When do you bring an attorney into your franchise due diligence process? Joel Libava joins Jim Blasingame to reveal that the timing of when you bring an attorney into your franchise purchase process is important and the advice you should expect.
Patents cannot include natural processes. Joel Barker joins Jim Blasingame to report the Supreme Court upheld a challenge to a patent that included a process that is part of nature.
What is really behind the feel-good facade of Wal-Mart? Chuck Hood joins Jim Blasingame to discuss his disastrous experience as a Wal-Mart vendor and how it bullies vendors and suppliers.
What does “Made in America” really mean today? Alan Uke joins Jim Blasingame to discuss why product labeling should be changed to reflect the true origins of all product components and assembly.
Supplier diversity policies and laws can be good news for small business. Janet Christy joins Jim Blasingame to explain what supplier diversity policies and laws are and how small businesses can take advantage of them.
Have you ever been sued for not paying an employee what was promised? Tom Markel joins Jim Blasingame to explain the process he went through to answer an official compensation complaint by a former employee.
Crowdfunding sounds like a good idea, but what are the realities? Carol Roth joins Jim Blasingame to report on limitations of the crowdfunding provision of the JOBS Act and whether it will help small businesses.
Does President Obama have inside information on how the Supreme Court will decide ObamaCare? Grace-Marie Turner joins Jim Blasingame to discuss whether President Obama’s comments on the Supreme Court's hearings on ObamaCare indicate he knows their decision.
There is a reason capitalizing a small business is difficult - it's supposed to be. Cliff Ennico joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the crowdfunding elements of the JOBS Act and why it will be an advantage for some, but not for most small businesses.
Parts of the JOBS Act will be good for some larger small businesses, but not all. Cliff Ennico joins Jim Blasingame to report on the parts of the JOBS Act that will help larger small businesses raise capital.
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