As if small business owners don't already face sufficient challenges in getting their ventures off the ground and running them in a tough economy, a report from Investopedia says small businesses occupy a "sensitive" area that is more likely to draw scrutiny (and possibly audits) from the Internal Revenue Service, just one more burden for entities government and economic leaders are fond of calli Read More
Our experience, as well as those of our clients, has left us sensitive to the numerous legal mistakes small business owners make. We offer this in an effort to help you avoid them. Read More
If your small business creates any products or services that might be useful to Uncle Sam, you may want to look into a new law that, if passed, could increase the number of U.S. government contracts given to small business. Check out the full story on the Landrieu, Snowe Bill at which could, among other things, require federal agencies to consider small business when handing ou Read More
Most cities and/or counties require you to have a business license and/or permit. Check with your local government municipalities to find out what the requirements are for where you live. Depending on where you live, you should be able to get this information from your local courthouse or townhall. Read More
People often come across the trademark sign in their life. Sometimes they have to perform a Trademark Search for study or professional purposes. However, one should know what a trademark is before beginning the search for it. The article will provide you knowledge and some very basic information about Trademark. Read More
What is copyright law? This answer is unknown to many and so through this article, we are trying to provide you some basic information about copywriting and its laws. The Copyright Act, introduced in 1976, had ushered in the copyright laws. Read More
The relation between an employer and his employee is very important. Though it is better to minimize all gaps in the relation, in fact, some amount of gaps do remain in the relationship. The various facets of the relation between the employee and the employer are included in the Employment Law. Read More
Finance author and blogger Tom Taulli explains the importance of protecting your personal assets when entering small business. Hope for the best but plan for the worst with your new venture. Make sure that in the event your business does poorly you will not be putting your home and other personal belongings at risk. Read More
When answering the question of how to choose the right lawyer for your small business an obvious start might be checking their references. But attorney Joseph Zellmer suggests some other points you might consider such as likability and follow through. Watch the video: Read More
Though the focus of these legal tips is clearly entrepreneurs, it's equally clear that small business owners of every stripe can benefit from them as well. There are many aspects of business law covered here and very likely some will apply to a greater or lesser degree to your business. The resource is provided by Gaebler Ventures, a Chicago-based incubator and holding company that concentrates o Read More

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