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Zynga Lawyer Responds to Blingville Lawsuit

Does use of the name "Blingville" by a small game developer from Harpers Ferry , West Virginia, infringe the trademark rights of Zynga, creator of FarmVille? Does Zynga have a monopoly on Facebook applications ending in "ville"? Blingville has filed a declaratory judgment action...

Facebook IPO: No Perfect Way to Go Public

All of the regulators' efforts to rein in actual and perceived abuses in reverse mergers and other IPO alternatives have rested on a somewhat flawed assumption: that an IPO is the gold standard method of going public techniques and that all companies should strive to be "IPO-worthy" as...

Why Should Your Company Not Go Public?

I keep thinking about what happened during the Facebook IPO, - the so much anticipated, talked about IPO. For those who have not heard, - here is a great timeline of the events related to the Facebook IPO: http://www.fastcompany.com/1838630/facebook-ipo-most-important-news-stories . The Facebook shares...