What Is Intellectual Property Theft And How Is It Prosecuted?

Intellectual property theft has grown exponentially because of the availability of protected materials on the internet. The problem is magnified because of the widespread distribution of materials by agents located in countries that don't enforce international intellectual property laws. However widespread the problem has become, intellectual property law is not a new concept. During colonial times, book publishers in England sought legal action against those in the united States for printing and selling books to which they owned the rights. [Read More]

Chapter 11 & 12 Bankruptcies: Are They For You?

Even though your bankruptcy case will most likely fall under a Chapter 7 or 13 rubric, there are a couple of other options. So, before you make up your mind to file under one of these, you should know about all alternatives and understand when filing under Chapter 11 or 12 may be right for you.  Chapter 11 For Large Reorganizations If you don't qualify for Chapter 13, but have a great deal of assets that you want to continue to control, ask your bankruptcy attorney about Chapter 11. [Read More]