Corporate

Pennsylvania Decennial Reports Are Now Due: Does Your Company Need to File? 

Nov 15 2021
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In the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, corporate entities are not required to file annual reports. They are required, however, to file a decennial report during the calendar year 2021. What is a Decennial Report? The decennial report is a report filed …

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Three Essential Steps to Business Succession Planning: Step 2

Nov 15 2021
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There are three essential steps to developing a business succession plan. Define your long-term personal and business goals. Develop a management plan for the business. Design an estate plan that transitions ownership of your business and meets your goals. In …

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Choice of Law and Choice of Venue | Contract Issues for Small Business Owners

Nov 05 2021
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In this multi-part series, we highlight key contract issues for today’s business owners, including: The Indemnification Clause Insurance Provisions Warranty Language Choice of Law and Choice of Venue Choice of Law You have most likely seen both “choice of law” …

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Warranty Language | Contract Issues for Small Business Owners

Nov 04 2021
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In this multi-part series, we highlight key contract issues for today’s business owners, including: The Indemnification Clause Insurance Provisions Warranty Language Choice of Law and Choice of Venue Warranty Language Warranties should be crafted specifically for the needs and desires …

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Insurance Provisions | Contract Issues for Small Business Owners

Nov 03 2021
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In this multi-part series, we highlight key contract issues for today’s business owners, including: The Indemnification Clause Insurance Provisions Warranty Language Choice of Law and Choice of Venue Insurance Provisions in Commercial Contracts In this article, we provide overall tips …

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The Indemnification Clause | Contract Issues for Small Business Owners

Nov 02 2021
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Gone are the days of sealing a deal with a simple handshake. Contracts have become more and more complex, and even so-called basic terms and conditions contain provisions that can create unforeseen liabilities. In this multi-part series, we will highlight …

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Three Essential Steps to Business Succession Planning: Step 3

Nov 01 2021
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There are three essential steps to developing a business succession plan. Define your long-term personal and business goals. Develop a management plan for the business. Design an estate plan to transition ownership of the business. In this article, we look …

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Today’s Cybersecurity Threats: An Introduction

Jun 23 2021
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The threat of a cybersecurity breach is real and rapidly becoming more common. The Harvard Business Review reports that payouts by the victims of cyberattacks increased by more than 300% in 2020. Developing best practices to prevent this growing threat …

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Today’s Cybersecurity Threats: Not If, But When

Jun 23 2021
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Determining best practices to prevent a cybersecurity breach from crippling your business should be on the top of your priority list. Foreign hacking collectives, acting independently in some cases and under the guidance of malicious state sponsorship in others, have …

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Non-Control Capital Investment in M&A Transactions

Jun 08 2021
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In today’s active M&A market, the availability of money and the limitations on investment opportunities have created a unique climate where non-control investment possibilities abound. Non-control capital provides a way for business owners to achieve their goals without ceding company …

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