5 Advantages of a Limited Liability Corporation (LLC)

Written By: Brandy Miller | November 15, 2017 | No Comments

If you’re considering business structures, a Limited Liability Corporation (LLC) may seem advantageous. There are several advantages to filing your business as an LLC. Here;s 5 key advantages… Liability Protection Protection from liabilities is one of the biggest advantages of Limited Liability Corporations. LLC members are not liable for court judgments or debts are incurred…

When Should You Incorporate Your Small Business?

Written By: Brandy Miller | November 1, 2017 | No Comments

The Decision to Incorporate is Complicated The Business Structure you choose when you started your business may no longer be the best alternative. We’ll look at some reasons why you may decide to Incorporate your business. But understand from the beginning that this is a complicated decision that can have broad implications for you, your…

What is Goodwill and How Is It Valued?

Written By: Brandy Miller | October 15, 2017 | No Comments

Definition of Goodwill Goodwill is an intangible asset of your business. It refers to the standing of your company in the marketplace, and the perception others have of your business. Whether you are buying or selling a business, it is vital to consider Goodwill. Goodwill is the amount included in the asking price you can’t…

What Should You Consider Before You Sign a Business Lease?

Written By: Brandy Miller | October 1, 2017 | No Comments

A Lease is a Contract. There are questions you must ask yourself before you sign a Lease. Has a Business Lease Lawyer Near Reading, PA Read Over the Lease? You need to read and underrstand the Lease. Our Business Contracts Attorneys can explain clauses containing complicated legalese in plain English so you know what you’re…

Why Is Intellectual Property Important?

Written By: Brandy Miller | September 1, 2017 | No Comments

Definition of Intellectual Property Intellectual Property refers to any intangible property you have created through creativity. It may apply to a manuscript; book; design; invention; or other product. If you own a business, chances are you have Intellectual Property. In fact, your Intellectual Property may be the most significant part of your business. Why is…

5 Steps to Incorporate in PA

Written By: Brandy Miller | July 15, 2017 | No Comments

Your business is ready to incorporate. Here are five steps you want to follow to make the transition process simpler and more efficient. Contact Our Corporation Lawyers. Review the details of your business with our Business Attorneys. Make sure you’ve considered all the pros and cons of Incorporating. Once you confirm your decision to Incorporate,…

What Should You Do to Get out of a Commercial Business Lease

Written By: Brandy Miller | July 1, 2017 | No Comments

When you signed your commercial lease, you may have expected to stay at the property for a specific period of time. Many things can happen in the course of business, though. The property may not be as beneficial for your business as you expected or your company may not take off as much as you…

Getting Off On A Technicality Not A Technicality

Written By: Brandy Miller | June 15, 2017 | No Comments

We’ve all heard of criminal defendants “getting off on a technicality”.  Most of our society sees that as unfair, as a dangerous criminal getting to go free because of some meaningless legal procedural rule.  Still, others believe if they hire a good enough lawyer, they will be able to get off on a technicality and…

What Are the Responsibilities of an Executor?

Written By: Brandy Miller | March 16, 2017 | No Comments

Being the Executor of a Will Is a Significant Responsibility While most people consider being named the executor of a loved one’s will an honor, it is also an obligation that comes with significant responsibilities. Depending on the complexities involved, it could be a very challenging role. That is why you need to make sure…

Business Entity Options for Pennsylvania Business Start-Ups

Written By: Brandy Miller | March 2, 2017 | No Comments

Choosing the Right Business Structure is Crucial If you are creating a new business, one of the first decisions you will have to make is the business entity or formation you wish your company to take. In Pennsylvania, there are several options, including: Sole Proprietorship. In a sole proprietorship, you are the only business owner;…