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What is Misappropriation?

In a business setting, misappropriation usually focuses on the embezzlement of funds and stealing trade secrets. These white-collar crimes are taken seriously by law enforcement. A conviction could mean facing steep fines and a lengthy incarceration.

If you suspect that one of your employees has misappropriated funds or trade...

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Red Flags to Look Out For in a Contract

It is impossible to do business today without having to deal with contracts. Many people just skim contracts because these documents usually contain far too much legal mumbo-jumbo, but not reading and understanding a contract could cost you.

If you do not read a contract carefully, you might not...

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Why a Lawyer is Necessary for Your Small Business

Many small business owners never think to consult a Miami business attorney until they encounter legal problems. However, having an attorney’s advice and guidance can help avoid legal problems. In addition, the money you think you save by not hiring an attorney for your small business could cost you much more...

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Common Types of Business Torts

When you run a business, there are always risks involved. While you do your best to follow the law and operate within the bounds of what is allowed, sometimes things can go wrong. You may find yourself on the receiving end of a business tort suit. This can be a frightening prospect,...

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Common Contract Breach Defenses

When one party breaches a contract, it can be costly for the other party involved. Depending on the situation, there are a variety of defenses that can be used to fight a breach of contract claim. This article will highlight some of the most common defenses used in business disputes. If you...

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Types of Severe Wind Damages on Rooves

Florida is prone to storms, including hurricanes and tropical storms. These devastating storm systems can cause extensive damage to business property. Even though hurricane-force winds can cause the most damage, wind gusts far below hurricane force can still cause significant damage to business rooves.

Dealing with the aftermath...

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Breach of Contract by a Business Partner

When things go wrong in a business relationship, and your business partner does something that could hurt your business venture, you might wonder what you can do about the situation. Also, you might have questions about what grounds there are for filing a lawsuit against one or more of your business partners.

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Acts of Breach of Contract

Contracts are a daily part of running a business. After a while, one might view contracts as a mere formality, but taking these agreements too lightly could make you end up in court. It would be helpful to be familiar with acts of breach of contract so that you can avoid violating...

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