When you are a business owner or just run a business, one necessary evil that you must be aware of, and plan for, is the lawsuit. It may not be the most popular topic but if you find your business on the receiving end of a legal complaint you certainly want to get the advice of a business lawyer.
Besides common sense and practicing good business ethics, there are some things to be aware of that can help you stay out of legal trouble or protect you if a lawsuit is brought against your business.
The Balance has a great article in their Women in Business section called “Business Law: 10 Tips on How to Not get Sued in Business.” It talks about topics such as business structure, insurance, and accounting. Though not a substitute for guidance from your business attorney, it’s full of some great information. Read the article HERE.
Following business best practices and preventing legal actions from happening in the first place is definitely the more preferable road to follow, however, if you find yourself in a predicament contact us at Ferguson, Rawls & Raines your local attorneys in Suffolk VA.
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