Legal guide for starting and running a small business

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Nolo Press, Nov 1, 1997 - Business & Economics - 432 pages
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Most small businesses can't afford to hire a lawyer to draft the documents needed in the course of day-to-day business. This book affords the solution. It provides small business owners with more than 75 legal forms and documents they need to operate a successful business and step-by-step instructions for filling the forms out, including hiring employees, contracting for goods and services, protecting trade secrets, hiring independent contractors, borrowing money, leasing space, settling disputes, collecting unpaid bills and more.

All forms are provided on disk and as tear-outs.

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User Review  - NathanaelS - LibraryThing

This Nolo guide does a very good job explaining the legal issues most likely to confront a small business owner. It covers the formation of the business and the paperwork necessary to to get that done ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rosenectur - LibraryThing

NOLO books are the best for legal reference. Because they are reference books you'll never need all of it. Legal Guide for Starting and Running a Small Business is the same. It will help you decide ... Read full review

Contents

CHAPTER 2
2-2
CHAPTER 7
2-7
Checklist tor Starting a Sole Proprietorship
2-21
Corporate Bylaws 229
2-29
Stock Agreement 237
2-35
CHAPTER 3
3-3
Shareholder Proxy 3I l
3-4
Minutes of Directors Meeting 3lo
3-21
Sublease 643
6-43
landlords Consent to Sublease 652
6-52
Contract to Purchase Building
7-5
Notice ol Exercise of Lease Option 659
7-6
Option to Purchase Building 721
7-21
Option to Purchase Vacant Land 735
7-35
Extension of Time to Remove Contingencies 748
7-48
Storage Contract 83O
8-1

CHAPTER 4
4-2
Security Agreement 557
5-1
CHAPTER 5
5-5
Gross Lease
6-4
Net Lease for Entire Building 621
6-21
Net lease for Part of Building 63O
6-30
CHAPTER 8
8-2
Sales Contract Installment Payments t
8-26
Employment Application
9-1
INDEX
9-31
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About the author (1997)

Warner is the publisher and cofounder of Nolo Press. Deciding to make a career out of working to provide better legal services, he helped found what is now known as the self-help law movement.

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