In Episode #7 of Beyond Juris, we speak with Nate Battles of ZebraHost, a cloud and web hosting company in Des Moines, Iowa. Tune in to learn about the underworld of Kansas City’s SubTropolis, tips to protect your business from data breaches, and what companies like ZebraHost are doing to prevent an impending energy crisis. You won’t want to miss this new episode of our podcast co-hosted by Attorneys Grace Bogart and Andrea Rastelli.…
Join us for Episode #6 of our podcast as we speak with Justin Brady of the Justin Brady Show and Cultivate about turning ideas into executed successes, positive PR for start-ups, and the importance of listening, empathy, and trust in effective business leadership. Co-hosted by Attorneys Grace Bogart and Andrea Rastelli, Beyond Juris is Iowa’s only syndicated legal podcast in the market. You can stream it now on the new podcast page of our website or find…
As a member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), Dickinson Attorney Andrea Rastelli has been selected to serve on the Privacy Bar Section of its Advisory Board. Comprised of legal-focused privacy professionals, the section leads and develops content for the organization, provides guidance and strategic input on how the IPP can best serve professionals working in privacy law and related fields, and serve as leaders in promoting programs and activities. Rastelli was also…
Join us for Episode #5 of the Beyond Juris podcast as we speak with Jeff Quint, CEO and co-founder of Cedar Ridge Winery and Distillery. Cedar Ridge is the first whiskey distillery in Iowa since Prohibition was lifted in 1933, and its award-winning bourbon whiskey is taking the industry by storm. Quint discusses his experience running a company in a highly regulated industry and provides helpful advice to fellow start-up founders. You won’t want…
Join us for Episide #4 of the Beyond Juris podcast as we talk with CEO Jason Bogart and Founder Nort Salz from Deep Customer Connections, Inc. (DCC) about how they achieved a successful owner/leadership transition. You won’t want to miss this new episode of our podcast co-hosted by Attorneys Grace Bogart and Andrea Rastelli. Beyond Juris is Iowa’s only syndicated legal podcast in the market. You can stream it now on the new podcast page
If you have been considering federal trademark registration for your brand, acting now may be better than kicking the can into 2021.  The USPTO officially published its plans to increase and add fees for trademark registration beginning on January 2, 2021, via Final Rule dated 11/17/2020. The Rule increases fees for all filing types, some existing fees increasing by as much as $150. In addition, the Rule imposes six new filing fees including a…
Episode #3 of Beyond Juris is now available featuring a conversation with entrepreneur Taufeek Shah, CEO and Founder of cult favorite Lola’s Fine Hot Sauce.   Hosted by Attorneys Andrea Rastelli and Grace Bogart, this episode focuses on how Shah grew from selling hot sauce using his mother’s recipe at local farmer’s markets to stocking products at thousands of retail and grocery stores throughout the U.S. and Canada, including Target, Costco, Kroger, Hy-Vee, Whole Foods, and more.  Don’t miss this…
Episode #2 of Beyond Juris is now available featuring an insightful interview with entrepreneur T.J. Rude, Owner of Northern Vessel Coffee Co.  Hosted by Attorneys Andrea Rastelli and Grace Bogart, the episode delves into how Rude started and grew his innovative business in Des Moines, as well as how he pivoted to continue growing his enterprise despite a global pandemic.  Don’t miss this episode of our new podcast, Iowa’s only syndicated legal podcast in the market. You can…
Dickinson Law is proud to announce that it has launched “Beyond Juris,” Iowa’s first syndicated legal podcast, discussing innovations in the law & the law for innovators.  Co-hosted by Attorneys Grace Bogart and Andrea Rastelli, the podcast will be tackling new topics in the law in different fields, and will feature discussions with area business leaders and additional attorneys from Dickinson Law on issues that impact startups, established businesses, and consumers such as privacy law, blockchain,…
All startups begin with an idea. But while you’re focusing on turning your idea into reality, don’t forget about the legal issues that can have a real impact on your new venture. From founding issues and what type of legal representation you need, protecting your data and intellectual property, to tax considerations and employment matters for your new enterprise, you won’t want to miss the FREE Dickinson Law Startup Webinar that is now available On Demand. The webinar first…