Charitable Giving Considerations

As we approach the end of the year, we give thanks for our blessings and consider again how to make a positive difference.  Give to the Max Day is on Thursday, November 17th, and Giving Tuesday arrives on November 29th

By: Patrick Boley LL.M.  Date: November 15, 2022

What is Franchise and Distribution Law?

In order to explain what franchise and distribution law is, you first need to understand franchises and distributorship relationships. At its simplest, franchising is a business format where the franchisee uses a trademark and business system developed and owned by a franchisor to operate a franchise outlet.

By: Keith Marnholtz  Date: November 1, 2022

The Family Cabin – Will it be a Haven or a Nightmare?

Family cabins spark many different emotions. For some, it is heaven on earth—a place where the family comes together and incredible memories are made. For others, it is a source of contention. They view it as an additional expense that requires more work than it is wort

September 28, 2022

Are You Ready to Pass on Your Business?

You have spent years creating a company. You have put in sweat, money, time and energy into building a legacy for your family and community. But now it’s time to hand over the reins. Are you ready? The Baby Boomer generation is in the process of retirin

August 24, 2022

Why Your Business Plan Should Include an Employee Handbook

One thing as a business owner that is often overlooked or put on a back burner “to do” list- creating and/or updating your employee handbook. Having an updated handbook is one of the most important and effective tools in ensuring your workplace is functioning properly, protecting employees, and shielding your business from significant liabil

By: Lida Bannink  Date: August 19, 2022

What are the four types of business entities?

So you have made the decision to start your business and begin down the exciting path of entrepreneurship. You’ve determined your product or services, researched the market and developed your plan. Now, before you can take the next steps toward making your dream a reality you must determine how you will form your business entity…

By: Tom Loonan  Date: August 17, 2022

Top 5 Reasons to Hire a Personal Injury Attorney

No one is prepared for a car accident – nor can anyone be fully prepared for the outcome. Make sure that you and your family have a competent team on their side to help guide you through the process and focus on what’s really important, your recovery.

By: Tom Weidner  Date: August 17, 2022