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The Two Contracts Every Freelancer Needs

As a freelancer, you are more likely to succeed if you have a good set of contract templates to use with clients and subcontractors. In this post, we'll look at the two most important contracts every Kansas City freelancer should have in their freelancer contract library: a Client Agreement & a Subcontractor Agreement. Client Agreement When [...]

By | December 2nd, 2016|Contracts, Employees/Contractors, Freelancers|

A Lesson From HBO’s Westworld: Are You Stuck in a Loop?

In this week's episode of HBO's new series Westworld, Dr. Ford said: "We [humans] live in loops as tight and as closed as the hosts do; seldom questioning our choices, content for the most part to be told what to do next." (Hover here if you are not familiar with the show.) It's True: [...]

By | November 23rd, 2016|Opinion|

Lawyers Changing the World: Legal Technology Laboratory (LTL) Prototype Jam

I was lucky to attend the Legal Technology Laboratory (LTL) Prototype Jam today at the UMKC School of Law and the Regnier Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation to hear about various projects in the legal tech space. The people (lawyers, developers, entrepreneurs, and more) behind these projects are doing great things and will no doubt change [...]

By | November 12th, 2016|Legal Tech, News & Events, Opinion|

Guest Article in Startland News: Alternatives to Non-Compete Agreements

Non-compete agreements have both positive and negative consequences. On the one hand, they protect employers from competition and help to prevent disclosure of confidential information. Additionally, they can promote work force training and innovation. But on the other hand, they can have very negative impacts to wages, labor mobility, and local economies. Our recent [...]

By | October 10th, 2016|Employees/Contractors, Small Business, Startups|