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Nov 6, 2017

5 Necessary Competencies for Intellectual Property Management

By | 2017-11-09T12:09:28+00:00 November 6th, 2017|

UPDATE: We’re happy to report this post made the Texas Bar Today’s list of the Top 10 blog posts of the week.  An organization that has or uses intellectual property (IP), or is considering investing in a company that does so, should honestly asses its capability in five competency areas, in order to improve the [...]

Oct 9, 2017

5 (Nearly) Free Ways to Slash Your Risk of Being Hacked

By | 2017-10-06T14:39:00+00:00 October 9th, 2017|

You might think that good cybersecurity is expensive, and you would probably be correct – unless you can be smart about your efforts. Kelce Wilson Some good news here is that you can slash your likelihood of being hacked by following some simple ideas that should be free in most situations. There may [...]

Sep 26, 2017

SEC Reacts to Hurricane Harvey and Irma on Dual Fronts

By | 2017-09-25T16:23:41+00:00 September 26th, 2017|

In swift response to the widespread destruction and disorder caused by Hurricane Harvey and Irma, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is offering both regulatory relief and enforcement warnings.

Sep 7, 2017

Cybersecurity Regulations Are Ready for You, Even If You’re Not Ready for Them

By | 2017-09-08T16:21:13+00:00 September 7th, 2017|

On May 25, 2018, the new European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) takes effect. This makes significant changes to privacy and cybersecurity requirements applicable to companies that collect, process, or store any personally identifiable information of European Union (EU) citizens and residents – even if the processing and storage is done outside EU borders.

Aug 24, 2017

Working Smart: 3 Questions with Kelce Wilson

By | 2017-08-24T14:46:02+00:00 August 24th, 2017|

Kelce Wilson came to patent law by way of the U.S. military, where he tested defense systems for weaknesses that could be exploited by foreign actors. In a recent interview, Kelce talked to us about his experience, defending against cyberattacks, and what drew him to Grable Martin Fulton PLLC.

Aug 3, 2017

SEC Broadens Companies’ Rights to Submit Some Filings Privately

By | 2017-08-07T21:40:25+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|

UPDATE: We're happy to report this post made the Texas Bar Today's list of the Top 10 blog posts of the week.  A recent change by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission gives more companies the ability to submit some SEC filings privately – possibly reducing the risk of market-moving speculation and rumors. Sam [...]

Jul 20, 2017

C-Suite Alert: How Current Immigration Policies Are Impacting Corporate America

By | 2017-08-04T18:40:03+00:00 July 20th, 2017|

C-suite executives in tech and non-tech companies alike have been frantically calling on their in-house immigration experts in recent weeks, attempting to unpack the array of immigration changes that have made headlines and left companies worried about disruptions, both to their businesses and to their employees’ lives.