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Common Business Legal Mistakes

Starting a new business is an exciting venture for any solo artist or entrepreneur. Coming up with the name, drafting a business plan, and getting your LLC are all important milestones that bring you one…

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Estate Planning Tips for 2022

As a parent and/or spouse, it’s your responsibility to ensure the financial security of your family in your absence. Estate planning is a “must-have” set of legal documents that help protect your loved ones’ futures,…

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Attorney vs. Lawyer [What’s the Difference]?

Though these two terms get used interchangeably, there’s actually a few key differences between what type of services you can expect from an attorney vs. a lawyer. Are lawyers and attorneys the same thing? A…

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How to Start a Construction Company

Are you starting a new construction company, or looking for some guidance as you consider taking on a new construction project?  Before you begin, you’ll want to ensure you’re creating a solid foundation on which…

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Why Hire a Lawyer?

There’s nothing generic about your life—so why should your legal representation be cookie cutter?  In today’s ever-evolving world, finding a professional law firm you can trust is invaluable. You want one that has a vast…

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Hiring a Construction Lawyer [Expectations vs. Reality]

If you work in construction, then you already know that most working sites are vulnerable to legalities. This could be due to federally-mandated restrictions, the potential for hazards, and the task of communicating changes between…

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Is It Time to Update Your Contractor’s Agreement?

If you work as an independent contractor, then you already know how important it is to maintain a good rapport with clients—so they stay happy, and you keep getting work from them. Of course, as…

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Drafting a Will vs. Estate Planning: Is There a Difference?

The terms “will” and “estate planning” often get used interchangeably. But it’s important to understand their differences, and how they work together to protect your family’s financial future, as well as your legacy. What Is…

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Filing for Custody? Why You Shouldn’t Wait to Hire a Child Custody Lawyer

In a recent blog post, we discussed the importance of hiring an experienced divorce attorney to handle your complex dissolution of marriage, especially if children are involved. This week, we wanted to further the discussion…

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Deciding Whether a Divorce Attorney is Right for You

Filing for divorce is usually met with mixed emotions. Sometimes, the decision is mutual and other times it can be complicated. During this difficult time, however, you’ll need to decide whether hiring a professional divorce…

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Hiring a Small Business Attorney? Here Are Some Important Questions You Should Ask

Whether you own a start-up company or established brand, hiring an experienced attorney who specializes in business law can help you protect the longevity of your business. From commercial code interpretation and contract drafting to…

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How to Keep the Romance Alive with a Prenuptial Agreement

The words “prenuptial agreement” seem to carry negative connotations for many people. It’s typically the last thing couples want to discuss or even think about before they join hands in matrimony. Nevertheless, having a prenuptial…

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Understanding Your Rights as an Independent Contractor

Being self-employed has its advantages. You can set your own schedule, avoid commuter traffic, and have the freedom to negotiate your prices. Of course, there are drawbacks to working for yourself—such as paying quarterly taxes…

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Building Your Business? Here’s what You Need to Know Before Breaking Ground

Making the decision to construct a building for your business is an exciting time for any entrepreneur. The many years of hard work have brought you to the point where you are able to build…

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Everything You Need to Know About Alimony

Alimony payments are a reality in many divorce cases today. Also known as spousal support or maintenance, alimony is most common in divorces when one spouse earns substantially more than the other and the couple…

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Resolutions to Make for Your Business in 2017

This is the time of year when everyone is making resolutions to lose weight, spend less, and save more. New Years is a great time to make changes in your life and it’s also a…

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Tactics to Protect Your Business Through a Breakup

Taking risks is intimidating, whether you’re committing to a budding relationship by pursuing marriage, quitting a long-time career to start a business, or all of the above. Some people elect to avoid uncertainties entirely, but…

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