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December 4, 2015

The growing business law firm of was recently granted injunctive relief on behalf of its computer consulting company client against a former employee.

 

In an action for injunctive relief and to recover damages, managing partner David Rubenstein successfully obtained an...

November 19, 2015

 

The Schick razor company recently complained to the National Advertising Division (an ad industry regulatory body administered by the Better Business Bureau) about ads created by the Dollar Shave Club. Schick believed the ads accused name-brand razor companies of enga...

November 12, 2015

 

To keep our clients and friends abreast of how we help our clients, below is a recent example:

Acting in a General Counsel capacity, Rubenstein Business Law (RBL) recently saved one of its clients over 30% in business insurance premiums. 

In the course of performing...

November 5, 2015

 

The U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision extending same-sex marriage to every state will have a big effect on many employee benefit programs.

 

Prior to the ruling, most states (and the federal government) recognized same-sex marriage. If all of your employees live in s...

October 29, 2015

 

A company called Multi Time Machine makes high-end military-style watches. It refuses to sell them on Amazon. If you search for the company's watches on Amazon, you'll get a long list of competing watches. 

 

Is this illegal?

 

Possibly, according to a federal appeals cou...

October 22, 2015

 

The law is just beginning to catch up with all the social media issues that are impacting businesses. 

 

In the first installment we outlined potential issues for businesses, below are a few additional concerns.

 

Do you retweet or otherwise pass along customers’ soc...

October 15, 2015

 

To keep our clients and friends abreast of how we help our clients, below is a recent example:
 

One of the ways Rubenstein Business Law (RBL) protects its clients is to think outside the box for solving their legal problems. Recently, RBL represented a New Jersey hom...

October 8, 2015

 

Social media is a relatively new field, and the law is just beginning to catch up with all the issues that are being raised for businesses.

 

Here’s a quick checklist of concerns. It’s by no means exhaustive, which is why a thorough legal review of a company’s social me...

September 24, 2015

If salespeople connect with their business contacts on LinkedIn or another social media site, can they take that information with them when they leave the company? Maybe not, according to a federal court in California.

 

David Oakes worked for six years as a salesman for...

September 17, 2015

If you've put a lot of time and money into designing a distinctive website or online store, and a competitor comes along and copies your site's look, can you sue?

 

Yes, according to a federal court in California. The "look and feel" of a website is protected by the trad...