Monthly Archives: June 2017

What Businesses Should Know About Intellectual Property Laws

Having an understanding of intellectual property laws is important for any growing business. Intellectual property allows business owners to protect products such as technology they’ve invented and any other creative works. There are three basic types of intellectual property, and they include copyright, trademark, and patent. Copyrights Copyrights protect original works such as words and… Read more

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Benefits of Mediation

Mediation is one option in attempting to settle a dispute between two people. The process typically assumes that both parties are ready and willing to discuss their issues and come to a compromise. The process is guided by a neutrally trained professional in an attempt to reach an agreement. Advantages of Mediation 1. Mediation is a… Read more

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Planning Your Small Business Succession

Small businesses are the backbone of America with over 28 million small business owners in the country. Unfortunately, many small businesses without a good succession plan fail in the attempt to transfer ownership. If you’re a small business owner hoping to transfer ownership to someone else, you need to have a solid plan for succession…. Read more

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New Paid Sick Leave Rules Take Effect This Summer

Under Arizona’s Proposition 206, passed by voters back in November, employers will be required to give employees up to 40 hours of paid sick leave starting July 1st. Rules Under The New Sick Leave Law Businesses and non-profit groups with one to 14 employees will be required to give their employees 24 hours of paid sick… Read more

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