Businesses often believe that simply having a patent is enough to offer complete protection against patent infringement. Unfortunately, it’s never that easy. Very often, even with large corporations like Apple and Samsung, patents are threatened and infringed upon. So the question is always: whats patent infringement? Patent infringement occurs when another company infringes on your patents.
In defamation cases, the plaintiffs alleges that they suffered harm from the libelous or slanderous actions of another party. They are trying to quantify this harm, in the form of damages. These damages are divided into two types: special damages, and damages not capable of being calculated exactly. Special Damages Special damages are damages that
In 2009, the US government created the Making Home Affordable program, which helps homeowners stay in their homes and help them avoid foreclosures. The goal of this program was to incentivize lenders, and brokers, to modify homeowner loans in order to make payment more affordable. HAMP Eligibility You may be eligible for HAMP if all
It’s rare to find a tenant whose never had problems paying rent on time, every single month – without any errors. Sometimes, tenants are unable to pay at all, or cannot pay the full amount. If you’re a tenant of ethics and who has a reputation for being a good tenant, most of the time
Companies like Amazon have changed how companies do business. These companies have drastically changed our understanding of sales tax regulations. If your company does business in the state of Arizona, you have to be aware of the fact that Arizona has an Internet Sales Tax. This concept is a matter of debate, on both
Putting aside the religious and semantic connotation of marriage – theres no denying the fact that marriage grants many benefits, including certain rights and benefits – legally. These benefits can vary state to state. Below are some of the benefits. Tax Benefits You can file a joint income tax return with the IRS You can
Today we’re doing a FAQ session with the law offices of Greg Baumgartner, a personal injury law firm based in Texas that specializes in truck accident claims. -Auto accidents involved trucks, can result in major injuries, and often result in death. Out of all the different types of auto accidents, those involving trucks are often
If you have property, or valuable assets, then having a will is highly suggested. Having a will, is a way to ensure that you get to decide who gets your assets and property – when you die. Without a will, the government may be the party responsible for deciding who gets your property and assets.
As a result of the federal Affordable Care Act, the number of Medicaid beneficiaries continues to increase. Along with the increase in Medicaid beneficiaries and increases in health care costs has come an increased level of scrutiny by the New York state government and the federal government to identify providers who are committing Medicaid fraud.
Before you decide on creating a business – it’s best to learn about all the various business structures available to you. You need to know what the options are – available to you, and the pros and cons of each of these structures. Below is a basic summary of all the different ways you can