How to Choose the Right Legal Structure for Your Business

Small Business CEO

You can start choosing the best legal structure for your business by planning your goals for the company while keeping in mind the local, state, and federal regulations. When you can determine your goals, you can choose your business’s legal structure more easily.

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The Legal and Tax Complications Faced by Digital Nomads and Their Employers

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But remote work is even more legally challenging for employers.    The report covers the various ways "wandering workers" - Littler's term for remote workers - can get their employers into legal trouble. 

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Police Powers & Rights: The Legal Side of Law Enforcement

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… The post Police Powers & Rights: The Legal Side of Law Enforcement appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. Legal law enforcement

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Bitcoin Is Now Legal Tender In A Country On Planet Earth

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The post Bitcoin Is Now Legal Tender In A Country On Planet Earth appeared first on Dragos Roua. It took about 11 years until a project started on some mailing list after the big 2008 crisis stormed our planet.

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When Stealing Is Forced Into Legality

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The post When Stealing Is Forced Into Legality appeared first on Dragos Roua. I was thinking about writing something else this evening, when my attention was hijacked by a Twitter post.

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Bitcoin Is Now Legal Tender in El Salvador

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Salvadorans will be able to interact with Bitcoin through the electronic wallet "Chivo". Bitcoin

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Client Experience Considerations That Can Make or Break Your Legal Practice

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For law firms, being able to compete on client experience is becoming increasingly important , especially as more legal work is being done by AI and automation. … The post Client Experience Considerations That Can Make or Break Your Legal Practice appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

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How to use Stock Photos Legally for your Business Website

Small Business CEO

… The post How to use Stock Photos Legally for your Business Website appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. Do you know the one reason most business sites don’t perform well? It’s the absence of attractive visual content.

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Profeco proceeds legally against VivaAerobus, Vips, Sony and BP for misleading advertising

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Ricardo Sheffield, head of Profeco, invited scammed customers to report whether they have been victims of misleading advertising by VivaAerobus, Vips, Sony or British Petroleum (BP). Profeco

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The Legal Aspects of Setting up a New Business

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Beginning a new business can be an exciting process, but the legal aspects of it can be quite intimidating. If you are wondering what sort of questions you should ask when getting law advice for your new… Read the full article here: The Legal Aspects of Setting up a New Business on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG. Guest Blog business partners commercial property crime employment law lawyers legal partners partnership property

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Legal Liability in the Workplace

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When we think of “legal liability,” we often think of in terms of someone slipping and falling on a wet grocery store floor because the employees didn’t put out a “caution wet floor” sign. … Legal legal liabilityAmerica is a fairly litigious society, although we’re not quite as bad as our reputation suggests. The truth is, there are good reasons for many of the civil lawsuits that are currently winding their way through the court system.

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Alternative Legal Structures for Social Entrepreneurs

Small Business Labs

   The Wall Street Journal has a good article covering the different legal structures social organizations can use to better accomplish their combined mission of social good with business practices.    Because of the legalities involved, I'm referring you to the article for more details.    Also, you should consult a lawyer or accountant prior to deciding what type of legal structure you want to form. 

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How Should I Legally Structure My Startup Business?

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Along with the countless other things a start-up has to deal with when setting up a company, there is the major decision of how the company should trade legally. It could also have profound implications for the financial future… Read the full article here: How Should I Legally Structure My Startup Business? Establishing it correctly at the outset is crucial and could eliminate many issues along the way.

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Financial institutions in Mexico remind that cryptocurrencies are not legal in the country

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This information was released a day after businessman Ricardo Salinas Pliego announced that Banco Azteca was preparing to accept operations with Bitcoin. cryptocurrencies

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Covering Yourself Legally as a Business Owner

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Legal business legal legal protections When you take the plunge and become a business owner, no matter what size that business may be, there are certain aspects you leave yourself accountable for. This is what’s known as Management Liability. You might not think it, but even the more virtual, computer-based professions can be faced with an expensive court-battle, so it isn’t just the high risk professions that are open to this.

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5 Important Marketing Trends for Legal Professionals

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Legal professionals that stay on top of marketing trends and effectively use the latest strategies can get a leg up on all of the competition. Judging by the current climate and trends through the first half of 2017, there are some pretty clear themes to the changes in legal marketing. … Legal Marketing legal marketing marketing trendsThere are few industries that move faster than marketing.

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Legal Considerations for Your Family-Owned Business

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Legal business legal family business According to CPApowered.org , as much as 70% of family-owned businesses will not survive a transition to the next generation (SOURCE IN MINUTE ONE OF VIDEO). Considering that small and mid-sized businesses are the backbone of the American economy, that number is quite staggering. If you are planning on getting into business, you already have a lot on your plate. Thinking about the future may not be on your mind but it should be.

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How to Look for the Best Legal Representatives for your Company

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Every company requires legal counsel at some point. This is why chief legal officers or CLO are often in the C-suite of large companies. Small and mid-sized businesses need legal counsel, as well. Legal counsel can guide you in crafting enforceable intellectual property agreements, product warranties and non-disclosure forms. Here are a few tips for finding the best legal representatives for your company.… Legal legal representatives

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5 Reasons to Offer Employees Voluntary Legal Benefits

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Most Americans are faced with at least one new legal issue each year. Legal matters require time and money to resolve, and some of that time is spent while on the job. Companies are increasingly helping to relieve their employees of this burden by providing a voluntary legal benefits plan. … Human Resources Legal voluntary benefits voluntary legal benefits work package

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The Legal Bulwark: Why Even Small Businesses Need Lawyers

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It’s easy for small business owners to hold off on spending their precious resources on legal assistance, especially when their business is still in its infancy. … The post The Legal Bulwark: Why Even Small Businesses Need Lawyers appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO. Human Resources Legal business lawyer hiring tips

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USA Mobile Drug Testing Shares what Employers Need to Know About Marijuana Legalization

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With approximately 20 states and the District of Columbia legalizing the use of medical marijuana, drug testing has become a particularly hot topic for employers. Many of them are confused about what legalization means and what impact it has on them. That may be especially true in Washington, Colorado and as yet to be determined states where recreational marijuana use is now legal or may be legalized in the future.

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Legal Responsibilities of Your Business: Employment and Injury

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As a business owner, you are lucky enough to have all sorts of additional legal responsibilities that are attached to your company. … Legal Management employee safety legal responsibilities workplace safetySpecifically, within the categories of employee longevity and safety, there are all kinds of sets of knowledge that you should have handy about topics ranging from injury to insurance, and security to record-keeping.

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Surviving Legal Terms: Does Seeking Online Help Make Sense?

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A contract may contain legal terms that the signee should fully understand before she sign it in order to enter into the agreement.… … Legal business legal online legal service Law plays an important role of keeping mankind in the right. Like a bracket, it holds everything together, putting a sense of moral justice in everything we do. Law, in fact, influences our daily life. This also holds true with business.

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Legal Advice for Workers

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At least once a week I get asked a question that has a "legal" implication. I'm not a lawyer, and even though I tell these people they need to get legal advice, I know that's not possible for everyone. Someone writes me wanting to know if they can get fired for something, or what rights they have regarding their job. For one reason, lawyers cost money -- money that everyone may not have.

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Stock Markets – Legalized Gambling – The Cancer In Our Sick Society

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When you listen to this guy during his BBC interview, it is easy to understand why you are losing you pension and savings. He claims that not governments rule the world, Goldman Sachs does. I believe him, how else can you explain, why our governments have not stopped the practice of “going short”, at least…

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Top 5 Tips for Avoiding Small Business Legal Issues

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The weekly top 5 tips post is always full of helpful hints and advice for small, home and micro business owners. Make sure that you separate yourself from your business activity. Because a large number of small businesses operate as sole traders, their individual assets are not protected and would also be at risk…

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I'm a Lawyer and Entrepreneur Who Went to Prison for 14 Months. Here Are 9 Tips for Hiring a White Collar Criminal Defense Lawyer.

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Legal ServicesHiring a defense attorney is a monumental task, and most are monumentally unprepared for the effort.

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What legal entity is right for your business? | THE SMALL BUSINESS.

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What legal entity is right for your business? by Jason Holden on Jun 29, 2006 The first thing I want to make clear here is, the legal entity cannot be decided by just reading this bite sized post, you need to seek professional advice, at which point it will be discussed with you in more detail. The legal status your business takes maybe decided by what industry you are working in. An LLP is a separate legal entity from its members. E-Mail me or follow me.

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The Dark Side of the Cannabis 'Gold Rush'

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Legal MarijuanaToday, the industry is a source of massive profit, and it shows no signs of slowing down.

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What Employers Should Know About Negligent Hiring

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There’s a legal theory called respondeat superior. Human Resources Legal hiring negligent hiringAs an employer, you have a lot of responsibilities. You are, in some cases, even responsible for the actions of your employees.

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Could Your Texting Get You In Legal Hot Water at Work?

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Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Thursday, July 23, 2009 Could Your Texting Get You In Legal Hot Water at Work? The reason I bring up this message again is that the legal scope of what employers and/or lawyers will investigate regarding employee communications has widened.

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How Do Wealthy People Get Away With Not Paying Their 'Fair Share' of Taxes?

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They use a perfectly legal tactic. And one you may be able to use too. Finance

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International Criminal Lawyers and Small Business

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International criminal lawyers tend to specialise in cases where two legal jurisdictions operate. For example, criminal lawyers in Spain will be well-versed with Ecuadorian and Spanish law and able to fight cases involving two legal systems.…

7 Questions To Ask Your Attorney During An Accident Consultation

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What Legal Action Do You Think Is Best for My Situation? You can take different forms of legal action, which will also vary depending on the area you live in.… Legal legal consultation

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10 Things College Athletes Should Consider When Building a Business Based on Their Own Personal Brand

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College athletes can legally make money from their name, image and likeness. Entrepreneurs

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Proof of Income: How to Use a Paystub and More to Buy A Home

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Finance Legal legal documents proof of income property purchaseBuying a house is a big step. It puts you on the property ladder, grants you rights you didn’t have as a tenant, and gives you a place to call home. In 2019, the median house price in the U.S. was $279,600.

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What CEOs Should Know About Tipping Laws

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Legal tipping lawsEmployees in the service industry, such as bars and restaurants, receive tips from customers. Tips are optional payments by customers to employees as gratuity or gifts to appreciate the employee’s services.

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Getting The Best Real Estate Attorney 

Small Business CEO

One of the things that each one of us has to deal with as adults is that of having to ensure that the real properties we own and buy are legal and aboveboard. To do that, we need to sign legal documents and make sure that it follows all legal requirements and guidelines.

Crocs sues Walmart for 'copying' its famous shoes

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The plastic clog company has filed legal complaints against more than 20 companies. Intellectual Property

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Short-Term Disability Benefits Eligibility: A Detailed Breakdown

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Human Resources Legal disability benefitsMost people understand the term “disability” and what it means, especially as related to workplace injuries or illnesses. Essentially, something has happened to you that renders you unable to work at a particular job as you once could.

The Next Big Opportunity for Entrepreneurs

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E-commerce for services includes everything from cleaning services to legal services to medical care, beauty, hospitality and beyond. . Ecommerce

The Advantages of Retaining the Services of a Lemon Law Attorney

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Legal hiring attorney lemon lawIt is exhilarating to purchase your own vehicle; it does not matter whether it is a new one or a previously owned one. Sometimes, the car you bought might have been in and out of the dealership several times for the same or different other issues.

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Top 4 Reasons To Hire Immigration Lawyer

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We can do everything ourselves, but fortunately, we don’t have to, since we can get legal advice from someone who has completed several years of legal studies. Legal matters are not only complicated, but they must be dealt with in the right order and within deadlines.

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