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2-Minute Tip: How do I Sue Thee? Let Me Count the Ways.

Posted by on Jan 31, 2017 in General, legal explanations | Comments Off on 2-Minute Tip: How do I Sue Thee? Let Me Count the Ways.

2-Minute Tip: How do I Sue Thee?  Let Me Count the Ways.

57% of employees admit to participating in workplace romance. If you’re an employer with 15 or more employees or do business with the government, these workplace romances can open you up to a long list of potential law suits. Find out what they are and what you can do to limit your exposure in this week’s two-minute tip. Click Here to Get Your Love Contract – Special Pricing for the Month of...

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2-Minute Tip: New Year’s Resolution Reset

Posted by on Jan 24, 2017 in General, legal explanations | Comments Off on 2-Minute Tip: New Year’s Resolution Reset

2-Minute Tip: New Year’s Resolution Reset

Did you start 2017 without having all of your plans in place? Have your New Year’s resolutions already started to go astray? Never fear. You have a chance to “reset” and re-align your 2017 plans with the Lunar New Year (aka Chinese New Year) on January 28th. Last year’s forecast was eerily true. Find out what the year of the Fire Rooster predicts for us in this week’s two-minute tip. Get the answers to these questions (and more) in this week’s edition of Tisha’s Two-Minute...

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2-Minute Tip: What to Keep and When to Shred

Posted by on Jan 17, 2017 in General, legal explanations | Comments Off on 2-Minute Tip: What to Keep and When to Shred

2-Minute Tip: What to Keep and When to Shred

Know When to Hold ‘Em, Know When to Shred ‘Em January is the time most of us are packing away last year’s records to make room for this year. As a business owner you’re required by law to keep certain records. If you kept them all forever, you’d eventually need an extra office just for paper, and an extra server for all the electronic records. Keeping everything in perpetuity isn’t a good plan. But when is it safe to destroy them? How long do you legally need to keep all these records? And when is it to your legal advantage to make sure...

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2-Minute Tip: Corporate Compliance Scam – Don’t Fall for It

Posted by on Jan 17, 2017 in General, legal explanations | Comments Off on 2-Minute Tip: Corporate Compliance Scam – Don’t Fall for It

2-Minute Tip: Corporate Compliance Scam – Don’t Fall for It

Have your received an official looking Labor Law Compliance Form from Corporate Compliance Services? These notices have begun making the rounds again for 2017 so we thought it would be a good idea to remind you about this scam. It looks official, but it’s not real. You don’t need to send them (or anyone else) $84 to get what you need to be compliant with the Department of Labor. You can get everything you need for FREE. Find out more in this week’s two-minute tip. Click Here to Go To Elaws Poster...

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How a Good Intention Caused Liability

Posted by on Jan 3, 2017 in General, legal explanations | Comments Off on How a Good Intention Caused Liability

How a Good Intention Caused Liability

Every year we like to send a red envelope to our clients to celebrate the Chinese New Year (aka Lunar New Year). The Chinese believe red is the symbol of energy, happiness, and prosperity – three of the things we wish for all of you in the year to come. Learn about how a Chinese company mistakenly caused liability over this innocent tradition. Watch Tisha’s two-minute tip to learn more about this tradition and to find out how to get your lucky red envelope. Fill out the message box below with your mailing address to receive your Chinese lucky...

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2-Minute Tip: No More Willpower

Posted by on Jan 3, 2017 in General, legal explanations | Comments Off on 2-Minute Tip: No More Willpower

2-Minute Tip: No More Willpower

A Better Way to Keep Your New Year Resolutions Every year we set them, and every year it’s a struggle to keep them. Yep, we’re talking about New Year resolutions. We say things like, “I just need the willpower to succeed.” That’s a lot easier said than done because it means you’re in for a constant battle. In this week’s two-minute tip Tisha gives you some alternatives to fighting this never ending struggle. Watch the video below to find out...

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Little Known Ways to Business Success

Posted by on Dec 15, 2016 in General, legal explanations | Comments Off on Little Known Ways to Business Success

Little Known Ways to Business Success

Are there processes and elements of your business that don’t perform as well as they could, but you hang on to them just because they’re familiar and comfortable? In this week’s two-minute tip, Tisha illustrates how you can make your business life easier by examining systems that could be made to work better if you’d just give them a chance.

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How to Search Trademarks for Free

Posted by on Dec 6, 2016 in General, legal explanations | Comments Off on How to Search Trademarks for Free

How to Search Trademarks for Free

Save yourself time and money by conducting trademark searches before your register your trademark. If you apply for a trademark and it’s rejected because someone else already registered it – you don’t get your application fees back. Hundreds, sometimes thousands, of dollars with nothing in return. Don’t get tricked into paying for a basic trademark search.** Watch this week’s two-minute tip to find out how you can do the search yourself for free. **We also recommend getting legal help for more in-depth searching (after...

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2-Minute Tip: Durable Power of Attorney

Posted by on Nov 17, 2016 in General, legal explanations | Comments Off on 2-Minute Tip: Durable Power of Attorney

2-Minute Tip: Durable Power of Attorney

Durable Power of Attorney: Is Yours Legal? The holidays mean spending time with your family. While everyone is in the same place, this is one of the best times to get your legal documents in order. One of the documents that everyone should have is the Durable Power of Attorney (POA). Think you already have a POA in place? You might want to take another look. The laws changed in 2014, AND there’s another change that took effect in January of 2016. Watch Tisha’s two minute tip – where she explains what’s changed and what you need to do to make...

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The Secret of Tootsie Roll’s Business Success (and How You Can Do It Too)

Posted by on Nov 11, 2016 in General, legal explanations | Comments Off on The Secret of Tootsie Roll’s Business Success (and How You Can Do It Too)

The Secret of Tootsie Roll’s Business Success (and How You Can Do It Too)

One of the reasons for Tootsie Roll’s longevity as a company has to do with a little known fact related to a government contract they had during World War I. In honor of Veteran’s Day, Tisha’s two-minute tip tells you how government contracts can give your business a giant boost, and about the special tax advantages available to Veteran-Owned businesses.

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