In Case You Missed It: Launch Links - Week of October 14, 2018

  • 10.19.2018

Some interesting links we found across the web this week:

International Growth, Primarily in China, Fuels the VC Market Today
Keep up to date with current global trends in the Venture Capital market by referencing this TechCrunch article.

Trade Secrets are a Valuable Asset — Guard Them or Die
Though trade secret may not be as well-known as other forms of intellectual property, don’t overlook the value that trade secret protection can provide. Unlike patents, with trade secrets you qualify for protection without disclosing your technology to the whole world. Follow this guide by Bolt to make sure you identify your trade secrets and qualify for protection.

The Supremes, Wayfair and Taxes: What Startups Need to Know
A recent Supreme Court ruling could affect the state sales taxes you are required to pay on internet sales. Be prepared for the potential changes that the Court’s ruling could soon usher in by considering the implications for your business detailed in this article by CPA Practice Advisor.

Planning Your Exit Should Begin When You Launch
So, you’ve launched your company. Have you planned your exit? Per Entrepreneur, evaluate and identify potential exit scenarios early on so that you can make your company as appealing as possible to acquirors.  

Links compiled by Ryan Crane.