Category Archives: Legal Watch

Data Privacy Issues For Emerging Businesses

Aug
02
2019

data privacy issues for emerging businessesStart-ups and emerging businesses need a detailed privacy policy and data privacy plan in place from the outset. 

Data Privacy Issues

Basics: Data privacy is the relationship between the collection and dissemination of data, along with the determination of …

Posted in Legal Watch, Intellectual Property

The Lynch Law Group Expands Again

Jul
19
2019

Firm Opens Office in Southport, Connecticut

The Lynch Law Group is pleased to announce the opening of its latest office in Southport, Connecticut. Founded by Dan Lynch in 2002, the law firm now has three office locations, including Cranberry Township

Posted in Legal Watch

Charles Hadad and Kayleigh Cowser Instruct Probate Seminar

Jul
11
2019

probate estate administration seminarCharles Hadad and Kayleigh Cowser have been selected to instruct the National Business Institute seminar, Probate: Everything You Need to Know, which is scheduled to take place on August 15 – 16, 2019, at the Crowne Plaza Pittsburgh South.…

Posted in Legal Watch, Estates and Trusts, Events

Krista Kochosky Will Instruct Real Estate Agent and Broker Liability 2019

Jul
10
2019

Krista Kochosky, chair of the Real Estate Practice Group, will instruct the Pennsylvania Bar Institute program Real Estate Agent and Broker Liability 2019, on Tuesday, July 16th in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania.

The course is presented simultaneously to Pennsylvania lawyers who …

Posted in Legal Watch, Real Estate, Events

False Advertising Issues For Emerging Businesses

Jul
09
2019

false advertising claims

False Advertising is the use of false, misleading, or unproven information to advertise products to consumers.

Basics: In the United States, the federal government regulates advertising through the FTC, and additionally permits private litigation through various statutes, most notably …

Posted in Legal Watch, Intellectual Property

Active Shooter and Workplace Violence

Jul
02
2019

Frank Botta was joined by a distinguished panel of professionals as The Lynch Law Group, along with Simpson and McCrady Insurance, hosted the seminar, Active Shooter and Workplace Violence, on June 19th at Range Resources in Southpointe. Representatives from more …

Posted in Legal Watch, Labor and Employment, Events

Copyrights For Start-Ups And Emerging Businesses

Jun
24
2019

intellectual property that is copyright protected is marked with a symbolA copyright owner has the exclusive right to reproduce copies of the work, prepare derivative works, distribute copies, perform the work, and display the work.

Copyright Basics: A copyright is a form of protection provided for “original works of authorship” …

Posted in Legal Watch, Intellectual Property

Married Business Owners Have Asset Protection Option Under PA Law

Jun
07
2019

Married Couple own business togetherPennsylvania law affords married business owners some valuable options for asset protection which are not broadly available in other jurisdictions across the country.

This protection stems from a joint property ownership concept referred to as “tenancy by the entireties.”  Under …

Posted in Legal Watch, Corporate

New Lawsuit Seeks to Level the Online Gaming Playing Field

Jun
07
2019

Gamer AgreementA recent lawsuit filed in California is taking the internet community by storm, and is sending shockwaves through the esports and online content creation industries.  The lawsuit involves a pro video gamer and his team, alleging that the Gamer Agreement …

Posted in Legal Watch, Corporate, Litigation

Kayleigh Cowser Will Teach Estates and Trusts Seminar

May
21
2019

Attorney Kayleigh Cowser will instruct the National Business Institute seminar, Estate Planning and Administration: The Complete Guide, on June 12 -13, 2019 at the SpringHill Suites Pittsburgh Southside Works.

Ms. Cowser is a member of the Estates and Trusts Practice …

Posted in Legal Watch, Estates and Trusts, Events