Category: Contracts & Agreement Attorney

Protecting Your Small Business from Expensive Lawsuits 1

Protecting Your Small Business from Expensive Lawsuits

Running a small business is not without its concerns. For example, you may wonder what would happen to your company if you were ever sued. We live in a litigious world, so it is smart to be prepared. Here are three things to consider. Business formation – You want to form your business as a […]

The Secret of Business Contract Success 1

The Secret of Business Contract Success

As a small business owner, you need to have the right contracts and agreements in place to protect your assets. Especially for a small business, one bad business agreement could lead to having to close your doors. Here are a few tips to help you make a success of your business dealings with individuals and […]

How to Find the Best Attorney for Your Small Business 1

How to Find the Best Attorney for Your Small Business

From business formation to contracts and agreements to intellectual property protection, there are many reasons for small business owners to have an attorney. How can you hire the right firm? Here are a few things to look for: A focus on small businesses – Law firms have varying specialties. You want a firm that specializes […]

Employment Contracts for Small Business Owners 1

Employment Contracts for Small Business Owners

State and federal regulations are often designed to protect employees. An employment contract helps to protect your business. Here are a few reasons that you should use employment contracts, even if you just have a few people working for you. Eligibility – Before signing the employment contract, you may want require someone to fill out […]

Common Small Business Contracts and Agreements 1

Common Small Business Contracts and Agreements

If you want to protect your small business, you can’t just shake hands on agreements. Here are some business contracts that all small business owners should know about. NDA – Non-Disclosure Agreements allow you to maintain company secrets. Sometimes an employee or independent contractor will get to know privileged information while performing work for the […]

3 Ways Employee Contracts Help Secure Your Small Business 1

3 Ways Employee Contracts Help Secure Your Small Business

Having an employee contract can make a significant difference for small business owners who find themselves in a bad situation. While you always hope a new employee is going to work out, that’s just not the way things always play out. Here are three times that an employee contract could save your company from a […]

Three Tips to Help Keep Your Small Business Out of Court 1

Three Tips to Help Keep Your Small Business Out of Court

Something that is often floating around at the back of the mind of a small business owner is, what if I get sued? While the fact of the matter is that forming your business as a corporation rather than a sole proprietorship would protect your personal assets, you still don’t want to go through this […]