Our Clients Write…

November 13, 2017 | posted in: Uncategorized | by

“I always enjoy your emails, they are always thoughtful and always seem to have something I can take away and learn from” ~ Paul J. Smith, AIF Senior Vice President – Starkweather & Shepley Insurance Corp of MA

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Legal Fixes For Your Business That Will Save Problems Later – Part Two

November 13, 2017 | posted in: Uncategorized | by

We’ve gotten such a great response to our series showcasing the Top 10 Legal Tips for Businesses that I’m thrilled to share the next in the series. I believe readers are responding because these tips apply no matter how big or small your business, and even whether it’s a brand-new startup or whether you’ve been..

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How is weeding the lawn like running a business – Lessons in backyard philosophy.

November 13, 2017 | posted in: Legal and Business Articles & Blog, Lighter Side | by

What do weeding the lawn and running a business have in common? Sometimes, on the weekend, I like to weed the lawn with my kids. Not only does it help me relax, but it gives me a chance to teach my kids – and myself – valuable lessons in running a business. Like what? Well,..

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How to Avoid Bank Hassles as an LLC or Corporation

I’ll be brief.  I just want to quickly share a story that happened to a client of mine last week that could help you avoid lots of unnecessary hassles. A corporate client called last week to report that he had had an unpleasant encounter at a bank with one of those rude bank employees who seem to think that their mission is to make customers’ lives difficult with paperwork.   What was the issue? Our client had..

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At the Summit

Michael Gerber, author of E-Myth Revisited and a genius in solving business problems, meet with E. David Smith, the leading counsel in solving complex legal matters for smart business people. Michael Gerber and E. David Smith met at the LTB Summit on September 5th 2017. David was nominated for the Leadership Award on that event.

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LTB Summit

I had so much fun meeting other successful business owners at the LTB summit yesterday. It was a big honor to be nominated for the leadership award. Thank you MICHAEL E. GERBER, MIKE MICHALOWICZ, MENY HOFFMAN, CHRIS HOGAN, MARK HOROWITZ and CHARLIE HARARY for sharing your wisdom with us.

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How to Pursue Fraudulent Debtors: Denial and Revocation of Bankruptcy Discharge Under Section 727

What do you do when a debtor owes you money, files for bankruptcy and you know they are fraudulent and hiding money? What happens if you discover the fraud after the debtor receives a discharge? Section 727(a) of the Bankruptcy Code enumerates grounds for denial of discharge, and Section 727(d) provides for the revocation of..

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The Importance of Balancing Your Time Between Work and Family

July 24, 2017 | posted in: Business Issues, Lighter Side | by

Have you ever discovered something so surprising, so counterintuitive, so startling and new that it changed your whole attitude towards life? As a dad with nine kids, I always felt stuck, like I had no choice: I had to work as much as possible to support my family. Usually, that meant working until 7:30 p.m.,..

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Three Legal Fixes For Your Business That Will Save Problems Later

When building your business and your future, you need to make decisions that will take you where you really want to go. So many things can lead you away from your long-term goals and what’s truly most important to you: a lapse in judgment in a move with only short-term results in mind, failure to..

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David Recommends

July 24, 2017 | posted in: Uncategorized | by

I would like to recommend a book that has transformed my thinking and helped me grow my business: The E Myth: Why Most Businesses Don’t Work and What to Do About It. In this book, Michael Gerber, dispels the myths surrounding starting your own business and shows how commonplace assumptions can get in the way..

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