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What Does CFPB Director Richard Cordray’s Resignation Mean for the Agency’s Future?

Richard Cordray is stepping down as director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. His resignation is expected to become effective…

Read Delete: How To Be Successful This Small Business Saturday

  November 25 is this year’s official Small Business Saturday, a day when local retailers can strut their stuff on…

The Risk is Real: Customer Deposits Lost in Bankruptcy (Part 3 of 3)

This is the third post in the three-part blog series, The Risk is Real. Visit here to read Part One…

JPMorgan Settles Overtime Lawsuit for $16.7 for Misclassifying Assistant Manager

I previously wrote a blog about the challenges associated with properly classifying assistant managers. These challenges exist because there are…

The Weekly Scenario: Stretch IRA

Question: What is a ‘stretch’ IRA and can I stretch other types of retirement accounts? Answer: The term ‘stretch IRA’ is…

Beware of Communication Triangulation in Your Family Business

Kendra grew up around her family’s business. As a child, she always imagined that one day, she would become a…

Friday Factoid Quiz: Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving! Test your knowledge of IP and this time-honored holiday.   If you have any questions, please contact Jonathan…

Biz Tek Today: Best Businesses to Purchase in 2018

  The marketplace is hot for transactions. Many business owners want to grow and have concluded the best way to…

Guardianship: Law and Process in Maryland

Issue: My mom has been diagnosed with dementia, and I just discovered she has not been paying her bills.  Does…

Internet Legal Advice (For What It’s Worth)

You can find legal forms and advice online. How helpful is this information to a non-lawyer?   Here’s an accurate,…