Category: Legal Considerations for Business

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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online reputation

6 Tips for Establishing a Solid Online Reputation

~by Dixie Somers~ . As a business owner, you may understand that information posted on the Internet about your company can make or break you. People respond well to positive reviews, and they’ll carefully avoid companies that have a negative reputation online. Fortunately, there are some steps you can take to safeguard your company’s reputation…
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