Two Lessons from a Failed Kickstarter Project

5 years ago

It’s every entrepreneur’s dream: come up with a great product idea, make a pledge on Kickstarter, and then raise 3.5 times your goal. Sounds awesome, right? Most of the ...

What are the advantages of a Louisiana B-Corp?

5 years ago

I’ve written about Louisiana Benefit Corporations before, and recently I had the opportunity to look at the business structure more in-depth. At this point, there are really only two ...

Food Trucks, Trademarks, and 80’s Rock

5 years ago

If you follow my posts here on SBN, you probably know that I love to write about food trucks and trademarks. This month, I get to report on a ...

The New Orleans Food Truck Symposium

5 years ago

My column on Silicon Bayou New generally provides a nugget of legal knowledge for your startup. This week I’ll deviate from that tradition and focus on one of my ...

Protecting Your Ideas

5 years ago

Last week, I spoke with a client who had discussed the new book she was working on with a “friend.” That friend then took the idea, and discussed it ...

What is an S-Corp?

6 years ago

I often get questions about S-Corps when discussing new business formation with clients. An S-Corp isn’t actually an entity choice, it’s a tax classification. When you create a new ...

6 Tips for Drafting a Social Media Policy

6 years ago

Megan Hargroder recently wrote a piece for Silicon Bayou on Finding a social media manager within your company. I was happy to see that she promoted the need for ...