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How Do I Choose the Correct Business Structure?

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You know you’re ready to start a business. But you’re not sure if you need an LLC, a DBA, or a corporation. Michael H. Cohen, Esq. gives some tips on how to choose the right structure for your business. We have a whole library of videos, including more incorporation info from attorneys. Check out all […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

March 14th, 2011 at 6:48 am

Does a “Poor Man’s Copyright” Work and Is It Legal?

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Think you can mail something to yourself instead of registering a copyright? Joe Escalante, Esq. explains a “poor man’s copyright” and why you may want to consider going legit. Want more from Attorney Joe Escalante? Check out Free Joe Friday, where Joe answers your legal questions for free on our Facebook page. Want more legal […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

February 28th, 2011 at 7:35 am

Inheriting a Business: What Are the Legal Concerns?

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Inherited a business? Now what? Ramon M. Gonzalez, Esq. discusses the concerns that can arise for heirs when a business is passed on.

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

February 14th, 2011 at 6:56 am

Is a DBA Required with an LLC or Corporation?

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Do you need a DBA and an LLC or incorporation? Michael H. Cohen, Esq. clarifies why a DBA usually isn’t necessary for an incorporation or LLC. We have a whole library of videos, including more business and startup info from attorneys. Check out all our legal videos. Every Monday, we post a video from our […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

February 7th, 2011 at 7:15 am

What If One Business Partner Wants to Sell and the Other Doesn’t?

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You want to sell your business, but your partner doesn’t. What now? Ramon M. Gonzalez, Esq. discusses the appropriate steps for navigating a disagreement about when to sell a partnership. Did you know we have a whole library of videos, including more tips from attorneys? Check out all our legal videos. Every Monday, we post […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

January 31st, 2011 at 6:50 am

What Does a Trademark Protect?

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When do you need a trademark? What does a trademark protect? Joe Escalante, Esq. explains what a trademark protects and how it’s used to distinguish a product or service. Want more from Attorney Joe Escalante? Check out Free Joe Friday, where Joe answers your legal questions for free on our Facebook page. Or learn more […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

January 24th, 2011 at 7:39 am

Can You Be Sued for Something You Write on Your Blog?

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Is your blog protected speech? Are you allowed to make defamatory statements without legal consequences? Joe Escalante, Esq. explains why you can be sued for blog content. Want more from Attorney Joe Escalante? Check out Free Joe Friday, where Joe answers your legal questions for free on our Facebook page. Check out all our legal […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

January 10th, 2011 at 7:40 am

What Is the Best State to Incorporate In?

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Many people choose to incorporate in Delaware or Nevada, but Michael H. Cohen, Esq. recommends that you incorporate in the state in which you are doing business. Find out why. We have a whole library of videos, including more incorporation info from attorneys. Check out all our legal videos. Every Monday, we post a video […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

January 3rd, 2011 at 7:30 am

How Can a Business Collect Overdue Bills?

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Having trouble getting your clients to pay? Ramon M. Gonzalez, Esq. explains your legal options when it comes to collecting on overdue invoices. Looking for more small business or legal videos? Check out our full library of legal videos. Every Monday, we post a video from our Lawyer in 60 Seconds or Less series. Attorneys […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

December 20th, 2010 at 6:55 am

Starting a Business in the Arts? What You Need to Know

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Starting a record label? A production company? Joe Escalante, Esq. details the considerations for launching a business in the arts. Know how to protect yourself and your business. Looking for more small business or intellectual property videos? Check out our full library of legal videos. Every Monday, we post a video from our Lawyer in […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

December 13th, 2010 at 7:45 am