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9 Essential Estate Planning Basics Everyone Should Know

Business acumen doesn’t always transcend to Estate planning know-how however the good news is you can do it, without it being an overwhelming task. With our helpful estate planning basics guide, you can be on your way to planning your future and the future of your loved ones with ease. Only 44% of Americans have […]

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5 Invaluable Tips for Starting Your Own Law Firm

Are you thinking of starting your own law firm? If so, you’ve got some important decisions to make. With over 175,000 law firms already operating in the US, competition is fierce. In today’s tough economy, how can you set up a law firm that will not only succeed but thrive? Read on to learn our […]

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4 Business Contract Mistakes to Avoid

Contracts play an integral role in any business, and if you’re a start-up, negotiating and formalizing contracts is great news – you’re in business. But one wrong move – or one poorly constructed contract – can potentially sink your business and everything you’ve worked so hard to achieve. To prevent this from happening, here are […]

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3 U.S. Visas for Start-up Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs looking to launch their start-ups in the U.S. have a few options when obtaining a visa. There are three main work visas available, some more accessible than others. A lawyer can help you through the process of obtaining a visa, but it’s important to have a basic understanding of your options. 1. H1B The […]

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Benefits of Having a Small Business in USA

We’ve all heard of the major corporations out there, especially in America, but there are so many small businesses that may not receive the recognition that they deserve, including the fact that they hire a large percentage of the workforce. A small business in the USA has less than 500 employees and many people prefer […]

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The Complete Guide to the Probate Process

Probate is a process used by courts to settle the affairs of a deceased person. This legal process ensures that the estate fills its obligations and that its assets are distributed fairly according to the law. When there is no will, then the courts will decide an equal division between all eligible beneficiaries. Once this […]

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5 Legal Steps to Take Before Opening a Retail Store

A retail outlet is one of the easiest businesses to open, whether it’s a physical store or an eCommerce site. As such, many people dream of running their own store and becoming a successful business owner, whether locally, nationally or on a global scale. With so much help and guidance available through Internet articles and […]

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How to Value a Business During a Divorce

In the unhappy circumstances of a divorce, things can get even more complex if there is a joint business involved. Learn more about the ins and outs of how to value a business during divorce proceedings. Given that 90% of all small businesses in the US are family-owned, it’s not hard to imagine that lots […]

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9 Basic Website Design Tips Every Lawyer Needs to Implement

Do you need basic website design ideas for your law practice? Your website is an important piece of your legal firm’s marketing machine. It can serve as a brochure and as a hub for all of your online marketing activities. A visit to your website is also likely to be the first interaction that people […]

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5 Effective Law Firm Marketing Tips to Know About

There are over 47,000 active U.S. law firms. Many people assume that law firms will always be in demand and never lack clients. However, this statistic does not include independent attorneys and private legal practices. In the scope of the entire legal industry, law firms have to constantly identify means of staying competitive to ensure […]

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5 Ways To Reduce Your Business Legal Costs

Businesses required legal assistance throughout the life of the company. From organizing a legal entity to defending a contract, lawyers can keep businesses running smoothly. Business owners need to pay attention to where legal advice is needed most. If you are only consulting a lawyer when there is a legal issue, you could be missing […]

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How a business can manage international assets

Businesses of all sizes and sectors can have many different types of international assets. This can be both an opportunity and a risk, and smart financial and asset management can help you to make the most of the former while mitigating the latter. There are several classes of international assets that you might carry. If […]

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Your Company Needs a Businsess Attorney, Here’s Why

Not many are aware of this, but in the United States, 99.9% of all businesses fall under the Small Business category. That translates to about 29.6 million organizations in total! Furthermore, these businesses have in employ 57.9 million people. That makes up about 47.8% of the entire employed population. All these go to show how […]

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Copyright 101: A Simple Guide For Business Websites

“Certainly the interest in asserting copyright is a justified one.” – Johannes Rau What is copyright? Well, in short, it’s a legal right created by the law of a country, which allows an author or creator of an original work exclusive rights to freely use and distribute it. Fortunately, or unfortunately (depending on your perception), […]

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