Encorepreneur’s “Travel in a Post-Pandemic World”
June 30, 2021

The Perkins Law team ventured out to the Virginia Cliffe Inn for Encorepreneur’s first in-person event of the year, “Travel in a Post-Pandemic World”. Encorepreneur hosted three travel agents, Herb Farrar, Stacy Luks, and Betty Sedia,…

25 Tips for Selling a Franchised Business
June 28, 2021

Selling a franchised business presents some unique issues not typically found in the sale of an independent small business. Rather than closing a deal between two parties, selling a franchised business involves three parties: (i) the selling…

Perkins Law Hosts Virtual Nonprofit Workshop: Ready to Start a Nonprofit?
June 25, 2021

RVA nonprofit attorney Eric Perkins will discuss key questions to answer before getting started , how to form a Virginia Nonstock Corporation with SCC and how to apply for recognition of tax exempt status. Attendees will also hear valuable insights…

Is Your Firm Client Centered?
June 09, 2021

The legal profession places great value on tradition. For example, the Virginia bar exam still includes age-old Latin terms. While some of these traditions foster a sense of deep community and respect, others tend to impede the profession’s…

When Does a Private Business Loan Transaction Trigger Securities Laws?
June 07, 2021

What is a security? Many find it surprising to discover that there is no specific statutory definition of a “security” under federal or state securities law. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)’s definition of a “security” includes…

June Nonprofit Spotlight: NAMI
June 02, 2021

Each month Perkins Law spotlights a local nonprofit doing inspiring work in the central Virginia area, and the featured nonprofit for June 2021 is NAMI. Visit www.namicva.org to learn more.