Salesforce.com relinquishes Trademark application for “Social Enterprise”; What you Can Do to Protect a Phrase that Defines a Movement.
Language matters. Language is how we communicate, frame problems and seek their solutions, and otherwise interact...Continue Reading
I’ve recently come across a couple of interesting articles that I felt were worth sharing...Continue Reading
Capital and Control: The final two considerations for determining legal structure for your Social Enterprise.
You want to make a change with your new business venture and you’re ready to file...Continue Reading
The Latest on Washington State’s Social Purpose Corporation – Is Seattle the Capital for Social Entrepreneurship?
Over the course of my routine internet reading this past week, I came across a large...Continue Reading
I’m often asked: What’s the difference between a benefit corporation and a B-Corp, are they the...Continue Reading
Effective today, Washington will recognize a new corporate entity: the social purpose corporation. You can learn...Continue Reading
Are the managers of traditional corporations “really” required to maximize profits to shareholders? A review of eBay v. Craiglist et al, in the argument supporting “hybrid” social enterprises.
Over at her blog Razesquire, Karen Raz asked an interesting question summarized as follows: where in...Continue Reading
Why a start-up should use an attorney to help form their business structure from “This Week in Startups”
Here’s a question I often get: should I use an attorney when first form my company,...Continue Reading
As more and more states enact legislation authorizing Benefit Corporations, more questions will be asked about...Continue Reading
You’re fed up. There’s a social problem that you can’t stand. It seems imminently solvable if...Continue Reading