About Charley Moore

Charley is the Publisher of Article 3, as well as Founder and CEO of Rocket Lawyer Incorporated. Prior to founding Rocket Lawyer, Charley advised early stage companies, large enterprises and their investors on strategic partnering and corporate development strategy. Charley has been at the forefront of Internet corporate development since beginning his career as an attorney at Venture Law Group in Menlo Park, California in 1996. He represented Yahoo! (IPO), WebTV Networks (acquired by Microsoft) and Cerent Corporation (acquired by Cisco Systems) at critical early stages of their success and was the founder of Onstation Corporation. Charley graduated from the United States Naval Academy (BS), San Francisco State University (MS) and the University of California at Berkeley (Juris Doctorate). He served as a U.S. Naval officer and is a Gulf War veteran.
Author Archive | Charley Moore
steinbrenner

Did George Steinbrenner Save his Estate $600 Million?

From all indications, in addition to taking the Yankees from the doldrums in 1973 to the most valuable sports franchise in history today, the Boss also did a good job of estate planning.  We will discuss how George Steinbrenner planned the passing of the Yankee torch to his sons, Hal and Hank, in a future…
Read More»

EMAIL
gavel

BP Oil Spill Update – Judge Overturns Offshore Drilling Ban

As reported by the Wall Street Journal: A federal judge Tuesday overturned the Obama administration’s six-month moratorium on new deepwater oil and gas drilling, handing a major victory to the oil industry and delivering a stinging rebuke to the White House. White House spokesman Robert Gibbs said Tuesday the administration would immediately appeal the decision.…
Read More»

EMAIL
images-2

Supreme Court Decides New Haven Employment Case

In a case that will have both practical and political reverberations, the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled against the City of New Haven Connecticut in a reverse discrimination suit. The case, known commonly as “New Haven Firefighters,” has political impact as well, due to the fact that Supreme Court nominee, Judge Sonya Sotomayor, participated in…
Read More»

EMAIL
michael-jackson-782055

Michael Jackson’s Legacy and Legal Estate

Millions of us grew up in the Michael Jackson era of pop music. The first time I saw Michael perform, was as a pre-teen when my youngest and most fun loving aunt let me tag along with her friends to see “The Jacksons” with Randy on the bongos. I am definitely part of the “Thriller”…
Read More»

EMAIL