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How to Patent Your Invention

Posted on April 7, 2022 by Adam Eaglin
A patent is a government granted right that allows the inventor to exclude anyone else from making, using or selling the invention in the country that issued the patent.The government grants this right to help encourage inventors to spend the time, money and effort to invent new products, technologies and such.In america, the term of a new patent is 20 years from the date on which the application for the patent was filed or, in special cases, from the date an earlier related application was filed, subject to the payment of maintenance fees...

The Secret To Protecting Your Business Assets

Posted on March 13, 2022 by Adam Eaglin
No matter the type of business you conduct, there's a substantial risk of being sued in our litigious society.Lawsuits can range from claims of negligence to defective products to disputes with employees.Incorporating is a means of guarding against these potential threats.Single Incorporation - Protecting Your Personal Assets Incorporating your business is a way of creating a legal wall between your personal assets and business...

Resolve Disputes With Your Partners Before They Happen

Posted on February 20, 2022 by Adam Eaglin
A vast majority of businesses have possession groups of less than five people.While this provides for efficient and effective management, difficulties arise if something happens to one of the owners.If your company has multiple owners, ask yourself what happens if:· The owners can not get along?· One of you is hospitalized for an extended period?· An owner becomes divorced [and the partner is awarded half the stocks?]· An owner stops coming to work?· You wish to sell stock to a third party?· An owner passes away?· One of you wants to retire?All of these events can seriously disrupt your business, especially ownership disputes...

Why Even A Simple Contract Can Save Your Bacon

Posted on January 15, 2022 by Adam Eaglin
A contract is an enforceable agreement between two or more parties.The contract comprises the claims made by the parties to one another, which is known as"consideration." These promises define the connection being undertaken and what happens if the company relationship does not work out.If one party fails to behave in accordance with their promises, then they have"breached" the contract and could be found liable for damages...

Workers Compensation - Know Your Rights

Posted on December 4, 2021 by Adam Eaglin
Workers Compensation is a really intricate system, A disputed issue arising under the claim regarding compensability or eligibility for, or the amount of, income or death benefits law companies can stand toe to toe for your rights.Medical Fee Disputes; Medical Fee Disputes involve a dispute over the amount of payment for health care rendered to an injured worker and determined to be medically necessary and appropriate for treatment of the worker's compensable injury...