Businesses require capital to operate and get off the ground. Once established, a cash infusion may be necessary to boost advertising and acquire customers in new markets. When it comes to raising money to start or grow your business, consider the following:
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If your business will be owned and operated by more than one individual, structuring as a partnership may be the best way to go. There are two types: a general partnership and a limited partnership.
Under Florida law, both commercial landlords and tenants have rights and responsibilities. It is important to understand the legal process as it affects this type of business relationship. The rights of both parties depend largely on what is in the rental agreement.
The new Families First Coronavirus Response Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and standards set forth by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) are playing roles in decisions being made by employers for their workers.
Employees often trust their employers’ polices to be well researched and vetted through counsel. However, drug and alcohol policies are often purposefully vague to give the employer the upper hand. For employees, it is always advisable to educate yourself on your state and local drug and alcohol testing laws, and speak with your HR team […]
If you have experienced sexual harassment at work, it is important to act quickly to protect yourself and protect your right to pursue legal action if you desire. If you are the victim of sexual harassment in the workplace, take the following three steps to protect yourself and your rights to a legal remedy.
If you’re pregnant, you may be wondering what your rights are in the workplace. Unfortunately, pregnancy standards and laws in the United States can be complex, varying state-by-state and by each individual company. To further complicate, there is also currently no federal law that applies to everyone in the US for maternity leave.
Has an employer presented you with a non-compete agreement? If your employer has asked you to sign a non-compete, you should know what rights you are relinquishing.
After the filing of a lawsuit, a party can ask the judge to issue a temporary injunction. The temporary injunction seeks to require the other party to either commit a certain act or to prohibit it from performing a particular action. In a business or commercial law context, injunctions are often sought to enforce a […]
Creditors of a Florida single member LLC (“SMLLC”) are able to reach the assets of SMLLC by obtaining a charging order and then foreclosing on the member’s interest. However, if an LLC has multi-members, creditors are limited to distributions that a debtor member would ordinarily receive from the LLC. To prevent a foreclosure of a […]