Meet Michael Hagele, General Counsel

Michael Hagele serves as general counsel for several technology companies in California. His previous experiences include Fenwick and West LLP as a participant in the Licensing and Commerce Group. He has had experience in both outside and in-house counsel. His experience proves to him that sole practitioners or smaller firms can in fact; provide better […]

The Acquisition of GovPayNet – A Great Move by Securus Technologies

Securus Technologies, the leader of public safety, investigation, correction, law enforcement and government payment service technology provisions has successfully managed to acquire a leading government credit and debit card processing company, GovPayNet (Government Payment Services). With this acquisition, Securus Technologies’ market position has increased by exceeding margins and has allowed the company to gain more […]


You’re driving down the road and again today the news covers how some stocks did. Whenever this happens you cannot stop yourself from wondering how exactly stocks work. It seems like it is all too easy or too much like gambling. After all, sometimes you put your money into a stock and it doubles and […]