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Employment Verification Required For More Florida Employers

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In May 2023, SB 1718 was signed into law, aimed at better regulating the employee on-boarding process. The law requires Florida employers – with certain exceptions – to use the federal E-Verify system to ensure that employees have the right to work in the United States, and that all their papers are in order…. Read More »

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Explaining Private Placement Of Securities

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If someone is wanting to invest their money in the stock market or in securities, they have many options. The U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) requires that securities specifically either be registered with the commission, or qualify for an exemption under the Securities Act of 1933. Securities that qualify for a specific exemption… Read More »

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Florida Lawmakers Considering Removing Child Labor Protections

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Most white collar businesses tend to employ those over a certain age, simply because the work being done requires years of experience. Those under the age of 18 are children, and while children may work in certain limited capacities, the general rule is that education is a child’s first job. However, in recent months,… Read More »

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Crafting A Florida Business Partnership

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A partnership is one of the most common and enduring methods of structuring a Florida business. There are pros and cons to choosing this option, but the cons can be minimized by properly crafting the partnership itself, and ensuring that both potential profits and loss are handled equally. A knowledgeable attorney can help you… Read More »

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The Viability Of Reverse Mergers In Florida Business Law

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Mergers & acquisitions (M&A) is a constantly evolving field of law, requiring attorneys to be well-versed in every little detail. A merger is a different animal than an acquisition, though they may share procedural similarities. A reverse merger is a specific type of merger, and while it may seem confusing, it can be the… Read More »

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Why Should My Business Hire Outside Corporate Counsel?

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Very often, the size of a business will determine its needs – for example, if a business is local, catering only to a small group of customers, it may not need to raise capital via securities or other financial instruments. As a business grows, however, more decisions may need to be made – for… Read More »

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How Can I Protect My Business’s Trade Secrets?

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There is no singular definition of a trade secret, but in general, any unique information or process that gives a business a competitive edge will at least arguably fit the bill. A trade secret may be a piece of technology, a method of doing something, a formula, or almost anything in between – and… Read More »

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Creating A Florida Corporation

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When attempting to get a business up and running in Florida, a person has several options in terms of how that business should be structured. Incorporation is one of the most common choices that business owners make, as corporations’ structure has numerous advantages for small businesses and their owners. The procedure to establish a… Read More »

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Explaining EDGAR Filings For New Market Participants

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In order to comply with U.S. securities law, every publicly traded company must submit reports at regular intervals to the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC). For some, this amount of paperwork can be extensive – but it can be filed electronically, thanks to the EDGAR (Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis and Retrieval) system. For a… Read More »

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Do I Need A Business Succession Plan?

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One of the most commonly neglected parts of owning a business is the issue of succession, or in other words, the process of passing on leadership roles to younger or less experienced employees. While many people do not want to contemplate retiring from their place of work, it is crucial to have a succession… Read More »

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