Oct 25, 2017 By nwatson@helsell.com
From Helsell Fetterman Wine is a very fragile product that can be damaged by heat, light, physical damage to bottles, or even during the bottling process itself.  The damage suffered by a Washington cult winery during bottling underscores the importance of obtaining...
Aug 31, 2017 By nwatson@helsell.com
From Berman Fink Van Horn During an emergency, such as hurricane Harvey in Texas, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) puts Temporary Flight Restrictions (TFR’s) in place that prohibit flights of drones (manned or unmanned aircraft) within the geographic boundaries designated in the TFR.  Only specially...
Aug 23, 2017 By nwatson@helsell.com
From Berman Fink Van Horn At Berman Fink Van Horn P.C. we just completed a full-scale review of our Cyber Insurance Policy. We have had Cyber Insurance for a few years but our recent full-scale review was in part based on a meeting I...
Aug 1, 2017 By nwatson@helsell.com
From Berman Fink Van Horn A recent unpublished decision by the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals serves as a strong reminder of the importance of clear and complete terms of use for digital services, and presenting those terms to users early and...
Jul 28, 2017 By nwatson@helsell.com
From Berman Fink Van Horn On July 1, 2017, a new Georgia law, which amends both the Georgia Business Corporation Code and the Financial Institutions Code of Georgia, came into effect. The new law strengthens the business judgment rule applicable to officers...
Jul 25, 2017 By nwatson@helsell.com
From Berman Fink Van Horn Under Georgia law, certain relationships give rise to fiduciary duties on the part of individuals.  An individual with a fiduciary duty must exercise loyalty and utmost good faith towards the person to whom the duty is owed.  Certain employees...
Jul 14, 2017 By jberman@bfvlaw.com
We recently discussed the unsettled area of customer non-solicitation covenants in the age of social media, but what happens when an employer alleges that a former employee used social media specifically to target and recruit ex-colleagues?
Mar 13, 2017 By nwatson@helsell.com
While mail scams are not a new issue for businesses, more and more of our business and individual clients with federally registered trademarks have been asking us for advice on how to handle the numerous unsolicited letters and/or emails they have been...