Business Law

Is now a good time to start my business?

With the recession and poor economy that has affected the country for the past year or so, there are doubtless many would-be entrepreneurs around Sacramento County who have put off starting a new business. But that can be a mistake. Some of the biggest companies in...

How to retire from your own company

There comes a point in almost everyone's life when they start to contemplate retirement. However, if you run your own California business, it may be difficult to simply leave your position as the company's top executive. Of course, there are still ways that you can...

Strategic thinking solves problems before they happen

Although letting go can often be the hardest part, as a business owner, it’s never to early to start succession planning. Instead of dwelling on how drastic your life will change when you retire or give up your business, it’s important to think ahead and be prepared....

4 elements of a solid partnership agreement

Starting a business with a partner can be a good way to share responsibilities with someone and expand the expertise of leadership. Whether you work with someone you know on a personal level or in a professional capacity, the relationship you create through a...

What is the importance of an NDA?

No matter your industry, you have information that your competitors may find advantageous. Therefore, establishing a nondisclosure agreement (NDA) with your employees may give you grounds for recourse in the event an information leak results in suffering a financial...