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Q: Changing from sole proprietorship to LLC: do I need to get my clients to re-sign their contracts with me?
Mark Oakley
Mark Oakley answered on Jul 26, 2020

If your written client contracts do not prohibit assignment of the contract to others (standard boilerplate provisions often are included that do), then you can simply notify all clients that you have formally organized your business as an LLC and have assigned all existing contracts to that... Read more »

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Q: I want to set up business of marijuana cookies in Northern Virginia and Washington, DC
Bernard Crane
Bernard Crane answered on Nov 29, 2018

I hope you like the color orange. You might be wearing it a lot.

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...
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Q: How do I start a business?
Adam Studnicki
Adam Studnicki answered on Aug 29, 2015

This question is too broad and hypothetical to answer. When starting a business, it's a good idea to talk to a business lawyer, a CPA, an insurance agent and a banker. Good luck.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is...
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