Which Business Entity Is Best for My Illinois Company?

If you are an entrepreneur, you are considering building your own startup, or you would like to change your business’s structure, you should know the options available to you. There are a number of different business structures from which you can choose, but they may not all be the right fit. You should select your […]

Does My Family Business Need a Succession Plan?

Mom-and-pop stores and restaurants have been the foundation of the United States since the country’s origin. Many Americans pride themselves on their work and ability to support their families, with additional fulfillment given to those who do this by running their own business. In the best-case scenarios, family businesses will be passed down from generation […]

3 Tips for Writing a High-Quality Business Plan

If you are an entrepreneur interested in starting a business, your mind is probably racing with ideas and possibilities. One of the most important things you can do to start your business off on the right foot is to create a detailed business plan. As the old saying goes, “Failing to plan is planning to […]

Naperville Business Lawyer on Choosing Your Business Successor

Family businesses are a valuable part of the American economy and provide jobs for countless individuals. If you own a family business, you are probably well aware of the challenges and difficulties that go along with this unique and fulfilling lifestyle. One continued challenge that all business owners face is planning for the future of their […]

Naperville Business Lawyer on the Benefits of Women in Company Leadership

There are countless variables that all combine to make your business successful. You need to offer a desirable product or service to a customer base that is willing to spend money on that which you can provide. Your location, visibility, and marketing strategies, of course, are also important as potential clients need to be to […]

Naperville Business Law Attorney Discusses the Resurgence of Classic Beer Brands

Over the last few weeks, we have talked about the importance of businesses remaining at the cutting edge of their industry. High-tech fast-food restaurants and self-driving cars have provided just a few examples of how today’s companies are constantly trying to outpace their competition. In many cases, incorporating new technologies and offering innovative products are […]

Naperville Business Lawyer Discusses the Introduction of Self-Driving Uber Cars

For the last several years, the ridesharing company Uber has been at the center of controversy on several fronts. There have been countless questions about how the company classifies its drivers as independent contractors, as well as concerns over the screening processes used to keep riders safe. Uber also made waves more than two years […]

Naperville Business Attorney Discusses Starbucks’ Plans to Raise Wages, Prices

For many business owners, it can be very difficult to keep employee morale high while providing products and services at an affordable price for customers. As a business law attorney, I have helped hundreds of clients deal with this exact concern. Customers need a product they can rely on at a price they are willing to […]

Naperville Business Lawyer on Summer Vacation for Your Company

While it seemed that winter would never release its icy grip on the Northern Illinois region, at long last, the weather has broken. In the next few weeks, spring will be giving way to summer, a season that is often a relatively slow period for many small and medium-sized businesses. Although teachers and school-age children […]

Price of Advertising During the Super Bowl at All-Time High

This coming Sunday, the eyes of the sports world will be focused on Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California, as the Denver Broncos take on the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50. The NFL championship game has become a media spectacle all its own, with days of advance radio and television coverage. The city has […]