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Small Business Insurance Saves the Day in Trademark Infringement Cases

19. February 2016 07:58
A kombucha business's trademark caught the ire of Barefoot Wines. General Liability can help small businesses defend themselves in a similar suit. [More]

4 Neat Things You Didn't Know about Small Business Insurance

15. January 2016 07:39
Small business insurance can do more than just cover your property and pay for customer injuries. It can also protect your business in these 4 ways. [More]

Three Cheers for the Travel Planning Startup that Dodged a Trademark Infringement Judgment

30. October 2015 08:01
Pinterest sued travel planning site Pintrips over trademark infringement, but the startup's documentation and strong defense allowed it to dodge a name change. [More]

Rangers Faux Pas Perfect Illustration of Why You Need a Social Media Policy

23. October 2015 07:55
The Texas Rangers' social media gaffe illustrates how employee social media use can tarnish a business's image. These tips can help you curb employee mistakes. [More]

$8.9 Million Award to Michael Jordan Shows the Value of Advertising Injuries

8. September 2015 07:37
Michael Jordan's lawsuit against Dominick's wasn't just a sweeping win for the basketball star – it's also a lesson in misappropriation for small-business owners. [More]

Under Armour Copyright Infringement Lawsuits: Probably Covered by General Liability

2. September 2015 07:32
Under Armour is suing a small business for using the word "armor" in its name. If you're faced with a similar suit, access to legal guidance may be a lifesaver. [More]

Court Ruling Means You Could Be Liable for Butt Dials

25. August 2015 08:02
A court ruled that a butt-dial call isn't a private conversation if the inadvertent dialer didn't lock their phone. These recorded calls can be used to support lawsuits. [More]

Backlash Illustrates the Dark Side of Social Media for Small Businesses

30. July 2015 07:54
Rachel Brown, a boutique owner, got a crash course in cultural sensitivity the hard way. Her mistakes can illustrate what not to do on social media. [More]

If You Like Bacon, You'll Love General Liability Insurance

28. July 2015 08:09
Purina is accused of false advertising because its iconic Beggin' Strips don't have much bacon in them. Hope the company has General Liability Insurance. [More]

Lower General Liability Insurance Renewals for Low-Risk Businesses

15. July 2015 08:07
Thanks to more competition in the liability insurance market, low-risk businesses may enjoy reduced premiums when it's time to renew their GL policies. [More]