What you must know about conformed signatures

Electronic signatures facilitate rapid and efficient signing of documents, more commerce, and a great deal of flexibility to tailor tools and protocols across an organization. In recent years, the practice of and market for electronic signatures has exploded, and many technology analysts predict this trend will continue into the future.  The transition, however, has not…

Starting an eCommerce Business? Legal Issues to Watch.

eCommerce is the process of buying goods or services via the internet, and has become the most crowded business venture for start-up entrepreneurs. While the blueprint for starting an eCommerce website is seemingly straightforward, the industry’s takeover of more than three-quarters of retail growth has created demanding changes to legal regulations. In this post, we…

How a spouse’s bankruptcy impacts other lawsuits?

What happens the moment bankruptcy is filed?  Mayur Amin, J.D. Unless exempted by law, the filing of a bankruptcy petition will impose an automatic stay on any legal action against a debtor and his/her property. For purposes of this article, we will assume that the “debtor” filing for bankruptcy is going to be your spouse…

How to terminate your lease without a penalty (COVID-19 ed.)

You waited all your life, sat through decades and decades of school, and finally got to move into your dream apartment in your favorite city, NYC of course. Your job is reachable by subway or even by foot, your favorite restaurant is around the corner, and you’re living with your best friends. Life is great….