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27 May 2011, 2:36 pm by Arieh M. Flemenbaum
With the economy still sputtering, your business needs to take advantage of the resources available to them. SCORE (http://www.score.org) offers useful, free resources, business counseling and business tools to small businesses. One of SCORE’s great resources is its lists of “Top 5 Business Tips.” My pick for this week is SCORE’s 5 Tips for Developing Policies for Your Business – check it out at: http://www.score.org/resources/5-tips-developing-policies-your-business. SCORE is a… [read post]
25 Apr 2009, 9:00 am by Daniel H. Erskine, Esq.
Thinking of starting a small business in this economic downturn? Take a look at the Small Business Association's outline about what such a plan should include.http://www.sba.gov/smallbusinessplanner/plan/writeabusinessplan/SERV_WRRITINGBUSPLAN.htmlDaniel H. Erskine, Esq., an international attorney, practices in New York and Connecticut focusing on international law, civil litigation, appeals, and small business transactions. www.ctsmallbusinessattorney.com [read post]
11 Dec 2012, 4:01 pm by Randy Fisher
What’s the best way to create wealth?  If I had a definitive answer, you can bet your margarita that I’d be typing this from a beach somewhere. From where I’m actually typing this — my Annapolis business law office — … Continue reading → [read post]
6 Oct 2010, 6:30 am by Raymond McKenzie
If you have registered your business trademark or service mark with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”), then you have the right to sue a party that is infringing your trademark rights. The criteria used to determine whether the use of your mark or a similar mark qualifies as infringement is whether such use causes a “likelihood of confusion” to the public. Likelihood of confusion exists when a court believes that the public would be confused as to the source of the goods, or as… [read post]
26 Jan 2011, 2:06 pm by Raymond McKenzie
A local business owner came to me recently in order to appeal MDOT’s denial of an application for Maryland DBE/MBE certification. Since I had never before read an MDOT denial opinion, there were several interesting issues raised by MDOT that I thought were worth discussing. 1. Ownership – The owners of the business are a husband and wife, and the wife applied as the majority owner of the business for MBE Certification. MDOT focused in part in denying the application on the fact that when the… [read post]
3 Jun 2011, 12:36 pm by Arieh M. Flemenbaum
With the economy still sputtering, your business needs to take advantage of the resources available to them. SCORE (http://www.score.org) offers useful, free resources, business counseling and business tools to small businesses. One of SCORE’s great resources is its lists of “Top 5 Business Tips.” My pick for this week is SCORE’s 5 Tips for Developing an Employee Handbook – check it out at: http://www.score.org/resources/5-tips-developing-employee-handbook. Before you are ready… [read post]
14 Nov 2011, 6:37 am by Ellen Victor
Yours truly was quoted in the most recent edition of Long Island Business News on the importance of business succession planning and partnership agreements. Read it here.  [read post]
1 Jul 2011, 2:36 pm by Arieh M. Flemenbaum
With the economy still sputtering, your business needs to take advantage of the resources available to them. SCORE (http://www.score.org) offers useful, free resources, business counseling and business tools to small businesses. One of SCORE’s great resources is its lists of “Top 5 Business Tips.” My pick for this week is SCORE’s 5 Tips on Preparing for Disaster Recovery – check it out at: http://www.score.org/resources/5-tips-preparing-disaster-recovery. SCORE is a partner with… [read post]
14 Dec 2010, 8:41 am by Arieh M. Flemenbaum
To help you complete a check-up and strategic year-end planning for your business, we will publish helpful tips and ideas through the end of the year. This tip is part of our ongoing series. Business Check-up No. 6: Review your independent contractor relationships. The Internal Revenue Service and many States (i.e., their Department of Revenue and/or Department of Labor) are auditing business/corporate tax filings and reports concerning their use of independent contractors. In cases where the IRS… [read post]
8 Jun 2011, 9:36 am by Arieh M. Flemenbaum
To help you complete a check-up and strategic mid-year planning for your business, we will publish helpful tips and ideas through the end of June. This tip is part of our ongoing series. Business Check-up Tip No.1: Assess corporate governance & comply w/ statutory & formality requirements or lose protection of limited liability. Check for updates every week day through July 1st. ______________________________________________________________ For information on how the business lawyers… [read post]
15 Jun 2011, 10:04 am by Arieh M. Flemenbaum
To help you complete a check-up and strategic mid-year planning for your business, we will publish helpful tips and ideas through the end of the month. This tip is part of our ongoing series. Business Check-up Tip No. 6: Review your independent contractor relationships. The Internal Revenue Service and many States (i.e., their Department of Revenue and/or Department of Labor) are auditing business/corporate tax filings and reports concerning their use of independent contractors. In cases where the… [read post]
13 Jun 2011, 9:36 am by Arieh M. Flemenbaum
To help you complete a check-up and strategic mid-year planning for your business, we will publish helpful tips and ideas through the end of the month. This tip is part of our ongoing series. Business Check-up Tip No. 4: Be sure your employee files are in compliance with state laws. Ensure your employee posters/notices are up to date. Check for updates every week day through July 1st. ______________________________________________________________ For information on how the business lawyers… [read post]
11 Jul 2011, 10:00 am by Lynne Butler
Canadian Insurance Top Broker and Canadian Capital are joining forces to present a full-day succession planning conference for business owners. To learn more, click here. [read post]
1 Jun 2011, 9:03 am by Arieh M. Flemenbaum
For a comprehensive listing of business technology events around the Chicago area by date and group, see TechVenue.com‘s “Chicago Calendar of Business Technology Events” – click the link or go to: http://calendars.techvenue.com/cgi-bin/techvenue.pl?CalendarName=USMidwest&Date=2011/6/1&EventID=50&utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=Chicago&utm_term=tech+technology+events&utm_content=tech+technology+events ___________________________________________________________ Griffith… [read post]
8 Dec 2010, 8:36 am by Arieh M. Flemenbaum
To help you complete a check-up and strategic year-end planning for your business, we will publish helpful tips and ideas through the end of the year. This tip is part of our ongoing series. Business Check-up No. 2: Review contracts & forms. Address key provisions (i.e., dispute resolution, venue, warranties, liability limits). Check for updates every week day through December 31st. Happy Holidays from Griffith & Jacobson, LLC! ______________________________________________________________ For… [read post]
10 Jun 2011, 9:36 am by Arieh M. Flemenbaum
To help you complete a check-up and strategic mid-year planning for your business, we will publish helpful tips and ideas through the end of the month. This tip is part of our ongoing series. Business Check-up Tip No. 3: Review employment policies & procedures. Update them to cover mobile and social media usage & data protection. Check for updates every week day through July 1st. ______________________________________________________________ For information on how the business lawyers… [read post]
6 Oct 2010, 6:19 am by Raymond McKenzie
Maryland law does not require that a sole member limited liability company (“LLC”) have an existing, enforceable operating agreement on file. Nevertheless, there is an excellent reason to draft and execute one: by executing an LLC operating agreement, the single member of the LLC has drawn a line of protection guarding that person against personal liability for the business debts and obligations of the LLC. Specifically, Maryland courts have held that the protection from liability that exists… [read post]
9 Jun 2011, 9:36 am by Arieh M. Flemenbaum
To help you complete a check-up and strategic mid-year planning for your business, we will publish helpful tips and ideas through the end of the month. This tip is part of our ongoing series. Business Check-up Tip No. 2: Review contracts & forms. Address key provisions (i.e., dispute resolution, venue, warranties, liability limits). Check for updates every week day through July 1st. ______________________________________________________________ For information on how the business lawyers… [read post]
31 Dec 2010, 8:36 am by Arieh M. Flemenbaum
To help you complete a check-up and strategic year-end planning for your business, we will publish helpful tips and ideas through the end of the year. This tip is part of our ongoing series. Business Check-up No. 18: It is almost always less expensive & more effective to involve your business lawyer earlier than later! Check for updates every week day through December 31st. Happy New Year from Griffith & Jacobson, LLC! Filed under: Business, Business best practices, business check-up, Business… [read post]