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Retail Law Advisor Blog

Articles: 1-10 of 57

To Tax or Not to Tax Internet Retailers, that is the Question

USA - April 26 2017 Since the dawn of the age of e-commerce, brick-and-mortar retailers have championed “the level playing field”. Their battle cry: Internet retailers…

Supreme Court Says ‘Give Me a ©’ to the Fashion Industry

USA - April 19 2017 A recent U.S. Supreme Court copyright decision analyzing cheerleader uniforms may have a profound impact on retailers, and on the fashion industry in…

The Rise of Concierge Retail

USA - April 12 2017 Retailers have always had to balance a number of different competing factors in order to stay competitive, including location, marketing and…

Tip Pooling by Restaurant Owners-Remains in Flux

USA - April 6 2017 Restaurant owners with tipped employees should take note of several recent court cases which may affect their ability to cause restaurant employees to…

End Of An Era Or Simply a Moment In Time?

USA - March 29 2017 What conclusions can we draw from the increasing vacancy rates in prime NYC retail real estate? A momentary blip? Something we’ve seen many times…

How Grocery Stores Are Starting to Cash in on the Blue Apron Trend

USA - March 22 2017 Boxed meal delivery services like Blue Apron and Plated have steadily risen in popularity since they entered the market in 2012. Meal kit delivery…

When in Rome: Our Take on the ICSC OAC (Open Air Summit)

USA - March 16 2017 We know from our high school history lessons that large scale public shopping centers have been around since the days of the Roman Empire, if not…

Copyright Compliance: (Re-)Register Your DMCA Agent in 2017 to Keep Your Website Docked in the Safe Harbor

USA - March 8 2017 The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) “safe harbor” provisions shield certain online service providers from copyright infringement liability…

Leveraging Digital Tech to Make Brick and Mortar Retail A Destination

USA - March 1 2017 With a growing percentage of retail sales shifting online, brick-and-mortar retailers are adopting novel approaches to enrich the experience of avisit…

The Ascendency of Accessibility: Surge in Website Lawsuits Continues

USA - February 22 2017 The proliferation of accessibility lawsuits under Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has not abated. It is well-documented that…