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August 2021
One of the primary reasons we hear that small business owners turn to LegalZoom is that they believe they can secure effective legal forms, documents, or contracts for less than the cost of hiring a lawyer. Because money is a motivating factor, especially for new business owners with tight budgets, the allure of turning to...
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The client service agreement, or CSA, is a written contract between parties outlining the terms of the relationship, scope of work, payment schedule, and other provisions or clauses specific to the working partnership. One of the purposes of the CSA is to create shared understandings and expectations of the project so that everyone is on...
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Business disputes can get downright ugly. The stakes are high and emotions are equally elevated. But one thing that doesn’t need to escalate out of control is the cost it takes to resolve the dispute. When to Mediate in Business Conflicts The cost to resolve a business dispute can quickly climb if alternative methods to...
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Businesses are transactional in nature, and in order to grow, you have to trust that the person on the other side of the transaction will deliver on their promised goods or services. And most people do, but to protect yourself and your business interests, it’s important to put down on paper the expectations and commitments...
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