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The Top 5 Mistakes People Make When Starting a Business

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.
Why Your New Business Needs a Lawyer Yesterday

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

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.
The Biggest Legal Mistake Entrepreneurs Make

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.
3 Practical Ways to Save on Attorney Fees

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

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

Excessive lawyering is the clientÂ’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.
When It Makes Sense to Hire a Patent Attorney

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.
How to Find the Right Lawyer for You

How to Find the Right Lawyer for You

It's important that you actually like your attorney, and that you understand the fee structure.
2014 May be the Year to Find Your Lawyer Online

2014 May be the Year to Find Your Lawyer Online

New companies are making it easier, and cheaper, to connect with legal representatives.
7 Ways to Save Big Bucks On a Patent Attorney

7 Ways to Save Big Bucks On a Patent Attorney

It's easy to run up the bills when hiring a patent attorney. Here are some steps to keep you from blowing your whole budget.
A Smarter Approach to Non-Disclosure Agreements

A Smarter Approach to Non-Disclosure Agreements

While non-disclosure agreements can help protect you, be careful about how you use them.
4 Reasons Why You Need to Hire a Franchise Attorney

4 Reasons Why You Need to Hire a Franchise Attorney

If you're looking to run a franchise, you need to do everything in your power to protect yourself legally. Here's some advice.
Incorporating? Avoid these 5 Mistakes

Incorporating? Avoid these 5 Mistakes

Deciding when to put an Inc. at the end of your company name can seem like a big step, but those three letters can offer some precious protections.
Hiring a Lawyer: 5 Mistakes to Avoid

Hiring a Lawyer: 5 Mistakes to Avoid

Getting the best counsel for your buck is a big step for every startup. Our experts suggest 5 ways to do it right.
Why Your Lawyer Might Be Wrong For Your Business

Why Your Lawyer Might Be Wrong For Your Business

It's easy to hire the wrong lawyer and not realize it until you've lost lots of money. Here are four signs to watch out for.
Love Inc.: Startups Make Breaking Up Easier to Do

Love Inc.: Startups Make Breaking Up Easier to Do

How a new crop of entrepreneurs aim to help love's losers cope with canceled weddings, called-off engagements and divorces.
7 Qualities to Look For in a Lawyer

7 Qualities to Look For in a Lawyer

Once you have a list of attorneys to consider, be sure to watch what they say and do before you sign them on.
10 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Small-Business Attorney

10 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Small-Business Attorney

A quick guide to finding a legal professional that is the right fit for your business.
Rocket Lawyer: Cutting Out Small Business Attorneys' Fees

Rocket Lawyer: Cutting Out Small Business Attorneys' Fees

For forms and quick answers to burning legal questions, Rocket Lawyer is a good resource. But you might want to skip the professional package -- and the service fees.
10 Good Reasons Franchise Buyers Need A Lawyer

10 Good Reasons Franchise Buyers Need A Lawyer

Before you sign for that franchise, have a pro read the fine print.

16 Lies of Lawyers

Listen for these all-too-common phrases--and then take them for what they really mean.
Finding the Right Lawyer

Finding the Right Lawyer

Can one attorney handle all your needs? Here's what our expert has to say.
How to Hire an Attorney

How to Hire an Attorney

Hiring a good lawyer is crucial to any successful business. Here's everything you need to know about finding, interviewing and hiring the very best.

Managing Your Lawyer: Some Finer Points

Answers to some common questions that may arise when dealing with a lawyer

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