Trademarks Part 1 – Four Considerations

Clients often ask us: “should I get a trademark” for my business? The answer is usually “yes”, but the analysis is complicated, and it is important to discuss the underlying considerations with an experienced attorney. This is ...

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Five Tips for Managing Remote Workers

By Joe Fournier Remote workers are increasing in popularity. Offering a flexible work arrangement, including an arrangement with a work-from-home remote option, to an employee may be the most important factor in keeping an employee on-board and ...

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Contracts – Four Provisions that may Make or Break Your Deals

By Joe Fournier The contractual provisions that are most important to you depend on a variety of factors, including, for example, your industry, your company’s ownership structure, and your company’s size, maturity, and geographic location. ...

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Operating Agreements: Four Essential Considerations

By Joe Fournier Most LLCs are single-member LLCs, whose members are individuals. However, many of our clients, and those requiring the majority of the attention with regard to legal services, are two-member LLCs. It is a prudent business, legal, ...

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Trademarks Part 2 – Federal Registration – Four Facts

By Joe Fournier As noted in our prior writings, clients often ask us whether they should get a trademark for their business. The answer is usually “yes”, but the considerations – especially regarding whether to register the trademark with ...

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Trademarks Part 1 – Four Considerations

By Joe Fournier Clients often ask us: “should I get a trademark” for my business? The answer is usually “yes”, but the analysis is complicated, and it is important to discuss the underlying considerations with an attorney who has some ...

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Four Financial Ratios That Will Help You Run Your Business More Effectively

By Joe Fournier Calculating and understanding financial ratios is a helpful, yet often underutilized, strategy for business owners. Business leaders that are trying to operate more efficiently or increase valuation may reap significant benefits ...

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Choice of Entity

By Joe Fournier Historically, the three main types of business entities have been sole proprietor, partnership, and corporation. Today, another common form of business is the limited liability corporation (LLC). A sole proprietorship is easy ...

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Corporate Compliance

By Joe Fournier If you are a Connecticut business owner, it is important to understand that your filing requirements do not end after you have formed your Corporation. On the contrary, there are additional actions that need to be taken to ...

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Four Reasons why Customer Service is Important to your Business

By Joe Fournier Four Reasons why Customer Service is Important to your Business There are two main ways to improve the operations of a business: increase sales or decrease costs (and improve profit margin). A great way to improve sales, without ...

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