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Retail stores pay out millions to settle ZIP code lawsuits

In highly competitive markets, businesses have to diversify their marketing strategies, and to do that successfully you have to know your customers. These days many companies collect information about their customers, analyze the data, and develop an appropriate marketing strategy.

What are the respective roles of creditors and debtors in Chapter 11 bankruptcy?

Whether you're a business owner with heavy debt, a creditor seeking to collect, or a bankruptcy trustee, it is important to know how the Chapter 11 bankruptcy process works and how the case will be monitored by the court.

Safeway-Albertsons merger to be finalized

Back in August 2014 we discussed some of the details of a potential supermarket merger of Safeway and Albertsons. The deal was approved by shareholders last year, and more recently the merger was cleared by the Federal Trade Commission.

What are my legal options after a breach of contract?

If you or another party has breached a contract, then it must be determined whether the breach is material or immaterial in order to determine the appropriate remedy. An immaterial breach typically involves a minor error that results in little if any actual harm. A material breach undermines the purpose of the contract and may lead to damages being paid by the breaching party.

What are my trademark rights in California?

Businesses use trademarks to brand products and services, build consumer confidence, and eliminate confusion about the source of goods and services. Trademark or servicemark infringement can result in the costly confusion of your product or service with another.

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