Quick Reminder About Minimum Wage Increases in Virginia
September 03, 2021

As amended by the General Assembly in 2020, the Virginia Minimum Wage Act (“VMWA”) creates a schedule of incremental increases to the minimum wage throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia. The first increase, effective May 1, 2021, raised…

September Nonprofit Spotlight: Podium RVA
September 01, 2021

Each month Perkins Law spotlights a local nonprofit doing inspiring work in the central Virginia area, and the featured nonprofit for September 2021 is Podium. Perkins Law salutes Podium RVA for its mission to Empower youth ages 10 - 19 in greater…

Perkins Law Prospective Franchisee Zoom Workshop – September 9th
September 01, 2021

Ever considered franchising as a path to business ownership? If so, then careful planning and research are a must. Secure a seat for the Perkins Law Prospective Franchisee Workshop on September 9th led by small business and franchise attorney,…

Perkins Named to “The Best Lawyers in America” List for 12th Year in a Row
August 30, 2021

RVA small business and franchise attorney Eric Perkins has been selected by peers in the legal community to be included in the 28th edition of The Best Lawyers in America for his work in franchise law for the 12th year in a row. With over 20…

The Corporate Transparency Act and its Effect on Small Businesses
August 18, 2021

On January 1, 2021, the Corporate Transparency Act (the “CTA”) was enacted as a part of the National Defense Authorization Act. As a result, certain U.S. business entities will soon be required to file a report with the U.S. Treasury Department’s…

Perkins Law Nursing Scholarship Winner Announced
August 13, 2021

Congratulations to Hayli Wagner, recently announced as recipient of the Perkins Law Nursing Scholarship at the Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing for the 2021-2022 school year!  Following her mother’s footsteps into the health care field,…