Tips to Avoid Intellectual Property Infringement

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In the daily aspects of running your business and marketing, intellectual property (IP) infringement probably isn’t at the top of your list of concerns. However, failure to be mindful of copyright infringement can result in an enormous price tag and stress. In this piece, we’ll define the main types of IP and give you a […]

What to Do When Your Spouse Tries to Hide Assets


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During a divorce, especially one dealing with a large net worth, spouses can be on the worst behavior when it comes to money. According to the National Endowment for Financial Education, 58% of spouses hide assets from their partners. If you suspect your spouse is part of the 58% hiding money in the midst of […]

Is My Spouse Entitled to Half My Business?

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Whether or not your spouse is entitled to half the value of your business is dependent upon many factors. For an accurate and thorough evaluation of your particular circumstances, we advise meeting with one of our firm’s attorneys. What follows here is a general overview of how and if a business is divided in the […]

What Happens When a Parent Has Sole Custody?

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Not every parent is the best choice for custody when it comes to their child’s well-being. In some situations, a court can grant one parent sole custody. How does this occur and what happens after these court decisions are made? We’ll cover some of what custody entails and walk you through the process that results […]

How Does the COVID-19 Vaccine Impact My Business?

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As the COVID-19 vaccine is fairly new, and lawsuits regarding employers mandating vaccines are still arising, this area of law is not yet settled. Legal experts on health policy have varying opinions on the issue. However, what can be discussed with clarity is the stance of the EEOC with regard to whether employer mandates run […]

Do I Still Get Alimony if My Spouse Goes Bankrupt?

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When a spouse has declared bankruptcy they have entered a legal status saying they are unable to pay their creditors. Alimony is a legally mandated payment from one spouse to another. The other spouse might worry that bankruptcy would affect alimony payment. This is not the case, but there are still some elements you must […]

What is a Restraining Order?

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A restraining order, sometimes called a protective order, is a court order that can protect someone from being physically or sexually abused, threatened, stalked, or harassed. It imposes certain behaviors and requirements on the offender with legal consequences should the offender fail to comply. The person who obtains the restraining order is called the “protected […]

What is a Fictitious Business Name?

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A fictitious business name, or FBN, is a legal term for a form of registration required of businesses in certain situations. When determining if you need to file a fictitious business statement ask yourself whether you plan on running the business under an assumed name. If so, then they will need to follow state fictitious […]

Why You Should File for Divorce First

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Many people going through a divorce are often caught off guard by the initial filing. They may have felt the issues plaguing the marriage weren’t enough to warrant a divorce, or perhaps they thought they had conducted their undesirable behavior in secrecy. Whatever reasons prompted the divorce, the spouse caught unaware is at a disadvantage. […]