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Crowdfunding the Future

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It’s Innovation Month here at LegalZoom and we’re exploring a range of themes around the concept of innovation. When it comes to finding money to launch a great product or idea, gone are the days of begging for money from traditional sources. While banks, friends and family still provide support to many fledgling businesses, some […]

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Written by Bilal Kaiser

June 20th, 2014 at 8:32 am

Crowdfunding Your Beer

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It’s no secret that people like beer. Apparently sour beers are becoming a big thing now too. Some are tart like a raspberry or strawberry, and others are dry like Champagne. The creativity of American craft breweries is fueling these new tastes. Craft brews are not only for drinking either. Some home cooks are even using […]

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Written by Lisa C. Johnson, Esq.

October 31st, 2013 at 9:24 am

Funding Successful! How To Raise Funds with Kickstarter

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One common mistake made by new product developers is to spend a lot of money before they know there will be a demand for the product. Yet how do you demonstrate demand before spending money on things like design, tooling, patents, trademarks, and the myriad other costs associated with getting a product ready to sell? […]

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Written by Kevin Prince, Reg. Patent Agent

May 21st, 2012 at 5:24 am