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Mar 30, 2016

Getting Your Startup off the Ground: 10 Tips to Avoid Crashing and Burning

A lot of startups come to us with part of their plan already in place, having taken the initiative and done things themselves. This is great in theory, as every cent counts when trying to launch a lean startup for success. However, sometimes this inadvertently leads to other problems that can become major setbacks in practice, both in the short and long term. Whether it’s a tax sting or the winding up of a company, unless you’re on the right footing from the get go, if a problem doesn’t destroy the business outright, it may have the potential to do so through the professional fees you’ll have to incur in fixing it. We thought we would share a [...]

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Nov 4, 2014

What’s In A Name – Trademarks & Digital Marketing

Note: This is a general commentary on recent cases in Trademark Law, Digital Marketing and Domains, it does not take into account your situation, location or local laws and cannot be relied upon and is not legal advice. Please seek specific legal advice for your particular situation.

The author will offer any Startup88.com reader 30 minutes introductory meeting to discuss your specific requirements, you can contact him via the links at the end of the story.

Introduction

In this digital age, businesses, and particularly start-ups, are turning more frequently to digital marketing, owing to its relatively cheap cost, DIY options, potentially superior accountability and [...]

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Oct 1, 2014

Raise Your Weapon – Deadmau5 vs. Disney – Startups Should Protect Their Trademarks Before They Get Traction

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Guest Post: Dominic Green is the Principal of Green & Associates Solicitors – You can connect via his Linkedin Profile or Startups can fill out the form at the bottom of the page for a free 30 minute introductory  consultation.

The Dispute – Taking the Mickey

For those who don’t know, Deadmau5 (pronounced “dead mouse”) – a Canadian DJ of superstardom status – is perhaps the most successful electronic dance music act on the current global stage.

He rose to fame for ground-­‐‑breaking dance floor hits such as ‘Raise Your Weapon’, which have undoubtedly contributed to the financial success of his brand, in light of [...]

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