Legal Category

April 4, 2019

Startup Law A to Z: Regulatory Compliance

Startups are but one species in a complex regulatory and public policy ecosystem. This ecosystem is larger and more powerfully dynamic than many founders appreciate, with distinct yet overlapping laws at the federal, state and local/city levels, all set against a vast array of public and private interests. Where startup founders see opportunity for disruption […]

April 2, 2019

500% Loans and Confession of Judgment

If you’re running a small business in America and you need to borrow money, you may be forced to sign a “Confession of Judgment” – an obscure legal document that gives your lender the right to seize your assets with no trial or …