When you open a small business, you should have two professionals on board from day one: an accountant and a small business attorney. Our society has become increasingly litigious, and is more so during down economic times. If you wait until you’re being sued or have a problem with a contract, it’s too late. It is […]
Did the Eagles breach their contract with DeSean Jackson? What are Jackson’s options?
It never ceases to amaze the public, or the sports figures themselves, just how swiftly the whole bankruptcy thing can happen: A little bad advice here, and a few hundred million-blown there can be the death knell, as profiled on Business Insider’s post, “How 20 Professional Athletes Went Flat Broke.” Take the once heavyweight boxing champ, Mike Tyson, for example, […]
Wednesday, September 25th, 6:30 PM Parkway Central Library, 1901 Vine Street, 19103 In this workshop, you will learn: How to use census data to develop the demographic portion of a business plan, choose a location for a business, and measure business competition The differences between Decennial Census Data and the American Community Survey Other types […]
Social media is a fact of life in today’s world. We are constantly warned about the importance of protecting our privacy while enjoying the benefits of living in an age of technology. Stories about how the words you post on Facebook or My Space can potentially cause someone harm or bring them angst are reported […]
This week, Jay-Z sued his former chef, MichaelJohnShand, for breach of contract. The suit alleges that Shand caused the 40/40 club to lost profits while damaging the club’s reputation. Apparently, Shand was hired earlier this year to revamp the club’s menu as a part of the club’s future relaunch. However, Jay-Z fired Shand for failure to […]
We discuss recent laws and events that may impact your small but growing business.