Business Formation

Overview

Forming a business marks the start of a challenging and potentially prosperous adventure for would-be entrepreneurs. As a first step, business founders should familiarize themselves with the issues and considerations involved in selecting a business entity, entering into business agreements, hiring employees and understanding the municipal, state and federal laws that regulate their business.

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  • Credit Suisse Downgrades Environmental Services Space - Benzinga April 17, 2014 Credit Suisse Downgrades Environmental Services SpaceBenzingaThis will likely make new retail business formation more of a 2016 event." Credit Suisse prefers Waste Connections (NYSE: WCN) and Progressive Waste Solutions (NYSE: BIN) over Waste…
  • Credit Suisse Downgrades Environmental Services Space - Benzinga April 17, 2014 Credit Suisse Downgrades Environmental Services SpaceBenzingaThis will likely make new retail business formation more of a 2016 event." Credit Suisse prefers Waste Connections (NYSE: WCN) and Progressive Waste Solutions (NYSE: BIN) over Waste…
  • Odom joins McGowan Rogers law firm - SCNow April 17, 2014 Odom joins McGowan Rogers law firmSCNowMcGowan Rogers also provides representation and counsel in the areas of estate planning, probate, small business formation, land title defect resolution, all family court matters and personal injury claims. Now…
  • Law classes in Newport, Lincoln City - Lincoln City News Guard April 17, 2014 Law classes in Newport, Lincoln CityLincoln City News GuardBusiness Formation. The April 23 course is a practical introduction to business formation. For entrepreneurs needing to know how to protect themselves and their business from potential…
  • Wisconsin unemployment drops to 5.9 percent - WEAU April 17, 2014 Wisconsin unemployment drops to 5.9 percentWEAUDepartment of Financial Institutions new business formation: up 7.0 percent in the first quarter of 2014 compared to the same period a year ago. • Initial weekly Unemployment Insurance (UI) claims…

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  • Day 33 of the Bodhisattva in Lent: Abandoning Attachment April 17, 2014 I have skipped the light fandango enough to understand that I have reached a level of critical mass — the realization that the tipping point is the origin of the journey to abandon the unnecessary possessions that I have accumulated in the first…
  • Guest Post: Social Media and D&O Liability Exposures April 17, 2014 Earlier this week I published a post on this site about the employment practices liability exposures that the social media may present for employers. After seeing my post, D&O maven Dan Bailey of the Bailey Cavalieri law firm send me a note…
  • Day 32 of the Bodhisattva in Lent: Tending to One's Garden April 16, 2014 Matthew 7:1-7 // Living Bible (TLB) 7 "Don't criticize, and then you won't be criticized. 2 For others will treat you as you treat them. 3 And why worry about a speck in the eye of a brother when you have a board in your own? 4 Should you say,…
  • How is corporate M&A strategy developed? April 16, 2014 How do strategic M&A events germinate? When does the corporate development process for major companies begin? How is corporate strategy developed? Pacific Rim M&A Institute's inaugural session answers these questions and more. Moderated by…
  • Understanding Contract Terms (Post 11): Counterparts April 16, 2014 We continue the Understanding Contract Terms series by explaining counterparts clauses. Most contracts include some form of counterparts clause. Counterparts clauses are important to understand when you need to determine how a contract can be…