The USPTO may be searched to find federally registered trademarks. Trademarks may also be registered in individual states. However, it is important to remember that even unregistered trademarks have common law rights against infringement. If a trademark is confusingly similar to another...Read more »
The employment authorization document (EAD) issued to you by USCIS authorizes your lawful employment while you await the adjudication of the FORM I-485. You can register an LLC if you are able to fulfill all of the state requirements of the state where you intend to operate your business. You can...Read more »
As I understand your question, you and your husband owned a business together and you gave him back some money he had given you. Was the money he gave you a payment for your ownership interest in the company? Was there an agreement signed? If you were given a check or a cashier's check, did...Read more »
Self defense can be used to defend property in limited circumstances.
Code § 16-3-24 (2018)
(a) A person is justified in threatening or using force against another when and to the extent that he reasonably believes that such threat or force is necessary to prevent or terminate such...Read more »
I own a home in Alpharetta, GA, I believe transferring ownership from myself to an LLC I own would allow the LLC to expense mortgage payments and Repairs & Maintenance costs as a cost of maintaining the property for tenants. I also believe the LLC could capitalize costs related to capital... Read more »
Yes you technically can, but it doesn't work. You end up netting if it works out well and you have to defend it in an audit. It always ends up being net taxable when the IRS recalculates the FMV of the rental.
Once you run all the numbers it's comes out that you create tax out of...Read more »
If you cannot understand what this very simple language means you really should employ a small business lawyer before you get yourself into real trouble. Answer: You can ONLY use your REAL name--or the REAL name of your LLC, or the REAL name of a corporation, or partnership, or limited partnership...Read more »
Before I joined my company, they signed a multi-year service agreement with an Internet Service Provider that I think we should no longer use. When looking at the early termination terms, we would owe over $7,000 for the remaining 23 months. So, in an effort to not cancel service but change... Read more »
I did work on a deadline for a new person. We agreed to pay me a certain amount per apt I was to clean and then $1200 for painting and apt. I did the work all before Thanksgiving and they said they would pay me the total is $2200 I have all convos back and forth and now they say they feel the work... Read more »
My file is now in the office of the bankruptcy trustee... I don’t understand.. the two are not connected.. is there anything I can do? I’m on disability due to multiple medical challenges and would love to have a little bit of light in my life before ... well.. I go
Small claims case is scheduled for default hearing on 12/26, AFFIDAVIT OF SERVICE filed 07/01 appears to be fraudulent. What to file to remove default and allow to counterclaim? Defendant learned about the case after 30+15 days ellapsed, filed on 10/16 Opposition to "Request for Default... Read more »
I took pictures with my local senior photography company because I was not able to attend the school picture day due to work. I digitally signed a contract at the studio when I went in person, however, I don't recall reading the part where it asked specifically for a parent/guardian to sign. I... Read more »
Can't hurt to send them a letter stating the signatory was under age and the contract is void. They still have a claim under quantam merit (Google it) for services rendered but if you never requested the packet you have a solid defense there as well. Then you can file a complaint with the...Read more »
It is best to refer to your covenants and/or bylaws; it should contain the rules about this topic. If your covenants and/bylaws do not contain the information, it may be best to consult an attorney who can assist you with the specifics of your case.
The manager of our company used our company's money to buy houses, use his private name for contract and HUD, than contribute these houses to the company in the same day. Looks very uncomfortable. Is that break the law?
It depends. An attorney would have look at the details here. At first blush, I though that the transaction you were describing was criminal. After reading that the manager contributed the houses back to the company, the transaction seems less sinister. As far as hud goes, that is another...Read more »
My manager hired his wife he has never called her a comanager but she makes decisions like he does she did not have to move up the food chain and she is definitely treated differently than the rest of us it is a privately owned business he does not have her clocking in and out as well he has... Read more »
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