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How One Startup Wants to Solve an 'Insane' Problem for a $400 Billion Industry
Startup Profiles

How One Startup Wants to Solve an 'Insane' Problem for a $400 Billion Industry

Printing piles and piles of Bill Gates' and Steve Ballmer's emails in the early 2000's led to this business idea.
Matt Weinberger
Why Every Law School Should Teach Entrepreneurship
Lawyer

Why Every Law School Should Teach Entrepreneurship

A law practice offers the enticements of owning a business but law schools are anything but systematic about preparing attorneys to run their own firms.
Jaia Thomas
Read This Before Hiring a Business Attorney
Startup Basics

Read This Before Hiring a Business Attorney

Having a lawyer on standby is one of the smartest moves a new business owner can make. These tips will help you find one that's a good match for you.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Before You Use DIY Legal Sites, Consider These Risks
Legal

Before You Use DIY Legal Sites, Consider These Risks

Before you add 'amateur attorney' to your job description, it's important to take a step back and consider if a DIY legal approach is really best for your business.
Autumn Gentry and Keith Dennen
5 Keys in Negotiating an Office Lease
Real estate

5 Keys in Negotiating an Office Lease

It's a tricky business to find the right commercial space and set up optimal terms of agreement. Here's how to skillfully navigate.
Susie Algard
The Top 5 Mistakes People Make When Starting a Business
Startup Mistakes

The Top 5 Mistakes People Make When Starting a Business

Sure, you're idea is unique but how businesses survive, or don't, is the same for everybody.
Robert Tuchman
Why Your New Business Needs a Lawyer Yesterday
Legal Advice

Why Your New Business Needs a Lawyer Yesterday

Even a young company can run into legal problems. An attorney is trained to identify potential problems -- before they happen.
Michael Acosta
Find an Attorney Who Will Be in Your Corner With These 3 Tips
Legal

Find an Attorney Who Will Be in Your Corner With These 3 Tips

Startups should seek good legal counsel for a multitude of questions and issues. It's obviously important to trust your lawyer.
Adam Callinan
The Biggest Legal Mistake Entrepreneurs Make
Legal Mistakes

The Biggest Legal Mistake Entrepreneurs Make

Often entrepreneurs try to cut corners to save costs. But doing so with your legal documents, may end up costing you more down the road.
Basha Frost Rubin and Mirra Levitt
3 Practical Ways to Save on Attorney Fees
Legal

3 Practical Ways to Save on Attorney Fees

Your attorney's billable hours can stack up fast, so here are some tips that can lower your bill.
Adam Callinan
Thank You Very Much, Now Stop: Putting an End to Excessive Lawyering
Lawyer

Thank You Very Much, Now Stop: Putting an End to Excessive Lawyering

Excessive lawyering is the client's natural enemy. Here are a few pieces of advice on how to make sure you are on the same page as your lawyer and your expectations are met.
David G. Ebert and Warren E. Friss
When It Makes Sense to Hire a Patent Attorney
Patents

When It Makes Sense to Hire a Patent Attorney

While patent attorneys can be costly, they can help protect your ideas and work, which can save you money down the road.
Doug Wolf
How to Find the Right Lawyer for You
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How to Find the Right Lawyer for You

It's important that you actually like your attorney, and that you understand the fee structure.
David G. Ebert and Warren E. Friss