8/6/2010

Regardless of your business format, having an attorney is important. Many aspects of running a business can present you with conflict, so it's good to have someone to help you ensure you are operating legally. "Contracts, leases, purchase orders, vendor agreements, customers -- all can lead to problems if not dealt with in the right manner," said Jonathan Olson, a SCORE volunteer and a lawyer in Green Bay, Wis.

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