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Key Difference Between US and Canadian Cannabis Legalization That Franchisors Need to Know

By |August 13th, 2018|Categories: AEGIS News, General Corporate, Startup Advice, Uncategorized, Venture Investing, Venture Law|

On June 19, 2018, Canada became the second country in history to legalize recreational marijuana federally. This puts Canada at [...]

How Should the Fed Handle Marijuana Businesses?

By |July 20th, 2018|Categories: AEGIS News, General Corporate, Uncategorized, Venture Investing, Venture Law|

Marijuana growers and dispensaries will remain in a legal haze of confusion, after the Federal Reserve Chair announced that the [...]

Accusations of Bitcoin Manipulation: What Blockchain Entrepreneurs Need to Know

By |July 20th, 2018|Categories: AEGIS News, General Corporate, Uncategorized, Venture Investing, Venture Law|

In June 2018, University of Texas researchers shed light on what may be the true reason behind the remarkable bull [...]

Wild and Creative Ways Entrepreneurs Are Using Blockchain Technology

By |July 9th, 2018|Categories: AEGIS News, General Corporate, Venture Law|

Blockchain technology has exploded over the past several years, and it’s gone way beyond use as the system underlying cryptocurrency [...]

How and Why to Create Readable Legal Documents for Your Start-Up

By |May 8th, 2018|Categories: AEGIS News, General Corporate, Startup Advice, Venture Law|

The definition of legalese—“the specialized language of the legal profession”—may make for the good set-up to a punchline, but there’s [...]

Blockchain Basics—Everything You Need to Know about Blockchain (Part 2)

By |April 22nd, 2018|Categories: AEGIS News, General Corporate, Startup Advice, Venture Investing, Venture Law|

This is the second in a two-part series about blockchain basics. Get ready for the revolution. If you think the [...]

Blockchain Basics—Everything You Need to Know about Blockchain (Part 1)

By |April 21st, 2018|Categories: AEGIS News, General Corporate, Startup Advice, Venture Investing, Venture Law|

The buzz around Bitcoin and blockchain rivals that of talk about the world wide web decades ago. Yet it’s not [...]

How Your Business Can Handle Changes in Marijuana Law in 2018

By |March 22nd, 2018|Categories: AEGIS News, General Corporate, Startup Advice, Venture Law|

All businesses must continually adapt to new legislation, but marijuana businesses have to be especially vigilant, with legality of their [...]

5 Myths About Blockchain and Startups

By |February 22nd, 2018|Categories: AEGIS News, General Corporate, Startup Advice, Venture Law|

There is so much hype about blockchain that it can seem like a magic pill for any startup. For sure, [...]

The AEGIS Podcast: Avoiding Tax Minefields When Paying Employees Equity, Interview with Robert Gold

By |April 18th, 2017|Categories: AEGIS News, General Corporate, Legal, Podcast, Startup Advice, Tax, Venture Investing, Venture Law|Tags: , |

Many early stage companies use alternative economics - often equity - to bridge the gap between what they can afford [...]