2021

DETAILS MATTER. ESPECIALLY IN LEGAL AGREEMENTS

[8-September-21 17:44:27]
Have you ever wondered if that contract you were reading actually needed all those legal terms?  Every term, condition, and individual facet of a legally...

2021 COVID-19 SUPPLEMENTAL PAID SICK LEAVE

[9-August-21 18:45:32]
With the 2021 COVID-19 Supplemental Paid Sick Leave law, which became law effective March 29, 2021, many qualifying employees now have access to 80 hours...

MINIMUM WAGE LAW IN CALIFORNIA

[6-August-21 17:17:29]
With the new year comes new laws and the one that every employer needs to know is the minimum wage increase in California.  The minimum...

MUST HAVE CHECKLIST FOR STARTUPS

[4-August-21 17:56:59]
Starting your own business can be a difficult task and complying with all of the legal requirements can be overwhelming. The following list includes the...

WHAT IS A COPYRIGHT?

[30-July-21 23:09:51]
There is much confusion around what people can trademark or copyright.  A copyright is a type of legal protection given to content creators and artists....

WHEN IS THE RIGHT TIME TO INCORPORATE?

[23-July-21 16:53:35]
Have you been thinking about starting a business or incorporating a business or an existing sole proprietorship?  If so, you might be wondering what’s the...

SERVICE DOGS AND WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

[19-July-21 23:00:26]
Many people with disabilities use a service animal in order to fully participate in everyday life.  Dogs can be trained to perform many important tasks...

HELPING YOUR KID START A LEGAL BUSINESS

[16-July-21 22:16:10]
Lemonade stands and lawn mowing are popular ways for kids to earn pocket change, but could they get in legal trouble for their entrepreneurial activities? ...

BUSINESS CONTRACTS POST COVID-19

[15-July-21 17:40:51]
Small business owners affected by COVID-19 know all too well the importance of written agreements in these uncertain times.  What gets included, and what doesn’t,...

2020

COVID-19 LIABILITY WAIVERS

[2-October-20 3:06:12]
As we are nearing the holiday session, there is no clear date for businesses and activities to fully reopen across the United States and California....

Legal Eagle – STARTING A BUSINESS IN AFTERMATH OF COVID-19

[2-September-20 22:47:42]
We are living during a strange time in history. In a matter of a few short months, our way of life has changed on a global scale. Businesses have had to change the way they operate in response to the coronavirus epidemic and it is certain that because of these changes things will never be the same.