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Start-up Business Basics

October 4, 2017
Filed in: Business Law


Start-up Business Basics

Every business needs a plan, and a person or group willing to execute it. One of the most important things that a startup business can do is seek out advice on how to get a business formed, what documentation is needed to do so, what liabilities a new business faces, and what a new business needs to be prepared for. These are all important elements of a successful new business plan.

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Association Restrictive Covenants and This Little Piggy

December 19, 2016
Filed in: Appeals, Business Law, Litigation


Association Restrictive Covenants and This Little Piggy

The question the Court was asked to answer was whether a pig was livestock or a pet? The Association sued Gebauer claiming a 135 pound Vietnamese potbellied pig violated the neighborhood’s restrictions on livestock and constituted a nuisance or inconvenience to neighbors.

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