Tips for Terminating an Employee From a Naperville Business Lawyer

In a recent post, I talked a little about some questions that business owners and hiring managers should avoid when conducting employment interviews. Most of the questions I discussed have the potential to open an employer to claims of employment discrimination. If you own a business, it is crucial to have legally sound hiring practices […]

The Time for Business Succession Planning Is Now

For many business owners, it can be difficult to truly comprehend that, at some point, they will no longer be in control of their company. The day will come that, due to declining health, a sudden inability to work, or untimely death, their business legacy will be left in the hands of someone else. As […]

Naperville Small Business Lawyer Offers Advice on Planning for Selling Your Business

When you create a new company, whether it is closely-held family business, business franchise, or any other type of business entity, you take responsibility for every stage of its life cycle. Purchasing an existing business also leaves you responsible for the company for the duration of your ownership. I often get asked by clients, however, […]

A Guide to Online Business Laws

In the past 20 years, online businesses have become a powerful force in the global economy. By setting up an online website to attract and distribute goods to customers, entrepreneurs and business owners are discovering the financial benefits to operating an online business in lieu of/in conjunction with a traditional storefront. However, like all things […]