Kareen Edwards, Just Kidding Event Childcare

Bill 10, Give 1 Entrepreneur Spotlight: Kareen Edwards, Just Kidding Event Childcare

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Kareen Edwards is a lifelong teacher with a Ph.D. in education from Virginia Commonwealth University and founder of Just Kidding Event Childcare, based in Richmond, VA. Dunlap Law is proud to celebrate and serve small businesses and entrepreneurs like Kareen with contract review services through our Bill Ten, Give One program.   What inspired you […]

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5 Reasons Your Business Needs a Contract Review Lawyer

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By Tricia Dunlap (Esq. & CIPP/US) As a business owner, you sign contracts every day. How many times have you thought, “maybe I should have this contract reviewed by a lawyer?” When it comes to important legal documents, hiring a contract review lawyer is money well spent. Consider the costly (and sometimes catastrophic) mistakes that often result when business owners agree to a […]

Tricia Dunlap helping Santa Bob Saintsing with trademark law

RVA Entrepreneur Spotlight: “Santa” Bob Saintsing

Posted 1 CommentPosted in Intellectual Property, Our Work, Small Business, Trademarks

Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus. His name is Santa Bob Saintsing and he’s the official Santa for the City of Richmond. From the Tobacco Company to the 17th Street Market, Santa Bob Saintsing is making his rounds. But last year, things weren’t so cheery when grinchy competitors threatened his business, A Santa for […]

4 Steps to Prepare for the CCPA

Prepare for the CCPA: A 4-Step Plan for Virginia Businesses

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By Tricia Dunlap (Esq. & CIPP/US) and Tess Lynch (J.D. 2019 & CIPP/US) Start with these four steps to prepare for the CCPA and ensure your Virginia Business is in compliance. If you’ve read our last blog, you know the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) could impact your business, even if you’re not based in California. Enforcement begins July 1, 2020, […]

Paula Horne River City Flame

Bill 10, Give 1 Entrepreneur Spotlight: Paula Horne, River City Flame

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Paula Horne is an Army veteran and founder of River City Flame Sauces & Rubs, based in Richmond, VA. Dunlap Law is proud to celebrate and serve small businesses and entrepreneurs like Paula with trademark services through our Bill Ten, Give One program.   What inspired you to create your delicious River City Flame hot […]

Announcing Bill Ten, Give One: Our Pro Bono Program to Serve Richmond’s Entrepreneurs

Posted Leave a commentPosted in B-Corp Mission, Bill 10 Give One, Small Business, Startups, Sustainability

As founding principal of Dunlap Law, I’m thrilled to announce the launch of Bill Ten, Give One. It is our innovative new program that grants pro bono legal services to entrepreneurs from disadvantaged backgrounds. Therefore, every ten hours Dunlap Law bills to its clients, we will give away one hour of legal counsel to a hopeful, bootstrapping business owner nurtured […]

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Dunlap Law Joins VEDP In Support of Virginia’s International Trade Development

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Is your Virginia business ready to develop international trade? According to the Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP), 60% of small to midsized companies do business in more than six countries. There’s a world of opportunity for small business exports. VEDP programs and trade partners like Dunlap Law can help you develop an international market for […]