New Era Healthcare – David Napier
July 14, 2021

Great presentation by local entrepreneur David Napier of New Era Healthcare at today’s 1 Million Cups Zoom meeting. New Era Healthcare is a new business that plans to address gaps in traditional healthcare by providing healthcare on-site.…

July Nonprofit Spotlight: Nolef Turns
July 02, 2021

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

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.

Perkins Law Proud to Support the VMHC
May 28, 2021

There are so many wonderful nonprofit organizations throughout the Richmond area, and the Virginia Museum of History of Culture is certainly at or near the top of the list. Perkins Law is proud to be an associate member of the VMHC, and as we…

Form 990 Filing Deadline for Calendar-Year Based Exempt Organizations
May 12, 2021

For those exempt organizations operating on a calendar-year basis, don't forget that your Form 990 for 2020 (whichever version you are required to file) is due by May 17th. Not to be a downer, but also keep in mind that if you neglect to file…