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The law (in plain English) for small businesses
DuBoff, Leonard D.
Personal Author:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Naperville, Ill. : Sphinx Pub., 2004.
Physical Description:
xvi, 304 pages ; 23 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Organizing your business -- Business organization checklist -- Developing your business plan -- Borrowing from banks -- Going public -- Contracts -- Consignment -- Collections -- Expanding your market -- Patents and trade secrets -- Trademarks -- Copyrights -- Advertising -- Licensing -- The internet -- Warranties -- Product liability -- Business insurance -- People who work for you -- Keeping taxes low -- Zoning -- Renting commercial space -- Pension plans -- Estate planning -- Finding a lawyer and an accountant.
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KF390.B84 D83 2004 Adult Non-Fiction Popular Materials-Small Business

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Starting a small business is easy.
Doing it right is not.

Every decision you make today directly impacts your future success. Careful planning is crucial for identifying your goals and creating a path to achievement. Understanding the many legal obligations as well as legal protections available to you is key.

The Law (In Plain English)® for Small Business is your one-stop guide for making the right decision every time. It covers the topics that concern you the most and provides clear and accurate explanations of the laws affecting your small business. All the basic tools needed to begin operations are included such as-

- Incorporating - Advertising - Taxes
- Licenses - Trademarks - Insurance
It also keeps an eye on the future
by examining such unique issues as-

- Franchising - Succession Planning
- Multilevel Marketing - eBusiness Considerations

No matter what stage your business is at, it is never too late to get on track. So, whether you are thinking about opening a small business, wanting to make sure that you do it right, or ready to expand to the next level-The Law (In Plain English)® for Small Business has everything you need!

Author Notes

Leonard D. Duboff is a practicing attorney and past president of the Oregon Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts. He lives in Portland, Oregon.