Forming an LLC can be highly advantageous for your business

To run a successful business, you have to be good at what you do. It’s likely that you know your business inside and out. However, if you don’t have a legal background, you might not be sure which form of business entity is best for your type of business. A limited liability company, or LLC, is a business entity that has been growing in popularity for years. Only an experienced business law attorney is qualified to advise you on which Continue Reading

The impact of the economy on estate planning

According to a Federal Reserve study, Americans lost nearly 40 percent of their estates between 2007 and 2010. This includes a median $42,000 loss in the value of American homes, most people’s most valuable asset. High unemployment also negatively affected retirement savings plans and lowered credit scores. The Great Recession impacted families’ lifestyles, retirement plans and – sometimes overlooked – estate planning needs. For example, increased unemployment has led some people to create their own startups. Such startups, even in Continue Reading