What is Private Placement?

What is Private Placement?

Private placement, also commonly referred to as an unregistered offering, involves company equity being bought and sold to investors who are part of a limited group. That equity can then be sold as bonds, stocks, and other types of securities. Typically, an IPO will...
What is a Patent License?

What is a Patent License?

Generally defined, a patent license is an agreement between the owner of a patent and a licensee to transfer interest in a patent for the licensee to benefit from and enforce all intellectual property rights. The patent owner will be able to license or transfer all...
Why Austin Startups Succeed

Why Austin Startups Succeed

You may have heard it from various places such as Inc., Forbes, and more that Austin is a great place to live and launch your startup. What exactly is it that makes Austin startups succeed so well compared to other cities? If you have a startup and don’t know...
Common Legal Concerns for Small Business Lawyers in Austin

Common Legal Concerns for Small Business Lawyers in Austin

Having a small business is a dream come true for many people, and it is important to protect that dream once you have it. Many small business owners come to lawyers for guidance on what to do in certain situations and legal trouble. Many more business owners hire...
Technology and Law: Secrets an Angel Investor Attorney Knows

Technology and Law: Secrets an Angel Investor Attorney Knows

When students at the University of Texas at Austin released a new academic journal, it got many people thinking about the different ways technology and law interact. The journal is called called The Journal of Law and Technology at Texas (JOLTT) and talks in depth...
Big Businesses in Austin that Started Small, Until They Got a Lawyer

Big Businesses in Austin that Started Small, Until They Got a Lawyer

Most big Austin businesses, when planning to expand, end up needing an Austin business lawyer for one reason or another during that expansion period and onward. When a business become big enough to reach Forbes or become household, even if it’s a local...