The Importance of Non-Disclosure Agreements
A non-disclosure agreement is often referred to by its acronym, NDA. It also goes by the names of confidentiality agreement, confidential disclosure agreement, or proprietary information agreement. All of these terms refer to the same kind of document. An NDA is commonly used in business to protect trade secrets and proprietary information. When most people…
The Importance of Non-Compete Agreements
Even among business owners, there is substantial misunderstanding regarding when and how non-compete agreements should be used. If you have ever wondered if you need one, or how broad one can be, this article is for you. Non-compete agreements place limitations on how a current employee can compete with you for customers after they…
Filing a Small Claims Case
Small claims court provides people with a legal solution to pursue claims worth $10,000 or less. The procedures are more informal and less complicated than pursuing a lawsuit in county or district courts. Many people successfully represent themselves in small claims court, and this article provides a brief overview of what to expect. Only monetary…
Starting a Veteran-Owned Business in Texas
If you served in the military and are thinking about starting your own company, read our tips for forming a Veteran Owned Business in Texas.
Choosing an Entity for Your New Business
With several options to choose from, picking an entity type for your business requires a careful consideration of personal preferences, tax consequences, and future opportunities for growth.