Many first-time business owners can fall into legal troubles when they unexpectedly get sued. Sometimes we can be convinced that we have covered our tracks and the last thing that we expect is to receive notice that some is taking legal action against us. It is important to know the ins and outs of what […]
Bringing private matters into the workplace is generally frowned upon. Maintaining a professional facade is a must, but there are some scenarios where this isn’t always possible. If there are marital issues such as divorce to deal with, some businesses are more likely to be affected, namely SMEs, family-run companies and partnerships.
Vaping might have found a community quickly but the fast rise of e-cigarettes means that laws and regulations around the sector can feel like they’re constantly changing. Between different countries the legislation varies hugely and with the UK overhauling its view on vaping, the US might be just behind in implementing more stringent controls too.
If you’re in the legal industry there are a lot of trends that have been taking shape which stand to transform the industry over the next few years. Even though the legal market itself isn’t experiencing much for growth, it is noticing vast changes in services offered and how law firms approach business.
Something that can be said about all businesses is that they need to get off to a good start if they are to be successful. If you are keen on ensuring that this is the case with your law firm, then you will need to bear a number of things in mind. Running a law […]
When opportunities arise, it’s always a good idea to take a serious look at them. For instance, perhaps you’ve just lost your job or you’re at a point in your life where you’ve lost sight of what you wanted. Maybe a relationship didn’t work out, maybe your business venture failed or perhaps you just don’t […]
Over the course of 2017 there are set to be various changes in employment law which will be applied across many different sectors. Here, we take a look at the important changes and how they might affect your business.
Whether you’ve got a team of two or employ thousands of people, it’s always important to make sure that your business remains compliant. Employment law, however, is a complicated business, and there are all sorts of obligations that companies must fulfill. If not, then you run the risk of facing legal penalties which can be […]
In modern times, a lot of businesses have started moving over to digital products and services. But, this doesn’t fill the need for a lot of manual jobs that are still around. These types of business are usually unappealing because you have to put so much work into making sure that they are working within […]
Maintaining a business is a challenge that can consume your whole life, especially if you have not taken adequate steps to keep your personal and work life separate. Too many business owners find that legal matters in their private lives have a destructive impact on their business. Apart from the emotional impact of private problems, […]
If you’ve ever bought a house or been involved in another large transaction, then you’ve probably heard the term “escrow” before. But, what on earth does it mean? Well, it’s quite simple. This post will go through a normal escrow transaction, to help you understand.
Your IT Returns are a statement of your earnings, expenditures, profits, and losses for a financial year. Filing tax returns even if your income falls below the taxable slab can help you create a clear record of income earned and other details. In case, in later years your income increases to the taxable level, you […]
When you’re a small business owner, especially when the business is dependent on you as the owner, which most are, estate planning is essential. Estate planning is important for everyone, but when you’re a business owner you’re planning has additional layers that need to be dealt with, about not only your personal finances but your […]
The H-1B Visa is one of the most highly sought after types of American visas, and it is not hard to see why. In short, acquiring the H-1B visa allows you to come to work in the United States. However, not just anyone would be granted this visa, and there are complex procedures and a […]
A small legal business should have the ability to see the big picture and envision its success. Whether it’s finding new ways to sell or broadening the customer base. For a small legal business, there are several potential avenues to achieving growth. But first, the business needs to assess its business model and determine its […]
For many small business owners, hiring and then working with a lawyer can be an extremely intimidating process. There are a number of resources that can help small business owners make this decision; however, you cannot be sure of the results that you will receive unless time is taken to evaluate the services from each […]