Business & Corporate Law Posts

How to break up with a business partner in an LLC

Five primary steps to take when withdrawing from or dissolving an LLC. Read More »


Concealed weapons in private businesses: What are the rules?

If you choose to post a sign prohibiting guns in your private business, your liability as a business owner actually increases Read More »


Need for photo release depends on intent

Understanding photo rights — when you can take them, when you can post or publish them and when you need a release form from the people in them. Read More »


Verbal agreements: most are legally binding but open to interpretation

Technically, most verbal agreements are in fact legally binding. Practically speaking, the problems come if or when you ever need to prove exactly what you and another party agreed to. Read More »


Q&A: Do I need a license for a simple raffle in Wisconsin?

I volunteer with an organization & we’re planning a raffle fundraiser. Someone said we need a license from the state to have our raffle. Is that true? Read More »


My ex says she has tenancy rights to my home

My girlfriend of 2 years & I recently split. For the last year she lived with me. Now she won’t leave, says she has tenancy rights & I should be the one to move Read More »


Renting out your space via Airbnb? Consider these legal issues first.

With sites like Airbnb and VRBO, the internet has made it easy for people to rent out their property, but the issue can become sticky for both the property owner and the renter. Read More »


Buying vs leasing: understanding the pros and cons

Whether you're starting a new business or growing an existing one, you probably need equipment to get the job done. Read More »


Legal advice pays off when buying/selling a home

For most of us, a house is our most expensive and significant purchase in life. If ever there is a time to call in professional help, this would be it. Read More »


Holiday checklist for business owners

Business owners face long holiday checklists. Not only do they have their personal gift and planning lists, but they also often have business-related lists for holiday cards, client gifts or year-end bonuses. Read More »