Peter Smith

Washington Privacy Act – Not Quite Yet

Over the past several weeks, there has been debate about whether Washington state lawmakers would pass legislation known as the Washington Privacy Act (“WPA”). The WPA mimicked concepts of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) and California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”). Like the GDPR and CCPA, the primary goal of the WPA was to give …

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Congratulations Peter Smith!

Apex Law Group’s Peter Smith has been named to the 2017 Washington Rising Stars list for the third year in a row! He was recognized for his work in business/corporate Law. Super Lawyers is a rating service which recognizes attorneys for their professional achievements. Every year, Super Lawyers releases the Rising Stars List following a …

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Important Provisions for LLC Operating Agreements

In our day-to-day practice, we see a lot of Limited Liability Companies that have been formed online or through the purchase of a package of documents. It is understandable as these outlets often provide a cheaper and faster road to incorporation than using the more traditional law firm approach. The primary issue that I have …

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The Overview Effect and Social Impact

Often – I find that the best ways of understanding and explaining social entrepreneurship comes from examples outside of the legal and/or start-up worlds.   This time, however, I found an interesting analogy that is quite literally out of this world.  It came in the form of the concept of “The Overview Effect.”  First identified by …

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Kickstarter and Scam Artists

The concept of crowdfunding is very intriguing to me.  The idea that a young company could utilize a tool such as Kickstarter to fund a new venture, thus avoiding the costly and difficult prospect of acquiring traditional venture capital, is exciting.  Indeed sites that help small businesses acquire funding have started to carve out a …

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The Recipe for Social Entrepreneurship – Love of Jojo’s Sriracha Sauce

In our day-to-day practice at Apex Law, we are lucky enough to come into contact with many social entrepreneurs who are seeking advice on how to structure and implement their socially motivated business.  Now, generally, this conversation starts with a discussion of what business entity is best suited for a particular venture.  Should it be …

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iSpot.tv Article on Techcrunch.com

Interesting article today on techcrunch.com about Apex Law client iSpot.tv and what they have been up to for the past year.   Today marks iSpot.tv’s launch date as services are now available.  Here’s a piece of the article illuminating the business model:   Using proprietary audio and video fingerprinting technology, the company extracts product advertisements, …

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Professional Practice Buyouts for New Practitioners – Have Patience.

(Recently Apex Law has been working more and more with professional service providers seeking to sell their practices and/or transition into retirement.  Here is the second in a series of posts passing along some of the knowledge that we have obtained in that process) As we covered in our first post regarding professional practice buyouts, …

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With Practice Transitions – Think Like a Lender

(Recently Apex Law has been working more and more with professional service providers seeking to sell their practices and/or transition into retirement.  Here is the first in a series of posts passing along some of the knowledge that we have obtained in that process) As more and more dental and other professionals reach retirement age …

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Nonprofit vs. Tax-Exempt – Examining the Differences

A lot of clients and prospective clients come into meet with us here at Apex Law, and express some confusion over the difference between being a not for profit corporation, and a tax-exempt organization.  There is a perception out there that the two concepts are one in the same, when in fact they are much …

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