Category: Legal

Business disputes are inevitable when running a business. Common types of disputes relate to breaches of contract, partnership or shareholders’ issues, disagreements with other businesses, customer complaints, employment claims, etc. To mitigate the risk of disputes, preventative steps a small business owner can take include: maintaining good records, ensuring important matters are in writing, following […]


When two or more people come together to form a business relationship, the legal presumption is that a partnership has been created, absent of any documentation or agreement. While a Partnership Agreement is not a requirement to act as a partnership, it is an important document to have from the beginning in order to outline […]

When you are starting a business it’s important to understand the different ways that businesses can be structured and the advantages and disadvantages of each structure to help you determine which one best meets your individual circumstances. The most common structures are sole proprietorships, partnerships and corporations. A sole proprietorship can be used when you […]