social media cell phones and the law

Social Media, Cell Phones and the Law

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Social media and cell phones are useful tools for social and business connections, communication,education, brand exposure, and advertisement. It’s very difficult to be successful in this world without using them at some point. There’s nothing wrong with taking full advantage of their capabilities and using them to your benefit. However, it’s important to learn and follow the laws that apply …

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What Is Bankruptcy?

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Bankruptcy is a legal term for when a business or person is unable to repay their outstanding debts. The goal behind this is to give people a second chance and to help them start fresh. Bankruptcy is typically seen as a “last solution” that is normally associated with failing businesses that are forced to shut down. It has, however, has …

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Do I Need a Tax Attorney or CPA?

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Tax season is a difficult season for some businesses and individuals. This can be because it’s the first year that you’ve had to file difficult taxes (i.e., trusts) or because you’ve let tax payments add up – no matter what the situation is, there is help. Two of the most common options are a tax attorney or a Certified Public …

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How to Start a Business

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If you have a great idea for a business and you’re not sure where to start, you’re not alone. Coming up with an idea for a business is often the easy part. The forms, paperwork, and legalities involved can be pretty overwhelming. If you’re not sure where to begin, here are some of the fundamentals to consider when starting a business.

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What Is Power of Attorney?

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Power of attorney is a legal document that designates another person to act for you in the event that you are unable to act for yourself. There are several types of power of attorney, and each can be used for different purposes. Are There Different Types of Power of Attorney? Choosing someone to be your power of attorney can be …

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Do I Need an Estate Planning Attorney?

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For some people, a will is all that’s needed to make sure your assets are distributed according to your wishes after your death. In other situations, an estate planning attorney is necessary to help figure out the best way to apply estate tax laws while ensuring that everything goes smoothly, and your heirs aren’t stuck paying too many taxes and fees.