July 24, 2020

Nonprofit

When business owners want to give back to their community and support their philanthropic values, they sometimes ask me how much it costs to start a tax-deductible charitable donation. This article summarizes the costs (as of 2020) to creating your own 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Table of Contents What are the costs to set up a

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June 18, 2020

Business

In this video, you get answers to these questions: What are my rights if someone copies my social media post? What is United States copyright law? What is a “work”? What are your options when handling this issue? What are problems that can occur with copyright infringement lawsuits? When does it make sense to go

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June 11, 2020

For Lawyers

Some procedural issues are not clear under court rules. The court has resolved some of these issues in court decisions. These decisions can provide useful guidance to attorneys in the future. Below is an index of those procedural issues and the decisions addressing those issues. Table of Contents Special Term Opinion Subject Matter IndexHistoryCivil Appellate

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May 26, 2020

Business

In this video, you get answers to these questions: Would sports and fitness trainers benefit from an LLC? Does an LLC limit the liability of the person doing the work? How would an LLC limit your liability as a trainer? When is an LLC helpful? What else should you consider when deciding between an LLC

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May 20, 2020

Business

When someone is holding on to property for another person, bailment law usually applies. This often includes storage facilities, warehouses, and transportation companies, for example. Table of Contents What is Bailment?How is a Bailment Relationship Created?Bailment ExamplesWhen Doesn’t Bailment Apply?Property RentalSalesLeasesWhat Liability is a Bailee Accepting?How Can a Bailee Minimize Risks of Liability? What is

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