Legal Basics For Startups
Consider these three issues before suing a client over unpaid fees.
About to strike a business partnership? Attorney Nina Kaufman shares advice on how to do it right.
The Federal Communications Commission is turning its attention to privacy issues surrounding the growing use by businesses of location-based services.
Attorney Nina Kaufman explains the steps you can take to protect your name.
Having a business partner can be invaluable. Having the wrong--or no--partnership agreements can be disastrous.
Three entrepreneurs, among the first to certify their businesses as B Corps, share how it has affected their companies and offer advice on the process.
The right name for your company is out there. Here's how to find it.
You might not want to incorporate in a state other than the one where your company is doing business, attorney Mark Kohler says.
Before starting up, it's important to set up protections for your personal assets, including your home. Here, attorney Mark Kohler explains.
Is your small business stuck charging low prices for your products or services? The problem might not be what you're selling. Here's how one business raised prices by changing its name.
Choosing the right name for your business can have a lasting impact when it comes to propelling a business to success. Here are tips in choosing the right one.
How to decide what your business name should say about you and your company.
Some tech entrepreneurs say more regulation is needed to keep the Internet open -- especially when it comes to wireless providers.
Small business owners have long panned practices like bailing out giant companies and paying inordinate sums to Wall Street bankers. But now, they're doing something about it.
Tech entrepreneurs have lambasted a new bill that they say could stifle startups and innovation. Here's what you need to know about the PROTECT IP Act.
When starting a business, details can get lost in the excitement of a new venture. Here are the top legal mistakes unwittingly made by new business owners -- and how to avoid them.
Mike Michalowicz, author of The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur, with three tips to help you decide on a business name.
If your marriage is headed toward a breakup, these seven strategies can help protect your business if you end up in divorce court.
The U.S. Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services has a new plan to speed the arrival of entrepreneurial immigrants.
Advertisements framed as newsy websites are starting to draw the ire of the Federal Trade Commission, and with good reason.
How to decide what you call your company. Plus, choosing a business structure.
How to stake and protect your claim when it comes to intellectual property.
What's in a business name? Plenty. Follow this guide to choose a memorable name that will best represent your brand.
A seven-point primer for creating compelling business names and avoiding major mistakes
Before you sign for that franchise, have a pro read the fine print.
With this basic guide, you'll be able to select the structure that suits your business best.