Employment law

Matthew Eshed Engineering and Operations Projects Leader

June 27th, 2016

I am the first employee / staff for a lab in San Francisco, and given the quick-changing nature of companies at this stage, I am trying to figure... More

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Charles Best Experienced Software Engineer, Researcher

July 14th, 2016

Should all company employees and interns be provided with company-owned computers to work on exclusivley? Or is it OK to have them work on a computer... More

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Sikender Singh Founder & CEO at Catalyst, Senior Consultant at EY

January 29th, 2015

Over the past six months I've been developing a web app that I'm planning on beta testing very soon, and launching soon after. At the same time, as... More

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Gurpreet singh Operations Project Manager at Code brew Labs

Last updated on October 23rd, 2017

A few months ago a company that I am advising finished putting together a first draft business plan. They are now looking to hire a small and essential... More

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Brian Costello Strategy, Product Development, Digital & Investment Professional

February 25th, 2015

In many employment agreements with developers, language such as "Company Ownership of Developments" is placed in.  Most of this language grants the... More

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Ronan Levy Entrepreneur, Advisor, Lawyer

February 9th, 2014

I'm looking for recommendations to an employment lawyer and an IP lawyer (patents) in Toronto, that are start-up friendly (i.e. not Bay Street). Any... More

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Valentin Saulyak

November 11th, 2018

I am wondering about collaboration with freelancers (especially Upwork) and Investors/accelerators attitude to it. I am working on my product and... More

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Anonymous

March 9th, 2018

Hi, We are a young start-up (2 co-founders) and don't have raise any money so far. However we would like to employ 2 persons to grow. How can we "reward"... More

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