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Do I Need a Pre-Nup?

September 6, 2013

Yours/Mine/Ours. These  words have one meaning when one is getting married and can take on  a whole other meaning  when…

Mitigating Loss following a Data Breach

September 5, 2013

The Internet has forever changed the way in which we conduct business. However, with innovation come new risks. This is…

Tips for Negotiating a Commercial Lease

September 5, 2013

While price is often the primary reason a tenant chooses a particular location, it is important to pay close attention…

CAUTION – CHECK ANY AND ALL SMALL BUSINESS SIZE REPRESENTATIONS, OR YOU MAY PAY THE PRICE

September 4, 2013

It took a while; almost three years. But, the U.S. Small Business Administration issued at the end of June 2013,…

The Weekly Scenario from Steve Shane – 9.3.13

September 3, 2013

Question:  Has there been any guidance for tax reporting purposes for same-sex couples (after the June 26th Supreme Court decision…

Legal Q&A: September 2, 2013

September 2, 2013

  QUESTION I regularly notice certain employees carrying prayer mats or wearing religious clothing to work, should I inquire if…

Friday Factoid – 8.30.13

August 30, 2013

Pfizer’s patent for Lipitor expired on June 28, 2011. During the term of this patent, Lipitor earned over $125 billion…

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Document Retention Requirements

August 28, 2013

Over the past month, we have touched a good deal on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and its recent…

What is a Buy-Sell Agreement?

August 27, 2013

If you and a business partner are considering a joint venture, it is important to outline the parameters of that…

Legal Q&A: August 26, 2013

August 26, 2013

  QUESTION My company usually hires fall interns who work without compensation. Does the law still allow this? ANSWER The…