yber-attacks have become so common that rarely a day passes without hearing one. Cyber incidents threaten the information security of many organizations. Many industries are in no doubt that cyber-attacks will occur. In fact, the worry that people have is when the threats will happen. But it is wise to respond swiftly and thoroughly when there is a cyber-incident to eliminate … [Read more...] about Collaboration Between Legal and Incident Response Teams
Antitrust law (or competition law) is a law that prevents businesses from using their power in a market to act in ways that might harm consumers to limit their choices, raise prices, and create barriers to entry. The United States Department of Justice enforces antitrust laws. The law exists to promote policies of fair competition in the domestic marketplace. The laws … [Read more...] about Want To Know a Little More About US Antitrust Law?
Intellectual property (IP) is an issue that most businesses face yet don't know what to do about. Every business at least owns its own name for its market, but not all businesses understand the trademark process. Just like many published blogs contain copyrighted material that is never registered with the Library of Congress. Countless inventions go unrewarded due to not … [Read more...] about Take Steps to Protect your Intellectual Property
The Do's and Don'ts of Posting On Social Media When You Are In Law School You are not a kid anymore. College is a time when you grow up fast. There are different rules that apply to students in college when you post online. Here is a hint: Privacy is a thing of the past. You may have set your social media presence to private, but chances are at least one of your posts will go … [Read more...] about Social Media Tip for Law Students
What exclusive powers does an attorney have? It's an interesting question, and it has been the subject of a number of intense controversies over the years. Why should an attorney have exclusive powers? Is there something special about an attorney? If so, why? Why does society confer special authority to someone just because we call them a lawyer? Why are they called that in the … [Read more...] about Things You Should Know About Offering Legal Advice