Monday, November 12, 2012
JabuAfrica is hosting their fall event this November at
Triton Brewing Company. After great event with Triton last
year, they have stepped up to host this year’s celebration.
The event will feature a full African market, and special guests
including musician, Stasia Demos Mills ....
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
How do you make traditional phone service and
client/relationship management software not only extremely
affordable but also innovative and fun? Give it to a couple of
Purdue student “geeks” and turn them loose on the business
world. Since 2007, Cameron Weeks and his business partner
Wednesday, January 11, 2012
This year's TechPoint Summit was filled with inspiring stories, new
ways to innovate and many developers reaching out with their
product and to others products as well. One positive side that
has arisen in response to the down turn of our economy is
the strong urge for new development and innovation...
Thursday, October 20, 2011
The Grand Opening of Triton Brewing Company took place over
Labor Day Weekend, 2011. Triton offers many
favorite beers from the Midwest including a unique
blend of their very own brewed beers. Triton beers that are
offered: Four Barrel Brown, Deadeye Stout, Rail Splitter IPA,
Field House Wheat, and...
Wednesday, September 14, 2011
The following is a guest post by a fellow Gravity Ventures member
and friend, Dr. Tony Ratliff:Learning to Pitch Before You Start
Raising Capital By Dr. Tony Ratliff It only took about six months
of deal flow and a handful of “pitches” before I realized that most
entrepreneurs are really, really bad...
Wednesday, August 10, 2011
I don't often re-post articles in full glory, but I couldn't resist
with this one. This is a great article from the OMMA (a
magazine of online media, marketing & advertising).
There are some great quotes from quite a few movers and
shakers in the Indiana technology area. As a technology...
Thursday, January 1, 1970
It is with deepest pride, and greatest pleasure, that I announce
the newest additions to Alerding Castor Hewitt LLP, attorneys Eric
Davis and J.R. Hensley. A welcome supplement to our business
law staff, Eric and J.R. will each provide new and unique functions
to the team.David Castor, a founding...
Tuesday, May 24, 2011
There is a new Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals opinion that is
likely to have a significant impact on SaaS providers. In
Digitech Computers, Inc. v. Trans-Care, Inc. (link here), the 7th
Circuit focuses on a SaaS agreement for Digitech to provide certain
management software licensing components...
Tuesday, May 10, 2011
On Friday, May 6th, Slingshot SEO announced in a meeting with
Governor Mitch Daniels and Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard that the
company will create up to 114 new jobs by 2013. As one of
Alerding Castor Hewitt's most beloved clients, we could not be more
thrilled to see how far the search engine...
Monday, June 6, 2011
the launch party on June 2nd, JabuAfrica has instilled their
mission, spirit, and passion in the community. The mission of
the nonprofit organization is to provide financial and emotional
aid to orphans and families who run orphanages throughout
Africa. JabuAfrica came...
Tuesday, April 19, 2011
All securities offerings fall into one of three
classes:1. Registered, 2.
Exempt, or 3. Illegal.Private offerings of
securities are just that – “private”. The key for any private
offering is that the offerer may only solicit investors through
private methods. There are all sorts of rules...
Tuesday, April 12, 2011
Very interesting article from CNet regarding the proposal to be
made by Senator Dick Durbin (D-Ill). The article can be found
here. Basic point of the article is that Senator Durbin
wants to add sales taxes to on-line sellers like Amazon and iTunes
(although I would note that I think iTunes...
Monday, March 7, 2011
It isn't often that business law firms have the opportunity to
really celebrate the success of clients. Typically, the day
to day is more about filing regulations with the SEC, setting up
corporations and the like with the IRS, and drafting contracts,
agreements and subscriptions. Always out to...
Monday, February 28, 2011
Agreement titles are funny things. In their best use they
quickly describe the general subject matter of the contract.
For most situations a simple title is helpful. E.g.,
"Services Agreement" helps differentiate between a contract for
services and one for goods. That is helpful. Many
Thursday, February 24, 2011
I've had several conversations with concerned entrepreneurs over
the last year about changes in the accredited investor standards
under the Dodd-Frank Act. In January the SEC proposed
amendments based on Dodd-Frank to the accredited investor standard
which subtracts the net equity value of an...
Monday, February 21, 2011
In the words of Schoolhouse Rock, “three” is the magic
number. That is not what I am talking about. Every
business model has some number milestone that must be met to ensure
a basic level of success for the business. This can be number
of customers, revenue, user seats, market share,...
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
The first caveat is that I'm sorry I haven't posted anything
recently. Work here at Alerding Castor Hewitt has been going
like gangbusters and yours truly has been up to his distinguished
eyeballs in work. Trust me, however, I'm now dutifully
committing myself to continue providing insight and...
Monday, December 20, 2010
Your friendly neighborhood litigation attorney at Alerding Castor
Hewitt, LLP with a final post for the year to all of our business,
Indiana internet litigation, and technology law clients.
Saturday, December 25th will no doubt be a date of celebration in
many homes. As you spend time with your...
Monday, November 29, 2010
I hope that you all had a thankful and fulfilling turkey day.
Your friendly neighborhood technology legal counsel stuffed
himself horrendously. But, I digress. I know that I owe
you all part 2 of my discussion of the legal landscape of corporate
blogging, and I promise that I will get that posted...