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How to Protect Your IP in P2P Alliances

Kumar Vinnakota, partner at Janik Vinnakota LLP, was recently quoted in an excellent article authored by Kris Blackmon and published at ChannelFutures.com. We’ve included below some of the quotes. Please visit the link at the bottom of this post to read the original article in its entirety. “The IP is the company’s first asset, so […]

Why You Should Hire an Entrepreneur Attorney Before Starting a Business

If you’ve decided to start a business, you’ve got a lot on your plate. However, before you make any big moves, you should find an entrepreneur attorney. Dallas, TX business owners, inventors, and startups can all benefit from bringing in legal experts. However, you don’t have to wait until your business is in full swing […]

Consider Startups

Investment planning is important. In order for individuals and families to ensure a reliable future in retirement, a robust investment portfolio is key. While the conventional wisdom in investment strategies typically encourages folks to build their portfolio around stability, there is a consideration that some either ignore or don’t know about. That consideration is investing […]

The Importance of Intellectual Property Licensing Services

Your business relies on intellectual property far more than you think. Every business has a reason – usually to make a profit from a product or service they sell. More often than not, this IP is a type of valuable knowledge. Of course, your business and the way you service your customers is also precious […]

Do You Need a Business Lawyer?

Most people think that lawyers are only necessary once you’ve already found yourself locked in a business deal. This misconception can lead to a failure to do your due diligence when entering into the business deal in the first instance to ensure that you and your business partners are protected before something goes wrong. Here are […]

Sean N. Hsu Joins Janik Vinnakota LLP As Partner

Attorney Sean N. Hsu, who specializes in intellectual property law and commercial litigation, has joined the law firm of Janik Vinnakota LLP as an equity partner. The addition of Mr. Hsu, an electrical engineer and licensed U.S. Patent Attorney, will add to the firm’s depth of talent in intellectual property law and providing legal assistance […]

Austin Startup Week

Janik Vinnakota LLP is proud to sponsor Austin Startup Week. Register for our session here: http://sched.co/8K5a

Janik Vinnakota LLP Lawyers Named Texas Super Lawyers and Rising Stars for 2016

(Dallas, TX)— Janik Vinnakota LLP Partner, Rajkumar Vinnakota, and Of Counsel, Brad T. Wyly, were selected to appear in Texas Super Lawyers magazine for 2016. Texas Super Lawyers recognizes the top 5% of lawyers in the state. Vinnakota, selected for intellectual property litigation, and Wyly, selected for personal injury litigation, will also be featured in […]

Federalizing Trade Secret Law – A Good Thing or Not?

The Defend Trade Secrets Act This past May, the Defend Trade Secrets Act (“DTSA”) was signed into law by President Obama. This was the culminating reality of a long effort by members of both political parties to ensure that full federal protection is provided for business trade secrets and intellectual property. Due to recent dramatic […]

Series LLC Formation

Some states have authorized the use of Series LLCs and Texas has joined those ranks. What is a Series LLC and how is it different that the traditional LLC, though? In short, a Series LLC allows for the formation of multiple sub-LLCs within the structure of a single LLC. In other words, each series of […]