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June 20, 2019

Tips for Starting a Small Business

Taking your first steps towards becoming an entrepreneur or making your business idea become a reality are always exciting. However, there are plenty of people that don’t understand the steps required to get things started the right way. Instead of trying to figure out things like financing and choosing the right business type as you […]
June 20, 2019

4 of the Most Common Small Business Myths Debunked

If you are an aspiring entrepreneur or you already own a small business, you are well on your way to learning priceless lessons about business and about yourself. People tend to have ideas about small businesses that are far from the actual truth. Myths about small businesses are easily spread around, especially because most people […]
June 20, 2019

Why Are Living Wills Important?

Getting older is a fact of life for everyone. You want the best for your family and loved ones after you pass away, which is why hiring a great business lawyer to help out with your estate plan is always a good idea. Creating a will is something that everyone should do as they get […]
June 20, 2019

The Benefits of Hiring a Business Attorney for Commercial Real Estate Purchases

After you’ve found the perfect property for your investment or purchasing needs, you still have a lot of legal work ahead. Reviewing contracts, negotiating, and performing due diligence are all essential steps if you are trying to purchase commercial real estate. If you don’t have any idea about how to handle the legal side of […]
June 20, 2019

The Advantages of Hiring a Great Business Lawyer

Being a good business owner means analyzing every single decision based on the value it brings to your business. Budgets are tight when you are first starting a business, so you want to make sure that every single dollar you spend is money well spent. You might be on the fence about the decision of […]
June 20, 2019

Why Incorporating Your Business Can Be a Great Option

If you are an entrepreneur or small business owner just getting started, you will have to figure out what the best type of business is for your situation. Hiring a great business attorney is one way to get some expert advice, but ultimately the decision will be up to you. There are plenty of business […]
June 20, 2019

Common Estate Planning Myths Debunked

Coming up with a great estate plan that sets your family and loved ones up financially should always be a priority. There are plenty of people that wait until their kids are in college, their grandkids are born, or they are retiring to handle their estate planning. The truth is that you can never start […]
June 20, 2019

Why Small Businesses Need Great Attorneys

It’s safe to say that without a great business lawyer, a small business is sure to run into legal issues. Navigating the law as a small business owner can be confusing and expensive if you don’t have a great legal mind guiding you. A great business lawyer doesn’t necessarily make your legal business decisions for […]
May 28, 2019

The Benefits of a Non-Disclosure Agreement

A non-disclosure agreement is an important concept in the world of business law. It’s an agreement between two parties that acknowledges that there might be information disclosed during the course of a business relationship that is confidential in nature. It prevents the parties from disclosing the confidential information to third parties. If you are dealing […]
May 28, 2019

What to Know About Durable Power of Attorney in Estate Planning

If you are considering the future for your family and loved ones, estate planning is the way to set them up for success. There are tons of different terms and concepts that you might not be familiar with in the estate planning process, which is why it’s always a great idea to hire a great […]
October 16, 2018
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5 Signs It’s Time to Evict Your Tenants

Have you been having trouble with some of your tenants? Have you tried giving them warnings, issuing official statements, and trying to reason with them all to no avail? Then it might be time to evict. Eviction might seem harsh, but as the landlord, it’s your right to evict tenants under certain circumstances. It is […]
October 19, 2018

Top 5 Tips to Find the Best Estate Planning Lawyer

Whether we like it or not, we’re all going to die one day. And when we do, its easier for our families if our affairs are in order. Unfortunately, not everyone sees things this way. Even the wealthiest people sometimes forget to get their estates in order. Singer Aretha Franklin, for example, passed away in […]
October 19, 2018

What to Do When a Tenant Refuses to Leave

Today, the number of renters in the United States is at its highest since 1965. While the number of households in the US grew, the number of owners stayed flat. This is a consequence of the housing bust in the country. That said, it does mean that more people have the opportunity to increase their […]
October 20, 2018
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5 Legal Issues Real Estate Agents Need to Be Aware Of

For you, nothing compares to the thrill of making that home sale and collecting that check on closing day. And you’re not the only person who feels this way. Research shows that more than 440,000 people in the United States were real estate agents in 2016. However, as exciting as being a real estate agent […]
October 24, 2018
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4 Employment Laws Every Manager Needs to Know

There are a couple of ways to look at employment lawsuits. The first one is to take the “What’s the worst that could happen?” approach. Managers who know that workers only win 1 percent of federal civil suits that go to trial are more likely to take this approach because they figure the odds are […]
October 28, 2018
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3 Reasons You Need to Hire an Estate Lawyer When Writing Your Estate Plan

Do you have a plan for what happens to your personal property after you pass away? What about a legal document outlining what you’d like to have happen if you become incapacitated? If not, then you need to consider creating an estate plan. In this post, we’ll tell you just a few of the many […]
November 1, 2018
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Top 5 Reasons You Need to Hire a Probate Lawyer

The Holmes-Rahe Stress Inventory rates various life events for stress. Not surprisingly the death of a spouse is the top item and death of close family is in the top five too. It’s not surprising then that it’s at a time like this that executors and families turn to professionals to help them. The legal […]
November 5, 2018
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How to Draft an Eviction Letter

It’s unfortunate, but there are times when we have to say goodbye to tenants. Those times often happen through the process of eviction. There’re many reasons to evict tenants. Nonpayment is most popular. But lease violations, property damage, and illegal behavior are others. If you must release a problem tenant from your property, there’s a […]
November 16, 2018
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Landlord Laws You Should Memorize Before Renting Property: Know Your Rights & Your Tenant’s Rights

Being a landlord comes with a lot of responsibilities. You are allowing someone, most often complete strangers, to move into a home or apartment you own. There are landlord laws on the local, state and federal levels that you must adhere to. It is important that both the property owner and client understand these tenant laws. […]
November 20, 2018
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4 Things Everyone Should Know About Probate Law & How it Works

The residents of California are lucky in that the probate process isn’t especially difficult. Unfortunately, it can be expensive. California is unique in that it is one of the few states that let lawyers charge a fee based on the percentage of the assets going through probate. These rates are set out in the California probate […]