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The Crucial Step Of Hiring A Business Attorney

My name is Jackie Fields and if you're not sure if you need a business attorney, I think you should read my blog. I became familiar with business attorneys when my sister opened her own business. Before the business was open to the public, my sister consulted a business attorney to make sure that all of the legal matters concerning her business were in order. I learned a lot about the importance of business attorneys when I accompanied my sister to speak with her attorney. In this blog, I'll tell you why it's essential for you and your business to hire a business attorney. I hope that after reading this blog, you'll realize the importance of this crucial step.


What Do You Do When You Can’t Find an Estate’s Heir?

14 December 2019
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If you're handling someone's estate, you probably expect to encounter a few difficulties during the process. However, there is one common problem you might not anticipate: one or more missing heirs.  People often lose touch with their relatives over the years, but when a relative is named in an estate or otherwise has inheritance rights, that can be a nightmare for the executor of the estate. If you don't put enough effort into finding the missing heir, you could end up being sued in the future for your negligence. Read More …

Four Requirements An Employee Has To Meet To Fall Under A Fair Labor Standards Act Exemption

26 June 2019
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One important thing that both employers and employees should understand, when it comes to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), is that some employees are exempt from the protections the act offers.  Understanding who is exempt and who is not exempt clarifies what an employer's responsibilities are toward individual employees. The following are four basic requirements that an employee has to meet in order to be exempt from the FLSA.  Read More …

Starting A Non-Profit? Your First Steps

11 December 2018
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So, you want to start a non-profit organization? Kudos to you! This is an excellent idea. However, you may be clueless as to where you need to start. Well, prior to starting your tax-exempt organization, you need to understand what even qualifies as a non-profit. Some people tend to assume that any organization can qualify, but this is not true. As a general rule, organizations that can qualify as a non-profit as those that engage in charitable, religious, educational, literary, or scientific endeavors that tend to benefit the society in some way. Read More …

Understanding Software Licensing

5 September 2018
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In this day in age it is important to have a basic understanding of technology, so you have a better and more successful time taking care of the things that you want to do and need to do on your computer. A very important thing for most people to at least have a general understanding of is software licensing. The information here will give you a clearer idea of what software licensing is all about. Read More …

Should You Work With A Big Or Small Law Firm?

21 November 2017
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As an entrepreneur, you need to have a good working relationship with a law firm who can help you navigate the various legal issues you will encounter while doing business. There are several factors you should consider when selecting a lawyer, but one that's commonly overlooked is the size of the person's firm. Here are the notable differences between large and small law offices to help you determine which option is right for you: Read More …