There is nothing wrong with an employer hiring someone as an independent contractor to do work. However, an employer cannot expect certain things of an independent contractor. The independent contractor gets to work on his or her own time. An employee is expected to work a set number of hours each day, starting at a certain time and finishing at a certain time on a routine basis.
Before reopening your business after weeks of closure due to COVID-19, you need to make sure you have a solid Return to Work Policy in place to mitigate legal liability.
The wake of the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak has brought about a lot of uncertainty – even regarding the validity of contracts. Can you break a contract if you've been impacted by the coronavirus?
Some business owners choose to sell at the right time when they can make a decent amount from the sale while stepping away from the industry for personal reasons.
Even though many think that using a contract template is the best way to draft a contract, it can lead to serious legal problems. Thousands of parties enter into contracts that have been drafted using a template in lieu of a contract that has been drafted by an attorney.
Every entrepreneur needs to learn the basics of protecting their business venture.
The best time to hire a business attorney is right after you finish with your business plan and right before you start implementing it
DO NOT download a contract from the Internet and think you covered your legal basis, chances are, you did not.
Deciding whether to form an LLC or a Corporation that qualifies for S-Corp tax designation can be very confusing
Most of our clients are those who have tried to do the legal legwork on their own but found themselves in a deeper hole than where they originally started