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Protection from Frivolous Lawsuits

Frivolous Lawsuits

A frivolous lawsuit is one that is filed with the intention of harassing, annoying or disturbing the opposite party. More often than not, the plaintiff knows the lawsuit does not stand a very good chance in court. For small businesses, the frivolous lawsuit is a common problem with very real consequences. Even the most absurd case […]

The Basics of Breach of Contract

breach of contract basics

Someone breaches a contract, a plaintiff or a defendant, and needs representation.  The rest is history…if only it were that simple. Contracts are created involving goods, services, real estate, employment and a whole host of other subjects.What does the plaintiff have to prove?With every breach of contract, the plaintiff must start by proving that the […]

Five Things to Consider Before Buying a Franchise Interest

Franchise Interest

Know who you are doing business with. Get written documentation. These words of advice hardly qualify as business tips. However, they still underpin the logic behind buying a franchise interest and protecting your investment. The franchisor is who you are doing business with, for example, corporate Dunkin Donuts. A franchise agreement is what you must […]

Eight Things to Consider Before Selling Your Franchise Interest

Selling Your Franchise Interest

Selling a franchise is not the same as selling an independent business.  When you sell a franchise interest, you are just changing the ownership interest (for example, one Dunkin Donuts store out of the franchise of stores). The new owner and the franchisee must agree on a sale number. The prospective owner must also prove […]

Why Do Business Owners Hire Business Law Attorneys?

Business Law Attorneys

Business owners hire business law attorneys to prevent problems and protect their business. It is a function of smart business planning, just like marketing, sales and staffing. The sooner a business owner can hire a business law attorney, the more potential trouble can be avoided. Once a business owner hires a business law attorney, specific subjects […]

My First Business Law Attorney

business law attorney

The best entrepreneurs understand that hiring an attorney is part of business. It saves money and prevents a host of problems. Others wait until they encounter a serious business matter or legal fiasco. Whether you are already running a small business, or have just started one, you should consider hiring your first business law attorney. […]