Entries by EPManager0

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Discussion Topics for LLC Owners

Going into business with one or more other people offers many potential benefits and risks.  You hope for success, but need to plan for the worst.  A carefully drafted agreement among a group of business partners is important to memorialize owner expectations and understandings concerning a variety of important topics.  Click here for a short […]

RVA Biz Law Video Series Coming Soon

The Perkins Law team is finalizing plans to commence production of a series of informative video clips (typically just a few minutes in length) and live broadcasts on various topics of interest for the RVA small business, franchise, and nonprofit communities.  Keep an eye for the first episode of the new RVA Biz Law series to […]

Due Diligence Very Important for Prospective Franchisees

Are you considering becoming a franchise owner?  When done correctly, franchising is a great way of doing business for both franchisors and franchisees.  Success is not guaranteed, however, and franchised businesses can and do fail.  To improve their chances of long term success, prospective franchisees have to do their homework (lawyers refer to it as […]

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A Quick Overview of Virginia Business Entities

Virginia is consistently ranked as one of the best places in America in which to do business.  Virginia’s business entity statutes offer entrepreneurs a variety of options for structuring new business activities and investments.  Click here for a five-minute crash course on the basics of Virginia business entities.  Not sure which form of entity makes sense […]

Highlights from Gary Vaynerchuk’s Latest Book

After his impressive keynote address at the 2016 Clio Conference in Chicago, I could not wait to read Gary Vaynerchuk’s latest book, #AskGaryVee: One Entrepreneur’s Take on Leadership, Social Media, and Self-Awareness. A thoroughly entertaining and informative compilation of questions and answers from Gary’s regular  #Ask GaryVee Show on YouTube, where he fields questions on marketing, […]

Entrepreneurial Words of Wisdom from Home-Based Business Conference

Perkins Law had a great time exhibiting at the recent Home-Based Business Resource Fair and Conference in Williamsburg organized by he York County Chamber of Commerce.  Well over 100 small business owners and entrepreneurs attended a full day of workshops, panel discussions, and networking.  One or my favorite presenters was Alice Cooke, owner of CakeAlicious in […]