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Are Your Company's Website Terms Accurate?

Posted by Katherine L. Taylor, Attorney | Mar 22, 2021 | 0 Comments

Are you a business owner with a website for your business? Have you wondered whether the terms of use or the privacy policy on your website are sufficient? If so, you're not alone. I'm going to give you a few tips so you can figure out whether your terms of use and privacy policy are sufficient, or whether you might need some further assistance.

What is a “Close” Corporation?

Posted by Katherine L. Taylor, Attorney | Jan 22, 2021 | 0 Comments

Have you ever heard somebody say that they own a "close” corporation and wondered whatthat means? A close corporation, sometimes referred to as a “closed” corporation, is a less formal way ofrunning their business; the shareholders have elected to have no board of directors. In a regular c...

What If I Never Issued Stock for my Company? [VIDEO]

Posted by Katherine L. Taylor, Attorney | Nov 18, 2020 | 0 Comments

Let's say you're a business owner who started a corporation 10 years ago, along with another owner, and you're getting ready to sell. Fortunately, you’ve found a buyer, and you realize that you never issued stock. Is that a fatal flaw? Probably not, but it's going to take some work for you to be able to actually sell that stock to another party. I can help you do that.

Why Running a Race is Like Running a Business: Have a Plan

Posted by Katherine L. Taylor, Attorney | Sep 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

I was in a hurry today because I didn't allow enough time between preparing for my race in October and getting this post ready. But in that process, I realized that I was making progress to achieving my goals, even if it didn't seem like it at the time. I have a plan to run a half-marathon in October, and that plan requires running a certain number of times a week. I had to do it today...

Do I Need a Lawyer to Form an LLC?

Posted by Katherine L. Taylor, Attorney | Aug 20, 2020 | 0 Comments

This is the first in a series of "Do I Need a Lawyer?" posts. Many of the calls I get from people are just asking the question "do I really need to hire you?” and frankly, the answer is often no. Today, I'm going to explain to you when you may or may not need a lawyer if you're forming an LL...

Haunted Houses

Posted by Katherine L. Taylor, Attorney | Oct 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

Happy Halloween, Howard County!I just finished carving my pumpkin, and, in the spirit of the season, I thought I would share with you a little legal horror story, which I first heard in law school.The case in question is Stambovsky v. Ackley, 169 A.D.2d 254 (NY App. Div. 1991). The facts of the c...


Posted by Katherine L. Taylor, Attorney | Sep 02, 2019 | 0 Comments

             Exactly what is an S corporation and what types of businesses may be interested in being an S Corp?  First, it is very important to understand that an S Corp is a FEDERAL TAX STATUS of a corporation and not a type of entity. What does this mean? This means that when you form a corpor...

Is Running a Home-Based Business For Me?

Posted by Katherine L. Taylor, Attorney | Aug 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

                Running any type of business is challenging, but running a home-based business has its own set of challenges. If you are considering running a home based business you should thoroughly weigh the pros and cons for your type of business and your personal needs. You need a fit for bo...

Historic Preservation Easements

Posted by Katherine L. Taylor, Attorney | Aug 05, 2019 | 0 Comments

A historic preservation easement is a type of conservation easement designed to protect a significant historic, archaeological, or cultural resource. An easement is an agreement between a property owner and another party which limits certain rights of the owner. Preservation easements entered int...

Why Every Designer Needs a Lawyer

Posted by Katherine L. Taylor, Attorney | Jul 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

If you're a designer, you've undoubtedly pushed out many of your personal creative projects online. In all likelihood, you've spent a lot of your time and hard work to create designs that affect others in a profound manner. All you ask for is recognition and credit for your creative expression — ...

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