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Data Compliance Survey: How Seriously Are Businesses Taking Data Privacy Laws?

July 22, 2021

Via: Business 2 Community

Ah, privacy. No matter who you are or where you live, you probably appreciate its benefits in many areas of life. However, when most people think of privacy, they may not immediately think of data privacy… or how important it […]


Finance, Legal

Best Payroll Services for Small Business Owners

June 23, 2021

Via: Small Business Trends

If you buy something through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Payroll plays a critical role in the success of small businesses. Irrespective of the size of an organization, employees have to be paid […]


Legal

CodeX FutureLaw 2021: Computational contracts create a Big Bang in legal

April 12, 2021

Via: Legal Executive Institute

The bleeding edge of the legal industry is now building interfaces at the intersection of code and law through computational contracts. These computational contracts (sometime called smart contracts), according to Stanford University, are a universal Contract Definition Language that will allow terms and conditions […]


Legal

IRS Extends Tax Filing Deadline to May 17 for Individuals and Self-Employed

March 18, 2021

Via: Small Business Trends

Just last month our very own Barbara Weltman wrote an article about tax extension myths. We don’t know if the Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service read it, but they just announced the extension of the tax filing and payment […]


Legal

For Gig Workers and Business Owners, Taxes Are Even Trickier Now

March 12, 2021

Via: The New York Times

Tax time is always complicated for freelancers and business owners, but this year, it’s especially swampy. Pandemic relief programs that helped small companies and self-employed individuals created new tax challenges. And many people had unusually jumbled patchworks of jobs and […]


Legal

Is a Handwritten Will Legally Valid?

March 5, 2021

Via: FindLaw

When people think about creating a will, they often envision a formal event involving the testator, a lawyer, witnesses, and maybe a notary. However, a handwritten will without witness signatures can be a valid will under some circumstances. Why a […]


Legal

Your Legal Rights: Anxiety at Work

March 3, 2021

Via: FindLaw

Anxiety is difficult enough to deal with on its own. When you add in managing a heavy workload or interviewing for a new job, it can become debilitating. Working With Anxiety 101 You cannot be fired for having severe or […]


Legal

In the News: Biden Sets New PPP Loan Rules for Small Businesses

February 26, 2021

Via: Small Business Trends

Earlier this week, President Joe Biden put in place new rules for the Paycheck Protection Program that gives exclusive access to these PPP loans to the smallest of small businesses in America. Starting on Wednesday, companies with less than 20 […]


Legal

Small Business Owners: Here’s What You Need to Keep, Here’s What You Can Shred

February 24, 2021

Via: Entrepreneur

I’ve owned and managed businesses for over a decade and been around business owners for even longer than that. Some businesses drown in paperwork while others exist with a debit card and a wallet full of cash. One business can […]


Legal

What about bankruptcy during the pandemic?

February 4, 2021

Via: Entrepreneur

The effects of the pandemic have been devastating for thousands of companies across the country, but alongside their financial problems there have been various legal complications. One of them was the increase in requests for bankruptcies or possible bankruptcies, given […]