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Starting a Consulting Business Checklist: Everything You Need to Know

Want to start a new consulting business? Or, are you looking for ways to take your consulting practice to the next level by forming a legal business entity? Whatever the case may be, follow this…


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6 Important Legal Requirements for Starting a Small Business

As a budding entrepreneur, you can’t ignore the legal aspects of starting a small business. You need to ensure that you are authorized to conduct business within your state legally and have all the…


How to Incorporate Your Business in Texas

Texas has the second-biggest economy in the U.S. (worth $1.9 trillion), behind only California. It also ranks first for its growth aspects, which makes it a favorable state for doing business. Want…


How to Open a Company in Virginia: 9 Steps You Need to Take

Virginia has over 720K small businesses, which make up nearly 99.5% of all businesses in the state.  These companies employ a massive chunk of the population as well. Nearly 47% of the entire working…


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Intellectual property: protecting your most valuable asset

In the modern age, intellectual property assets are usually among the most valuable of a company’s holdings. Thirty years ago, a company might value its physical property, manufacturing equipment,…


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The three most expensive mistakes a new business can make

I was a trial attorney for over a decade before pivoting to a legal practice dedicated to keeping clients out of the courtroom. Though we prevailed in nearly every case, my clients usually found the…