State and Federal Eviction Moratorium Updates for Landlords

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If you’re a landlord, then you’re well aware that many state governors enacted eviction moratoriums to protect vulnerable tenants during stay-at-home orders in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Additionally, certain […]

Federal holidays & overtime pay: How to calculate time and a half

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Are you an employer wondering how holiday pay works? Rocket Lawyer explains the legalities of working on a holiday and the meaning of time and a half.

How Should Employers Respond to Workplace Injuries?

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Serious workplace injuries happen every day across America. No employer wants to see employees injured while doing their jobs. Unfortunately, accidents happen no matter how much you try to avoid […]

How To Pay Employees for 4th of July

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While we all may agree that the Fourth of July is a joyous time of year, for small business employers, it can also be confusing. After all, the Fourth of […]

What Employers Can Do To Prepare for Emergencies at Work

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Is your business prepared for workplace emergencies? As vaccination rates increase and your business reopens with customers and employees returning to shops, offices, and worksites, it may be time to […]

What To Know About Going Into Business With Friends

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Starting a business with friends can be a great way to become a business owner. Working with friends can be rewarding and fun, but there can also be some speed […]

What Are the Steps To Register a Trademark?

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A trademark protects brand names, logos, catchphrases, and more. Trademark rights and protections are established as soon as you create the trademark and start using it to sell your products […]

Why Your Business Needs a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

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Employers are looking for ways to encourage their employees to get a COVID-19 vaccination as they become more readily available so that business operations can return to normal. In a […]

8 Things To Do After Forming Your LLC

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Some business owners assume that they do not have to take any additional actions after forming their LLC. In many cases, creating your LLC is just the first step to […]

What Are Corporate Bylaws and Do You Need Them?

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There is a lot to learn when you are a new business owner, including the legal aspects of what you need to do to maintain your company. The corporate structure […]

How Far Back Can the IRS Go When Auditing Your Business?

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Tax filings and payment deadlines can be stressful for small business owners. The prospect of an IRS audit can certainly add to that stress. With the IRS set to increase […]

Tax Deadline for Small Businesses Hit Hard by the February Winter Storm

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The winter storms that hit Texas and other states beginning on February 11, 2021 made headlines worldwide. Unfortunately, the storms’ severity and an infrastructure ill-equipped  to handle resulting utility and […]