business license florida

Do you have a great skill or a great idea, and you’re ready to start working for yourself? Starting your own business can be the answer that is financially, professionally, and personally rewarding. While coming up with a great business idea is the most important part of your new professional endeavor, you likely need a Florida business license to...

agricultural exemption florida

If you are in agriculture, the Florida Greenbelt Law gives you a tax break on your agricultural property. This incentive helps to grow your business and give back to the state’s thriving agricultural economy. If you take advantage of the agricultural exemption, Florida law can put money back in your pocket to develop your business and support your household....

shareholder agreements

Whether you are starting a business with a family member, a friend, or another business-minded professional, creating a shareholder agreement may help protect the future of your company by mapping out the process for resolving potential conflict and defining shareholder rights. Having a shareholder agreement in Florida could make a huge difference for dispute resolution as your business grows...

Quantum Meruit Florida

In most cases, businesses memorialize their professional relationships with written contracts. In others, however, the parties may forego a written contract, whether for convenience or because the parties are familiar with one another. Unfortunately, even the best of business relationships can go sour, and when they do, these non-contractual agreements can leave one party in a bad position. To...

Selling Business Florida

Selling a business you’ve poured your blood, sweat, and tears into can be just as exciting as starting a business. After all, it’s proof that all your hard work paid off. Or course, selling a business in Florida isn’t a decision that should be taken lightly. Considering the state of your business and what you’ll do next will better...

Breach of Confidentiality

Please note this blog post is written for employers, although we understand it may be of interest to employees as well. At this time, our firm only represents business owners and employers. If you need assistance with a legal matter as an employee, please consult a firm that represents employees. Almost all businesses will involve and contain certain confidential...

Limited liability companies, also known as LLCs, combine the benefits of corporations and partnerships into one business model. Members of an LLC can be added and removed for a variety of reasons. The terms of the operating agreement dictate nearly every aspect of your business, so including clauses for how to remove a member from an LLC is vital. ...

A question that many people have is, can you sue an LLC member personally?  It’s true that one of the foundational characteristics of a limited liability company (LLC) is personal liability protection. However, this does not mean that LLC members can never face personal liability for actions related to their business.  “Just because you have a claim against a...

change-llc-name-florida

One of the first things many business owners decide when creating their business is the name. In certain scenarios, however, a business may need to change its name. In fact, this happens more often than you might think.  Sometimes, you might discover another business with a confusingly similar name and decide to change your business’s name to better set...

hr-attorney

Please note this blog post is written for employers, although we understand it may be of interest to employees as well. At this time, our firm only represents business owners and employers. If you need assistance with a legal matter as an employee, please consult a firm that represents employees. Employment matters can be tricky. From hiring and termination...