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Don't derail your new business by overlooking something as simple as a trademark search.

Legally, there's a lot to do when starting a company -- so make sure you know how to protect both your business and yourself. From hiring the right lawyer to choosing a business structure, doing your legal due diligence upfront can save you serious cash (and a pile of paperwork, too!).

11 Ways to Ensure Your Intellectual Property Is Yours to Keep

When you’re starting up, make sure your intellectual property is actually yours.

Why You Should Hire a Lawyer Before You Need One [Infographic]

Having a lawyer now can mean avoiding a lawsuit later on.

4 Things to Look Out For When Considering a Franchise

Buying into a franchise can be a great opportunity for aspiring entrepreneurs — but only if you’re prepared for the potential pitfalls.