Tag: Business Law

Protecting Your Professional Practice In A Divorce

By Chris Lombardo, Florida Family Law Attorney Most divorces involve the equitable distribution of assets between spouses. However, in cases where one spouse owned a professional practice, such as a medical practice, law firm, accounting firm, or other business, the division of this important asset can prove legally challenging and complicated. Multiple factors will ultimately […]

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Steps to Obtaining Florida Residency

Whether you are splitting time between Florida and another state for pleasure, business, school, or for retirement, there are benefits to obtaining Florida Residency, and much of that is attributed to taxes. For example, if you own a home up north but have a home here in Florida to escape the cold winters, you might […]

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Different Types of Business Entities are Available in Florida … Which is best for you?

There are several business entities options available in Florida. These include corporations, limited liability companies (LLCs), general partnerships, limited partnerships, and sole proprietorships. So, which is best for you? The best course of action is to discuss with an attorney what you hope to accomplish in setting up your business to determine what type of […]

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Getting ‘lien’ in the New Year! The Skinny on Liens

By: Lenore T. Brakefied, Esq. It’s that time of the year again. With all the holiday parties, treats and goodies, it’s hard to stay focused on getting or staying lean. Don’t fret, this article is about avoiding construction liens and how to deal with them (aka “mechanics lien”). What is a construction lien? Under Florida […]

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Smart Startups

Know and protect the value of your logo. Starting a new venture, whether it be a charity or for-profit, comes with innumerable considerations. One that’s often overlooked is the intellectual property rights of the venture’s logo. A few quick internet searches will provide a pile of articles and blog posts on the importance of quality […]

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