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You don't have to fork over thousands of dollars in legal fees to safeguard your business idea with a patent. Here are some affordable easy steps to help ensure you're protecting your ideas from theft.
What every online business should know about protecting customer information.
Partial ownership of your business is one way to reward employees. A new bill proposed in Senate this week encourages such employee stock ownership plans. Here are the pros and cons for your business.
What an accountant can do to help keep your startup running.
Once you have a list of attorneys to consider, be sure to watch what they say and do before you sign them on.
A new report shows that most new business owners spend months working on their business plan prior to starting up.
A quick guide to finding a legal professional that is the right fit for your business.
When starting your business, it's worth taking the time to think through which legal structure will be best for you and your business. Here is some guidance on the basics.
There are many ways to fight copycats--and they may even lead to opportunities.
A Washington, D.C., contractor sues a dissatisfied customer for $750,000 over a negative Yelp review.
Attorney Nina Kaufman on why a written agreement can be a critical asset for keeping partners accountable.
Messy legal issues can derail a new business. It's best to keep it clean from the start.
Attorney Nina Kaufman on when entrepreneurs should steer clear of this business entity.
Attorney Nina Kaufman on establishing a new name under which your company can do business.
Attorney Nina Kaufman explains the legal precautions business owners need to take.
Attorney Nina Kaufman outlines what's needed before you begin working with a client.
Attorney Nina Kaufman explains how an exit strategy can be useful if unexpected situations arise.
Attorney Nina Kaufman on when it makes sense to incorporate your startup company.
Attorney Nina Kaufman outlines why you should have the right policies in place online.
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.