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Attorneys & Legal

Stay on the Right Side of the Law by Following These 5 Types of Laws for Businesses

99.9% of all companies in the United States are small businesses. There are 30.2 million businesses employing 47.5% of all US workers.  Small business owners wear many hats. They may handle their marketing, accounting, and sales all in the same day. Especially when there’s not enough in the budget to hire a professional to do the […]

Thinking About Starting a Law Firm? Here Are 5 Reasons Why You Should

The size of the legal service market in the United States alone is over $101.8 billion. This means that there’s a favorable business environment for every lawyer in the country to grow in the legal field. Whether you’re fresh out of school or just got laid off from your day job, starting your own company […]

Marketing for Lawyers: Tried & True Tips From the Experts Themselves

Do you need marketing for lawyers tips? There are more than 1.3 million attorneys in the U.S. How can you set your law practice apart from the competition? It doesn’t take rocket science, but it does require careful consideration. Read on to find out what marketing tips attorneys are using to get more clients. Marketing […]

9 Reasons Every Small Business Owner Needs an Attorney on Retainer

Sadly, 1 in 12 small businesses close each year.  Looking on the brighter side of that, 11 of those businesses succeed. Maybe they succeeded because they had a great website, loyal customers, appealing social media, and superb products and services.  On top of all these things, they also probably had a business attorney. A business […]

Your Guide to the Americans With Disabilities Act Reasonable Accommodations

The Aamericans with Disabilities Act reasonable accommodations provision is one of the more complex pieces of legislation passed. When the American Disabilities Act was signed by President George Bush in 1990, it was landmark legislation that protected the rights of Americans with disabilities. It required that employers provide “reasonable accommodations” to employees with disabilities. It […]

Hiring a Disability Lawyer: Why Is It Important and When Is the Right Time to Get One?

Over 60 million people receive benefits from social security affiliated programs. If you’ve been the victim of an illness or an accident that has left you disabled to the point of not being able to work, becoming one of those 60 million people and receiving the financial support you need can be a lot harder […]

Splitsville: A Guide to Divorce for Small Business Owners

If you’re in the throes of a divorce, the unfortunate truth is that have to take care of the assets that you want to maintain in the separation. This requires a good deal of thought, and depending on the nature of your relationship, could be a little messy.  This is especially true if you’re a […]

What Business Owners on the Coast Need to Know About Maritime Law

Do you own or operate a business near the water? If so, listen up! As you may already know, maritime law is different than typical state or federal law and you should be well versed and familiar with the differences in order to protect your business.  You may want to retain a maritime lawyer in […]

How to Get Clients as a Lawyer: 5 Tactics to Try This Week

It may seem ambitious, but adding new clients to your books within just one week is very much achievable if you’re a lawyer. Remember that a good lawyer doesn’t just practice the law – they generate business. Having a roster of clients is the way to thrive. You could be the best in the business […]

Attention, Business Owners: Lawyers You Need on Speed Dial!

As a business owner, you have to know a little bit of everything to run a business. You need to understand the many types of lawyers and when to call on their services. It’s not enough to call on one person who serves as your consigliere. Attorneys typically aren’t general practitioners the same way that […]