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Beware of Real Estate Contracts

Beware of Real Estate Contracts

Although more common on the residential side, business owners sometimes sign real estate contracts instead of mortgages as a way to get into the property fast. Real estate contracts may...

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How To: Personal Asset Protection

Personal asset protection is an important idea, especially when you own, manage or lead a business in today’s litigious society. Unfortunately, no one thing can protect you or your business...

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The Liquidated Damages Clause

When, as a first-year law student, I learned about liquidated damages clauses in my contracts class, I thought they sounded like a magical tool that would prevent anyone from ever...

Contract Tip What is a Counterpart Clause

Contract Tip: What is a Counterpart Clause?

Boilerplate contract terms are often overlooked, and in some cases, this can be dangerous. A counterpart clause is one such often overlooked contract term. While I would hesitate to classify...

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Contract Tip: What is an Assignment Clause?

Let’s say that you are planning your wedding reception and you contracted with a particular ice sculptor because of his demonstrated ability to sculpt intricate, life-size ice replicas of the...

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Contract Tip: What is Force Majeure?

Contract law is rife with terms of art which can be very confusing to the average business owner. In our previous articles, we have tried to shed some light on...

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Contract Tip: Top 6 Problems in Contracts

No one likes to pay a lawyer, but it’s always good practice for a small business owner or leader to hire an attorney to review contracts before signing them. Even...

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The “Simple Contract”

If I earned a nickel every time someone asked me to provide a “simple contract,” I would be a rich man indeed. The problem is, when most people think of...

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DirectTV Practices and Your Business

Have you seen the small businesses getting sued thanks to questionable DirectTV Practices? We have. Unfortunately, it is indicative of a far greater issue facing small businesses. Case Study It...