Corporate Law

Corporate Accountability: A Summary of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act

Securities laws like Sarbanes-Oxley are complicated and confusing. But failing to follow the Act's new restrictions and procedures can be even worse.

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Can Your Employer Make Money on Your Death? Corporate-Owned Life Insurance Policies

Is your boss trying to collect on your death? And is it legal?

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Are you liable for goods you sell on your website?

There are ways to protect your business from potential product liability problems before they happen.

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Key Tips to Keeping Corporate Minutes

Follow these tips for writing effective corporate minutes to ensure your business doesn't risk losing the advantages of operating as a corporation.

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Non-Profits and Profitability: Where Do Your Donated Dollars Really Go?

Have you ever wondered what happens to the money you donate to non-profit organizations? Or do you not donate because you don't know where it goes?…

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What You Should Know About Zoning Laws

If you plan to operate your business out of your house, it's a good idea to know how your local zoning laws apply to you.

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What Information Must Be Put Into Corporate Bylaws?

Bylaws are an important document that governs day-to-day operations for an organization. They contain very specific information that is essential for…

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Why Do I Need a Registered Agent?

Every business should have a registered agent and, in many cases, it's required by law.

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Why You Need a Business License

Getting the right licenses and permits for your business starts with knowing what they are and what they're for.

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The Right to Refuse Service: Can a Business Refuse Service to Someone?

Religious freedom laws have complicated the issue surrounding discrimination and when a business can legally refuse service.

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