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Small Business Spotlight: Sue Malo

Posted by Susan Ford | Nov 11, 2022 | 0 Comments

This week we are shining our Small Business Spotlight on Sue Malo of RevLocal, a digital marketing company. Sue grew up in Portland and graduated from Willamette University. After living in Chicago for 30 years, she returned home to her family and roots in the Pacific Northwest in 2016. Sue cons...

Protect Your Aging Loved Ones From Undue Influence

Posted by Res Nova Law | Oct 08, 2022 | 0 Comments

Following the death of a loved one, close family members are sometimes surprised to learn that they didn't receive the inheritance they were expecting, and that the deceased instead left most of their estate to an individual they only recently met, who wasn't even a relative. While it's not alway...

3 Pitfalls to Avoid When Buying an Existing Business

Posted by Res Nova Law | Sep 15, 2022 | 0 Comments

Whether it's your very first or your fifth company, if you're looking to start a new business venture, you have two options: 1) build your own from scratch or 2) buy an existing one. And while many entrepreneurs dream of building their own company from the ground up, the reality is, launching a b...

6 Essential Strategies For Starting A New Business

Posted by Res Nova Law | Jun 23, 2022 | 0 Comments

If you are thinking of starting a business, you'll find all sorts of advice about how to go about getting your new venture off the ground. Indeed, there are entire websites devoted to the topic. Yet, with so much information out there, it's hard to know what you should heed and what you can ignor...

Litigation Basics Series: Initial Pleadings

Posted by Res Nova Law | Mar 24, 2022 | 0 Comments

Your Risk of Litigation Unfortunately, we live in a litigious society.  And if your small business is in the US, the odds of you being sued are high. About 40 million lawsuits are filed every year in the US, forcing businesses to spend more than $22 billion in commercial litigation costs. Walmar...

Holiday 2021 Newsletter

Posted by Res Nova Law | Dec 31, 2021 | 0 Comments

      Happy Holidays! I hope you are all finding time to celebrate with friends and family this holiday season. It has been a tough year, with all of us getting our hopes up that Covid was on the way out this summer, only to be brought back down to reality as fall approached.  I'm grateful fo...

Business Basics Series: Succession Planning

Posted by Res Nova Law | Sep 17, 2021 | 0 Comments

Business Basics Series: The Importance of Succession Planning and Valuation Prior to Sale What is succession planning and why is it so important? Succession Planning is a process designed to help you prepare for a possible change in leadership or ownership, such as a key employee leaving your bus...

Business Basics Series: Hiring Employees

Posted by Res Nova Law | Sep 17, 2021 | 0 Comments

Business Basics Series: Hiring Employees What do I need to know and do before hiring employees? So you have formed your business entity and found some funding. Now, you're ready to hire your first employee. Before you leap into becoming an employer, however, there are certain requirements you sh...

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