Ashley Nance

Ashley Nance is a law student at The University of Alabama School of Law. She was raised in Atlanta, Georgia and obtained a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from The University of Alabama. Her primary areas of interest are business, intellectual property, and estate planning. You can connect with Ashley on LinkedIn at


It is important to copyright your mobile app

Should I Copyright my Mobile App?

December 19, 2015

Copyright protection covers “original works of authorship fixed in any tangible medium of expression, now known or later developed, from which they can be perceived, reproduced, or otherwise communicated, either...

Is a Covenant Not to Compete Legal?

October 13, 2015

Covenants not to compete are a tempting device to prevent employees from jumping ship after they’ve been trained. Though contract provisions, they are often not legally enforceable because the ability to earn a...

The Importance of a Social Media Policy for Your Business

August 25, 2015

Social media has changed the way of life for most Americans. Long lost friends are simply a click away; fashion fanatics and aspiring chefs have an outlet to display their...

Supreme Court Rules Against Abercrombie & Fitch in Discrimination Case

July 14, 2015

On June 1, 2015, the Supreme Court of the United States decided, in an 8-1 vote, that an employee cannot be denied a position based on religious accommodations. Though an...