EmergingCompanies

Taylor English’s unique model allows us to be an efficient and responsive partner. As a value-driven and entrepreneurial law firm, our team members bring an unparalleled depth of knowledge and background to support all of your legal needs. Our firm includes attorneys with decades of experience in private equity, venture capital investments, start-ups, intellectual property and more.

Services

With an eye on your business outcomes and goals, we serve as a strategic advisor to help you achieve long-term success through the following services:

  • Corporate Structure
  • Data Security and Privacy
  • Employment
  • Intellectual Property

Emerging Company Support

We provide nimble and holistic guidance to emerging companies across all phases, including launch, funding, growth, acquisition and sales. Entrepreneurs seek our insights on a range of aspects, from early-stage formation, seed and angel rounds of equity financing to IP protection and employee compensation. For later stage growth company clients, we counsel on venture capital and private equity/debt transactions, tax credit financing and strategic acquisitions.

Insights

INSIGHT

Trade Secrets: the Increasingly Valuable IP That Many Manufacturers Forget About

2022

Many people know, or at least have heard of, the main types of intellectual property: patents, trademarks, and copyrights. Often…

Read More
INSIGHT

Executive Spotlight Series | Taylor English’s Allen Nelson

2021

Allen W. Nelson is co-founder of t|e General Counsel at Taylor English, a fractional general counsel practice. t|e General Counsel…

Read More
INSIGHT

A Top Lawyer’s Advice On The Six Things Every Startup Needs to Know About Hiring

2019

In an article published by Forbes, attorney Jonathan Wilson explains six things that a startup needs to know about hiring. Mr. Wilson…

Read More
INSIGHT

Ring Video Doorbell Evidence Shared with Police Without User Consent

2022

In one of many examples of everyday privacy issues that seem to be rising to the top of consumer and lawmaker concerns, Ring doorbells…

Read More
INSIGHT

Interview with FinCEN Report Company

2022

It was a pleasure to speak last week with John Ray of Business Radio-X about FinCEN Report Company.   I co-founded FinCEN Report Company,…

Read More
INSIGHT

Who is Your Company Applicant?

2022

The Corporate Transparency Act (CTA) will require each reporting company to include the PII of each of its beneficial owners and company…

Read More
INSIGHT

Conversations with TED: The Corporate Transparency Act

2022

In this episode of Conversations with TED, we address the importance of the Corporate Transparency Act (CTA). Adopted in December of 2020…

Read More
INSIGHT

“The Corporate Transparency Act: What to do Now,” Thomson Reuters West LegalEdcenter

2022

Please join me at 12:00 pm ET on August 18, 2022 for a West Legal presentation on “The Corporate Transparency Act: What to do Now.”…

Read More
INSIGHT

Canada and India: The Next Privacy Frontiers

2022

Both Canada and India are working on proposed national privacy law upgrades that would bring their country-wide frameworks closer to that…

Read More
INSIGHT

My Lawyer is Dead: Now What Do I Do?

2022

One of the nagging unresolved problems in FinCEN’s draft regulations to implement the Corporate Transparency Act (the “CTA”), is the rule…

Read More
INSIGHT

Taylor English Partner Gerald Kline Defeats Securities and Exchange Commission Emergency Motion

2021

Taylor English Duma LLP Partner Gerald Kline has defeated an emergency motion by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to appoint…

Read More
INSIGHT

Dissolution and the Corporate Transparency Act

2022

An alert participant in a recent seminar asked about the filing obligation under the Corporate Transparency Act for an entity that is…

Read More
INSIGHT

Is Your Company Prepared to file a Beneficial Ownership Report?

2022

Now that FinCEN has published its proposed regulations to implement the Corporate Transparency Act, company owners should be asking…

Read More
INSIGHT

Italy Fines Employer for Privacy Violation Related to Former Employee’s Company Laptop

2022

In a case with potential implications for many employers, Italy’s data regulator has fined an Italian employer for failing to notify a…

Read More
INSIGHT

Bad Company: Status of the Anesthesia “Company Model” in Georgia

2019

The so-called “Company Model” for providing anesthesia services at ambulatory surgery centers (“ASC’s”), modern health care facilities…

Read More
INSIGHT

Trade in Medical Location Data May Be “Unfair Practice”

2022

The fall-out from the US Supreme Court’s Dobbs decision in June has only just started, but it promises to bring changes to the private…

Read More
INSIGHT

CTA Exemptions – Bank Holding Companies

2022

23 separate CTA exemptions that relieve exempt companies from the duty to file under the CTA is for depository institution holding…

Read More
INSIGHT

Facial Recognition Company Fined for Privacy Violations Again

2022

Clearview AI is back in the privacy headlines, this time for a large fine (about $10M) in the UK for building a database of 20B personal…

Read More
INSIGHT

Is Your Company Exempt from the CTA?

2022

The Corporate Transparency Act (CTA) requires companies in the U.S. to file a beneficial ownership with FinCEN. The beneficial ownership…

Read More
INSIGHT

New EU Office to Open in … Silicon Valley?

2022

A prominent EU regulator and career diplomat is being stationed in Silicon Valley as two major new tech regulations take effect in the…

Read More
INSIGHT

California Passes Stringent Kids’ Privacy Rules

2022

Continuing its push as the nation’s first-mover on privacy, California has passed a bill that will require potentially significant new…

Read More
INSIGHT

Research Shows EdTech Sharing Personal Data With Advertisers

2022

The FTC in mid-May announced a crackdown on the privacy elements of online remote learning technologies. In its statement, the agency…

Read More
INSIGHT

Conversations with TED: The Foundation of Equity Ownership

2022

In this episode of Conversations with TED, I address equity ownership. This video provides insight into the value of ownership and the…

Read More
INSIGHT

Are You Ready to Be a Company Applicant?

2021

Are you ready to be a Company Applicant?  Do you know what a Company Applicant is? If this term is unfamiliar to you, you are not alone….

Read More
INSIGHT

SEC Floats Draft Cyber Reporting Rules for Public Companies

2022

Under draft rules announced in early March, the SEC would require reporting of material cyber security incidents, as well as updates on…

Read More
INSIGHT

COVID-19 and Lease Obligations

2020

Rent Abatement Requests In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, tenants are looking closely at leases to see if any relief can be found or…

Read More
INSIGHT

Supply Chain Software Poses Security Risks

2019

In an article published by TechTarget, Jonathan Wilson was quoted regarding the increasing information security risks that supply chain…

Read More
INSIGHT

SEC’s Proposed Four-Day Breach Reporting Rule Comes Under Fire

2022

State lawmakers, Congress, and federal agencies are scrambling to address privacy and cybersecurity matters (and to stake out their own…

Read More
INSIGHT

HR Data to Be Regulated Under California Privacy Laws in 2023

2022

HR departments and in-house legal teams should be aware that a change is coming to US privacy laws in 2023 that may affect their employee…

Read More
INSIGHT

What Would Consumers Say About Your Company?

2017

In an article published in Resort Trades on February 1, 2017, Joseph C. Sullivan provides insight on the Consumer Review Fairness Act….

Read More

About Taylor English

Taylor English Duma LLP was built from the ground up to provide highest-quality legal services for optimal value. The firm combines the best aspects of a traditional law firm with seasoned attorneys throughout the United States. Together, our attorneys work each day to provide timely, creative, and cost-effective counsel to help clients solve problems and achieve goals. Taylor English clients run the gamut from Fortune 500 companies to middle market businesses to start ups and entrepreneurs. The firm is the Georgia law firm member of GGI Global Alliance AG, the leading worldwide alliance of accounting and law firms, giving our clients access to a trusted stable of high-quality professional services organizations around the globe.

Send us a Message