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Do I Really Need 501c3 Status? And More Free Legal Advice – Free Joe 1/29/13

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Christa: What is something that someone starting a 501c3 non profit organization should know?

Joe Escalante: Here’s something most people don’t know:
Some nonprofit entities don’t really need to apply for 501(c)(3) status. The process is…

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

January 31st, 2013 at 5:30 am

Can I Use a Copyrighted Image as Artwork in My Home? And More Legal Q&A – Free Joe 11/16/12

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Andrew: Am I allowed to scan an image from a music CD’s insert and print that image on canvas to display in my home as an art piece?

Joe Escalante: Technically, someone could articulate why this is a problem in some respects, but if it stayed in your home, it’s never going…

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

November 20th, 2012 at 5:29 am

Common Law vs Community Property, Plus More Legal Advice – Free Joe Friday 8/26/11

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My friend wants to leave house & assets to her husband if she passes, but at his death have everything come back to her beneficiaries, not his family. How does she do this?

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

August 30th, 2011 at 6:27 am

Breaking a Lease, Quick Claim Deeds, Dissolving an LLC and more Free Joe Friday 4/22/2011

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Every Friday, attorney Joe Escalante answers legal questions for free on the LegalZoom Facebook Page. Did you miss last week’s Free Joe Friday? Don’t worry. We’ve got it all right here. Lori: Hi my name is Lori I am a single mom and recently quit my job to prepare for a wedding he “Mr Perfect” […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

April 26th, 2011 at 7:37 am

Starting a Non-Profit, Appealing Convictions and More – Free Joe Friday 4/1/11

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Every Friday, attorney Joe Escalante answers legal questions for free on the LegalZoom Facebook Page. Did you miss last week’s Free Joe Friday? Don’t worry. We’ve got it all right here. Willie: Hey joe, trying to start a beer and tobacco delivery service. Where, can I determine the legality of this service in my community? […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

April 5th, 2011 at 7:15 am

Trademark Ownership, Collecting Damages from Squatters and More – Free Joe Friday 3/18/11

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Every Friday, attorney Joe Escalante answers legal questions for free on the LegalZoom Facebook Page. Did you miss last week’s Free Joe Friday? Don’t worry. We’ve got it all right here. Kellie: Hi Joe – Happy Friday! Any information you can offer with the following trademark question would be greatly appreciated: If I have been […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

March 22nd, 2011 at 7:34 am

Free Joe Friday 1/14/11 – Collecting Debts, Emergency Room Bills, and More

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Every Friday, attorney Joe Escalante answers legal questions for free on the LegalZoom Facebook Page. Did you miss last week’s Free Joe Friday? Don’t worry. We’ve got it all right here. Barry: Want to start a mens empowerment group at my church, bcause we may look outside 4 funds should we go 501c3, & how […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

January 18th, 2011 at 11:46 am