an enormous impact on the entrepreneurial landscape for small businesses by potentially making it harder for new entrants into the internet marketplace.  Don’t understand what net neutrality is or how it will impact your company? Check out this […]

By |February 5th, 2015|Business, Entrepreneur, IP, Legal News and Events, Start-Up, Uncategorized|0 Comments

AILA Official Quick Take on Pres. Obama’s Immigration Executive Orders

As members of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, we would like to share with you the National AILA President Leslie Holman’s initial response to President Obama’s announced immigration executive orders. If you have any questions about immigration or about the new executive orders please contact one of the attorneys at LaSusa and Deb, PLL […]

By |November 23rd, 2014|Business, Entrepreneur, Family Law, Immigration|0 Comments

Some Key Points of Immigration Executive Order

The new executive orders President Obama has proposed will make a significant impact on many families and businesses. Though the details are yet to be established here are a few of the key highlights:

For Businesses:

Ensuring that job-creating entrepreneurs have legal means to enter and operate in the U.S.
Increasing access for university affiliated businesses to […]

By |November 23rd, 2014|Business, Entrepreneur, Family Law, Immigration, Legal News and Events|0 Comments

Apple & Google’s Settlement Offer Rejected Anti-trust Case

Earlier this year Apple, Google, Intel, and Adobe reached a proposed settlement with employees for $324.5 million dollars in the current anti-trust case before U.S. District Court, Northern District of California. That settlement was reject by the court for being insufficient. This anti-trust case could end up costing the defendant corporations $9 billion dollars. […]

By |November 23rd, 2014|Anti-Trust, Business, Entrepreneur, IP, Legal News and Events|0 Comments

Templates, Emails, & Social Media

Last week partner, Mishty Deb gave a talk on the legal issues that arise when businesses use online templates, emails, and social media. Tips on avoiding trouble and pointers that might help you in a future lawsuit. As a Dallas law firm that works with a lot of women owned small businesses these are […]

By |November 18th, 2014|Business, Events, Start-Up|0 Comments