Category: Legal Considerations for Business

Women at Workpalce

Tips for Improving Workplace Culture for Women

From Wall Street to Silicon Valley, many HR management and team leaders are making an effort to improve workplace culture for women. But as they strive to dispel the “old boys’ club” environments of the past, many are realizing the task is more involved than simply hiring more women

Legal Claims

3 Tips for Handling Claims Against Your Company Like a Boss

On the road to entrepreneurship and business success, you may hit a few speedbumps. Your customers may lodge a complaint against you with the Better Business Bureau or you could face a lawsuit from a faulty product or a slip and fall at your café or storefront.

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Starting a Franchise Business? Don’t Forget to Review These Documents

Starting a new franchise business has many benefits but usually requires a significant initial cash investment, so proper due diligence should be undertaken.

Golden Gavel

Essential Legal Considerations for Business Owners

If you intend to start your own business, there are some crucial legal considerations that you must bear in mind. The failure to be conscientious when it comes to these essential legal considerations can result in you and your business facing unnecessary challenges.

How Can I Find a Lawyer for My Business?

How Can I Find a Lawyer for My Business?

If you are starting a business or you recently took over one, you may be looking to fill a number of positions, including important contractors. While you may not always think about having a lawyer, it is important to have someone to watch your back legally. A business without a legal relationship is likely to…
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Do I need legal protection for my website?

Do I Need Legal Protection for My Website?

~by Cate Cole~ . Does your website need legal protection? The short answer is YES!  Websites are like a room in our house. The one everyone congregates in when they first drop in.  I always say to people, if the business were bricks and mortar, it would be the shopfront. And, just like any stores,…
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The Biggest Business Mistakes I’ve Made – and the Lessons I’ve Learned

~by Haley Lynn Gray~  . What I’ve learned in business is that there will be plenty of failures and a few successes. Sometimes the greatest success is learning from the failures, because those will frequently teach us the most profound lessons. I think that because I have such a fabulous education in business, I was…
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Business Finances: How White Collar Crime Can Affect Your Company

~by Lizzie Weakley~ . White collar crime can create a huge amount of problems for any business. All it takes is one bad employee or external associate to wreak havoc on your business. This makes it essential that every company have steps in place to prevent crimes from happening. This  includes having clear policies to…
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Corporate Law: Why Your Business Needs a Lawyer for Stockholder Disputes

~by Lizzie Weakley~ . There are a variety of reasons for stockholder disputes. The two most common disputes for small companies arise when stockholders are deadlocked with no majority, and when a minority stockholder believes that the company isn’t being run in its best interests. The Deadlock Deadlocks are usually seen in small 50/50 corporations.…
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