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Prevent Business Failure for Your New Startup

Starting a new business is exciting. You have the chance to be your own boss, do what you love, and create a sense of stability for your future. But without proper planning, your new venture might suffer small business failure. According to Forbes.co… [Read More...]

Shareholder, Member, and Partnership Disputes

Different kinds of businesses have different names for ownership.  In a corporation, you have shareholders; in a limited liability company, you have members; and, in a partnership, you have partners.  For purposes of this article, however, we will… [Read More...]

An Overview of Business Torts

Competition is a normal part of business, and markets thrive on it. But what happens when competition goes too far and a line is crossed? If one business interferes with another business’s contracts or business relationships, they may violate laws… [Read More...]

Mergers & Acquisitions: Basics for Small Business

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) is a general legal term that refers to the sale and purchase of a business or the consolidation of two businesses. A common misconception is that mergers and acquisitions apply only to large, multinational corporati… [Read More...]

Understanding Breach of Contract Claims

Elements Necessary to Prove a Breach of Contract Breach of contract occurs when one party to a valid contract breaks its promise to the other party or parties. Most contracts end when both parties have fulfilled their obligations. But sometimes one p… [Read More...]

When to Hire a Business Litigation Attorney

No one wants to think about the possibility that your business will need a lawyer, but in all likelihood, at some point in the life of your business you will need to engage the services of a business litigation attorney. It might be because your busi… [Read More...]

Non-compete Agreements: What They Are, How They Help, and What to Do If One Has Been Violated

In today’s competitive market, business owners seek every advantage to stay ahead of their competition. A non-compete agreement can be an effective way to maintain valuable trade secrets, marketing plans, and client lists to preserve your competiti… [Read More...]

Your Business Was Sued - Now What?

It’s a letter that no business owner wants to open - the one from the Clerk of Courts advising you that your business is the defendant in a lawsuit.  What should you do if your business has been sued?  [Read More...]

10 Reasons Why You Need a Lawyer When Starting a Business

Starting a new business is an exciting time, filled with endless possibilities and visions of future success. But starting a new business can also be stressful. And if you don’t do it right, you can set yourself and your new business up for frustra… [Read More...]

Resolving Business Disputes (How to Separate from Your Business Partner)

When business owners disagree, there are various ways to attempt to try to resolve the dispute.  The resolution often depends on the nature of the dispute. In some cases, it makes the most sense to resolve the dispute quickly and quietly, and for th… [Read More...]
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