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3 Questions that Should be Addressed Before a Person Starts a Business with Someone They Don’t Know

Mount Dora, FL—Many businesses are formed by people who have developed some sort of relationship. Oftentimes, friends or spouses enter into a business agreement together because they share similar ideas and can usually be trusted. On rare…
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What are the Pros and Cons of Using DIY Websites to Create an LLC?

Winter Springs, FL—Anything and everything can be found on the internet today—even sites that allow a person to create a Limited Liability Company (LLC) without having to retain a business law attorney for their services. While the DIY,…
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Product liability insurance: When does a Florida business need it?

River Forest, FL—The products that consumers purchase to use and consume are not created equal. Some of are better quality while others are more durable. Some are healthier while others may contain questionable ingredients. The point is, there…
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Hiring a Business Law Attorney in Skytop, Florida to Negotiate a Contract

Skytop, FL—A contract is an agreement that is formed between two or more parties that generally centers around business or employment. Contracts are legally binding agreements and the terms outlined in them can be negotiated prior to them…
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What are some ways to expand a business in Florida during tough economic times?

Sorrento, FL—Expanding a business during a time of economic crisis isn’t something every business owner can do but knowing how to can certainly help them stay afloat. Fox Business shares some strategies for how a business can expand even…
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What are the most lucrative businesses to start in 2021?

River Forest, FL—Consumer shopping trends have significantly changed over the last two years as have the way people conduct business. The COVID-19 pandemic is one of many factors that have contributed to these changes. Because consumer needs…
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What is a partnership?

Orange Blossom, FL—Partnerships are one of a few types of business models a group of individuals can use to form their business. To form a partnership, there must be at least two people who are wanting to go into business together. The U.S.…
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Can a business owner in Florida sue for defamation if someone posts a negative review online?

Orlando, FL—A business owner may sue a consumer who leaves a negative review, but only under certain circumstances.   In today’s society, people rely heavily on reviews. In fact, most people use consumer reviews of products and services…
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What are some ways a person can test their business idea?

Bay Lake, FL—Most people who have what they consider to be a “great business idea” never get the opportunity to see if it can generate revenue because they are fearful of putting money, time, and effort into something they don’t know…
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Mergers and Acquisitions: What’s the Difference Between the Two?

Oak Ridge, FL—Established business owners in Florida who are looking to purchase a business or want to merge their existing business with another may have come across these two terms: mergers and acquisitions.   What are mergers?   Mergers…
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What should a business owner in Florida do if a consumer is trying to sue them over a harmful product?

Clay Island, FL—Running a business in Florida carries many risks. For instance, a business could fail, and all the money that was invested in it could go to waste. A business might suffer a data leak, causing sensitive information to be exposed. Aside…
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What is a business “write-off?”

South Pine Lakes, FL—A business “write-off” is not an expense that just gets wiped away or one that a business owner gets reimbursed for by the government. Instead, it is an expense that can be deducted from a business’s annual income.…

What are the basic requirements for opening a restaurant in Florida?

Fullerville, FL—When there is a demand for a particular type of restaurant in an area and a business owner decides to meet that demand, there is a good chance he/she will see a return on their investment. However, before an individual can…

Is it necessary to obtain a license to start a business in Florida?

Fruitland Park, FL—There are certain types of licenses businesses are required to obtain in order to conduct business in the State of Florida. The types of goods/services being sold play a major role in determining exactly what licenses a…
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What is an annual report and do all businesses in Florida need to file it?

Lane Park, FL—Annual reports should be filed by profit corporations, limited liability companies (LLC), limited partnerships, or limited liability limited partnerships. Annual reports are not financial statements, but instead, provide the…
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How does a person know when their hobby can be turned into a business?

Plymouth, FL—Many of the businesses that are generating an income today started out as a hobby. Over time, these hobbies developed into something bigger, and began generating an income. When a hobby transitions from being an enjoyable activity…