Forming an LLC in Oregon: A step by step process

After doing your background check on different business formations, you may settle on building a limited liability company. However, before you start a business, you should understand the Oregon Law and what it requires.  Here at the Law Offices of Keri Trask Lazarus,...

Contracts offer your business protection

There are many things that you must do to legally set up your business. Also, there are steps you should take to protect your business. Drawing up proper contracts is one of the items that you do not have to do, but it is a smart idea nonetheless. There are a variety...

What can I do to neutralize customer complaints?

If you own a small business in Oregon, one of your worst nightmares is upsetting the wrong customer. Everyone knows that customer. This person takes their dissatisfaction online and tweets about it or shares damaging photos. If they have tens of thousands of...

How can I fund my startup?

Starting a business in Oregon requires a lot of time and hard work, but it also takes a lot of money. Unless you are independently wealthy or have friends and family who have extra money to throw your way, you will probably have to figure out how to come up with the...

How do I form an LLC in Oregon?

There are many different entities to choose from when forming a business, but a limited liability company is one of the most common. An LLC comes with liability protection and tax benefits that can serve as advantages for your small business in Oregon. But you will...

Car crashes and trying to catch a flight

There is a myriad of reasons why people cause car collisions, whether they operate a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or decide to go over the speed limit. However, many other factors can play a role in the likelihood of a motor vehicle collision...

Business litigation and age-related concerns

There are all sorts of unique hardships that business owners may have to combat when legal action is taken against their company. Whether a lawsuit is filed by a current employee, a former staff member decides to pursue legal action for whatever reason, or a customer...