Let us be the first to wish you an early Happy World IP Day.
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Let us be the first to wish you an early Happy World IP Day. In this month's issue, we'll revisit our top blogs for March, highlight our featured partner, and let you know about the upcoming Evolve Law events you can find us at. We're also gearing up for the return of Silicon Valley at the end of the month by offering our free ebook of lessons learned from the first two seasons.
The Traklight Team
Top Blogs This Month
Sixty Days to Launch: Are You Ready?
Much has been written about equity crowdfunding over the years, a lot by Traklight. We even have a trademarked slogan, Practice Safe Crowdfunding® and a five part series about the topic. In the past year or so, we have not written much because the final rules were trapped with the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC). But all that changes in sixty days on May 16, 2016 when federal equity crowdfunding funding (Title III) becomes legal. Read more
Legal Innovation: Trends & Ethics from Different Perspectives
Our most recent event was also the first in what is partially the hometown of Evolve Law. Our February 18 event "Legal Innovation: trends & Ethics from Different Perspectives" was hosted by Evolve Law members Ipro Tech in Phoenix. The evening's panel was moderated by Kim Taylor, CEO and President of Ipro Tech, and featured Josh King, General Counsel at Avvo; Maria Speth, Shareholder at Jaburg Wilk; Marc Chelsey, CEO of BMD Advisers; and Tighe Wilhelmy, VP Business Development at Local Lawyer Guide. Read more
Cognate is the common law trademark registry. Cognate lets you document your trademark rights much cheaper and much faster than the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. They then help you get found in professional trademark searches to help you avoid infringement, rebranding, and maybe even lawsuits. To learn more, visit the Cognate website.
Evolve Law is holding its first members-only Mastermind Talk on April 5 on the topic of Marketing. Led by our own Mary Juetten and Frankie Mohylsky of Cicayda, it will be an informative discussion of marketing in the legal tech industry.
Just in time for World IP Day come the return of one of our favorite shows on television right now, Silicon Valley. In anticipation of the Season 3 premiere on April 24, why not give our ebook on Silicon Valley a read? It's full of top tips and plot points to get you caught up on the first two seasons. You can download it here.