Andrew Zulieve Esq's answer Although such use may not amount to a trademark (or perhaps copyright) infringement, my suggestion is to contact each company and obtain their written authorizations to use their respective logos.
Paul J. Riviere's answer Simple answer is that you are required to register your foreign company with the state of New Jersey if your business is transacting business here in New Jersey. Speak to an attorney to get the details specific to your needs.
Trent Harris' answer Estimates without documentation are not good enough for the IRS. You need to work with a tax accountant or CPA to reconstruct some sort of paper trail for your expenses. Otherwise, your eligibility for a student loan is going to be the least of your problems. If the IRS denies your deductions for your business expenses, you are going to end up owing tax on the entire amount of the income, and you will owe the IRS a ton of money you don’t have. Contact a CPA or tax accountant to help get you...
Mark Oakley's answer It’s a private company so they can do what they want. You’ll find it much easier to adopt the same day at the county animal shelter or the local humane society, who have many rescues looking for a home.
Brent T. Geers' answer Join the crowd! With passage of the new law, we are in the midst of a rush. Opening a new business regulated by new and untested laws can be a recipe for disaster. If you do not have experience in this industry, I would highly suggest you talk with operators in other states with similar laws (e.g. Colorado). It will not be easy, and it most likely will cost significant amounts of money to start right.
Cary B. Hall's answer The problem may be your "assumptions." I suggest contacting the Delaware County Bar Association for an attorney referral, and then sit down with him/her and going over everything. Knowledge is power, y'know?
Timur Akpinar's answer This is an open-ended question whose answer could fill volumes. One of the important responsibilities of a corporate legal firm is to advise officers of the client corporation how to properly operate within the law. This could include guiding corporate officers about compliance with legislative developments.
Mr. James Charles Wright's answer If you have insurance, you should make them aware of claim. The insurer may provide you with a defense. Also a seller has a number of defenses to a products claim. Not sure why you cant get insurance. May need to ask another agent to help you. I am assuming this means after this claim was made, your insurer notified you it would not renew you.
Thomas A. Grossman's answer My guess is that you have to file some kind of form with the California Dept. of Corporations similar that will act as a "Dissolution of the LLC." Otherwise the State of California will keep sending you the tax bill. Even if you made no money, I believe you could still owe the Dept. of Corporations some kind of annual fee. I suggest you go on the California Dept of Corporations website and you will find the answer.
Ashley Dean Powell's answer There may be potential claims here that you could have pursued. As you may well know, most civil claims/disputes like this have a deadline by which the claim must be brought in court (a "statute of limitations"). Given that the business was started 12 years ago and the relationship appears to have failed (you walked away) about 8 years ago, you may have lost your opportunity to sue for these claims. Presumably, most of the wrongdoing occurred before and leading up to you leaving 8 years ago,...
Timur Akpinar's answer I do not practice in California, but a place to start could be to read the terms of their membership contract, checking for provisions about cancellation. You could consult with an attorney in California as to what your most cost-effective options could be in light of the amount of damages at hand.
Mark Oakley's answer The no-show charge policy must be communicated and agreed to up-front (or implicitly agreed to based on clear notice at the time of making an appointment). Only then will you have a legal basis to charge the fee. As far as the amount, there is no stated law on this, but as a rule of thumb most courts would not enforce a punitive amount, so keep the amount "reasonable." Defining what is reasonable is hardly an easy task, but when courts are called upon to define such things, they will usually...
In DC marijuana has recently been legalized, but ONLY for personal use. In DC if you are over 21 you can purchase, grow or possess up to two ounces of marijuana for your own use. You can transfer up to one ounce of marijuana to another person who is over 21, as long as it is a genuine gift, and is not being transferred for money or any other remuneration. The DC police will look beyond sham "gift" transactions. For...
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