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Previous Winners of RTA Tennis Community Scholarship Presented by Perkins Law, PLLC
February 15, 2018

Recognizing that tennis offers a pathway to a healthy and fulfilling life, the Richmond Tennis Association and Perkins Law, PLLC are proud to offer a $1,000 college scholarship to the male and female graduating senior who best (and most creatively)…

Perkins Law Renews Sponsorship for Local Business Startup Competition
January 22, 2018

Richmond small business and nonprofit law firm Perkins Law, PLLC  has signed on to be a sponsor of the Richmond SCOREcard Business Model Startup Competition for the third year in a row.  The business startup competition is a great opportunity…

Virginia Franchise Forum 10th Anniversary Celebration
November 16, 2017

Attendees enjoyed an evening of franchise industry updates, education, and networking last night as the VFF marked its 10th anniversary promoting franchising in RVA. Industry leader FRANdata returned to present its annual year-end franchising…

Perkins to Headline Center for Nonprofit Excellence Workshop on November 29
November 02, 2017

Richmond small business and nonprofit attorney Eric Perkins will be presenting “Great Beginnings and Graceful Endings--Tips for Navigating the Employee Hiring and Termination Process” at the Center for Nonprofit Excellence in Charlottesville,…

Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing Recognizes its 2017-2018 Scholarship Recipients
October 04, 2017

On an otherwise tragic day in the USA, I attended an event at CCV organized by the Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing to recognize its 2017-2018 scholarship recipients and supporting sponsors. I was honored to meet Bret Fowler (pictured…

Does Your Nonprofit Have a Social Media Policy?
August 10, 2017

The recent controversy involving an Atlee softball team abruptly disqualified from the Little League World Series for an unsportsmanlike Snapchat post should be considered as a call to action for all nonprofit organizations to examine their…

RVA BizLaw Episode 14 – Tips for Navigating Ethical Dilemmas at Work
July 27, 2017

The latest episode in the RVA BizLaw series is now available!! Need a few tips for navigating an ethical dilemma at work? Eric Perkins offers three steps to help provide a framework that will allow you to stay out of trouble while maintaining…

100 Questions to Answer Before Buying a Franchise
July 25, 2017

Signing a franchise agreement is one of the most important contracts a person will ever sign.  Asking the right questions, conducting adequate research, and careful planning are all important parts of the franchising process.  Perkins Law…

Question to Virginia Small Business Owners–Are You Observing Proper Business Entity Formalities?
June 15, 2017

Correctly setting up a Virginia limited liability company or corporation is a great first step for your small business, but the responsibility does not stop there.  Proper business entity maintenance, compliance and governance must be faithfully…

RVA BizLaw Episode 9 – Intro to Short Pump Rotary and Henrico Business Leaders
June 01, 2017

RVA BizLaw Episode 9 is now available!! Visit our YouTube channel below to learn about some of the best kept secrets of the RVA entrepreneurial ecosystem, including local business networking and community service organizations like the Short…