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Florida Brewing Company Sues Another Over Similar Packaging

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Trademark and copyright infringement are issues that many businesses face. Even if they sell a product that is obviously different from a competitor, they can be sued over their marketing strategies. Using packaging that is similar to that of a competitor can be grounds for a lawsuit. Entrepreneurs want to protect their products and… Read More »

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Commercial Retail Leasing Strong in South Florida

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Brick and mortar stores often cannot compete with the convenience and pricing of online retailers. As a result, even many top retailers have had to close down in recent years. A dozen retailers went bankrupt in 2018, including Mattress Firm, Rockport, Brookstone, Nine West and Claire’s. However, this has not stopped commercial retail leasing… Read More »

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Buying a Domain Name? Follow These Tips

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Advertising is the heart of every business, and the best way to advertise nowadays is to have a solid online presence. This involves an attractive website, but the first step is procuring a domain name. You’ve probably had trouble with a company’s website at some point or another. Is it .com or .net? Does… Read More »

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Hairstylist in Violation of Non-Compete Agreement, According to Beauty Spa

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In the past, non-compete agreements were exclusively used in the technology industry as well as for high-paying executive positions. Nowadays, they are used in nearly all industries, even low-paying ones. Hairstylists are even subject to them, and it’s causing a multitude of problems. A health and beauty spa is taking their case to court,… Read More »

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Florida Bar Loses Liquor License After Brawl

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Many people enjoy having a drink in the evenings and on weekends, especially after a stressful week dealing with work or personal issues. In order to serve alcohol in Florida, an establishment needs to have a liquor license. Getting a liquor license in Florida is challenging because supply is limited. Once you have a… Read More »

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Glory Days Grill Franchise Expands in Florida

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Florida is home to many business opportunities. Florida has many residents and tourists, and people love to eat, so many restaurants thrive in the Sunshine State. One that has recently expanded is Glory Days Grill. The sports-themed restaurant recently opened its 10th location in the state. The first Florida location opened in New Tampa… Read More »

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Tory Burch Receives Partial Judgment in Copyright Infringement Case

By Godfrey Legal |

High-end fashion designers often have to deal with counterfeits and knockoffs. Many people want to profit from selling purses, clothes and other products that are high in demand. These actions, however, are considered copyright infringement and can lead to legal trouble. High-end fashion company Tory Burch recently sued a woman who had engaged in… Read More »

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Understanding Force Majeure in the Construction Industry

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In the construction industry, it seems as though no project ever gets done on time. Something always comes up. There are money issues, health problems and supply issues that tend to cause delays. Contractors often have issues hiring and keeping qualified employees. The client makes changes and causes delays. This can cause a project… Read More »

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Woof Gang Bakery to Expand Throughout Florida, Other States in 2019

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Let’s face it—many of us consider our pets as our family. Everywhere we go, we see people and their dogs in cars, in grocery stores, in parks and everywhere in between. Pets tend to dominate our lives and as such, they have become a huge part of the retail industry. While most everyone is… Read More »

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Weather Impacting Florida Real Estate Market

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In many places, the economy is good and the real estate market is booming. Houses are selling for half a million dollars or more. If you’re looking to buy commercial real estate in Florida, though, be warned: the weather may be working against you. Entrepreneurs are flocking to South Florida to take advantage of… Read More »

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