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Free Webinar | January 25: What You Need to Know About the Corporate Transparency Act to Avoid Stiff Penalties

Register now for our webinar on January 25th as our experts dive into the critical details of the Corporate Transparency Act and how you can protect your business from fines and legal problems.

Business News

How the Feds Could Regulate Crypto (and Why All Is Not Lost for Investors)

Threats of impending cryptocurrency regulation have dominated headlines in recent months, but all is not lost for crypto investors. Here are a few protections that stand in the way of a federal crypto showdown.

Business News

7 Things Every Small Business Owner in America Should Know About the New 401(k) Retirement Bill

While the Secure Act 2.0 is awaiting U.S. Senate approval, here's a breakdown of the compliance pitfalls for business owners to watch for with this new retirement bill.

Business News

What You Need to Know About the FAST Act Legislation

A pressing issue is heating up in the franchising industry.

Business News

Retailers Urging Congress to Take Action Against Shoplifters Selling Stolen Goods Online

A coalition of major retailers called on Congress Thursday to implement stricter legislation to increase transparency on e-commerce platforms in a bid to deter criminals from being able to easily resell stolen goods online.

Business News

The Growth of Sustainable Investing

There has been tremendous growth in the amount of investment capital directed towards sustainable investing. What can be expected for its future?

Business News

More Companies Have Designated Juneteenth a Paid Holiday (Updated)

As the Senate passes Juneteenth National Independence Day Act, corporations including Best Buy and National Grid join a growing list of businesses who've recognized the occasion in the wake of George Floyd's death.

Business News

Free On-Demand Webinar: How This Pending Legislation Can Impact Your Business

Watch this webinar on-demand to hear Mark Siebert discuss some of the most detrimental provisions included in the 30-part PRO Act, what this means for you and your business, and how to avoid the dangers of this bill.

Business News

Paul Krugman Warns of Fiscal Time Bomb If Relief Is Insufficient

The Nobel Prize-winning economist says we will likely need a stimulus bill as large as $4 or $5 trillion.

Starting a Business

An Introduction To COID Registration And The Letter Of Good Standing

Company Partners is a leading COID Registration Service Provider in South Africa. They also assist Companies to obtain a Letter of Good Standing from COIDA.

Entrepreneurs

Bottom-Up Policymaking: A Look At The Origins Of The Landmark Tunisian Startup Act

In April 2018, Tunisia made history in the Arab world when the Tunisian parliament voted to adopt the Tunisia Startup Act after a lot of hard work by the country's leading entrepreneurs.

Business News

A Politician Is Trying to Stop Elon Musk From Selling Flamethrowers

An assemblymember of the California State Legislature is worried about safety risks and fire hazards.

Business News

House Passes 2 Bills Aimed at Making It Easier for Entrepreneurs to Get Access to Cash

Both bills sailed through Congress last night with strong bipartisan support, a rare sighting in the current political climate.

Business News

U.S. Issues Rule Requiring Banks to Identify Shell Company Owners

The Customer Due Diligence rule, in the works since 2012, and the proposed legislation are meant to hinder criminals from using shell companies to hide ownership and launder money, finance terror, and commit other threats to the global financial system.

Business News

Congress Passes Legislation to Protect Firms' Trade Secrets

The 'Defend Trade Secrets Act' protections include manufacturing processes and computer methods.