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Testing a New Franchise Concept
  • LeClairRyan
  • USA
  • March 16 2017

One of the toughest challenges an aspiring franchisor may face is selling its first franchise. Who would take the risk of buying a franchise from a


Can an Intended (and Disappointed) Beneficiary Still Sue a Will’s Drafter?: The General Assembly of Virginia Enacts a Statutory Fix to the Thorsen Decision
  • LeClairRyan
  • USA
  • March 16 2017

Back in the summer I wrote a post discussing the impacts of the Thorsen decision by the Supreme Court of Virginia. In Thorsen, a testator wanted to


Stuck at Home: IRS Can Revoke Passports Even for Work Travel
  • LeClairRyan
  • USA
  • March 15 2017

Employers who have employees who travel internationally for business should alert their employees about new IRS procedures concerning passports. If


Autonomous Vehicles: A Regulatory Perspective
  • LeClairRyan
  • USA
  • March 7 2017

The coming innovation of autonomous vehicles (i.e. Self-driving cars) has been covered pretty widely in the news over the past 18-24 months. Not long


Oral Contracts to Make Wills
  • LeClairRyan
  • USA
  • February 27 2017

The vast majority of people have no idea that Virginia law recognizes oral contracts to make a will. As a result, people often miss out on asserting


Cyber Security and Social Engineering: A Big Low Tech Problem
  • LeClairRyan
  • Global
  • February 27 2017

Headline-grabbing cyber hacks of email accounts belonging to celebrities, corporations, government officials and political campaigns are becoming the


The Anthem Breach - A Retrospective (Part II)
  • LeClairRyan
  • USA
  • February 14 2017

We published Part I of our “Anthem Breach Retrospective” in January 2017. Coincidentally, at around the same time several plaintiffs in one of the


ISO’s Privacy Standard for Cloud Service Providers
  • LeClairRyan
  • USA
  • February 7 2017

In July 2014, the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) issued a new security


There’s No ‘I’ in ‘Lease’
  • LeClairRyan
  • USA
  • February 2 2017

Newark, NJA perennial truth about commercial real estate is that it is a relationship-driven business. In today’s hyper-competitive environment


Trademarks & Small Businesses
  • LeClairRyan
  • USA
  • February 1 2017

You may think trademarks are not an issue for your small business. After all, only larger businesses can afford to own and promote brand names. In