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Legal Steps Every Business Owner Should Take

with Christina Scalera

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About The Class


The content and opinions expressed in this course are for informational purposes only and not for the purpose of providing legal advice. You should contact your attorney to obtain advice with respect to any particular issue or problem

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Navigating the legal waters when it comes to your business can feel overwhelming. Attorney Christina Scalera breaks down all the information that you need to know, empowering you to run your business with confidence. This class will teach you:

  • The differences between an LLC, a sole proprietorship and an S corp -- and which one is right for you

  • How to protect your business with legally sound contracts and where to find them

  • What to do when faced with a dispute

By the end of this class, you’ll be able to start the process of setting up your business structure, follow legal best practices and understand the resources available to you.

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Lesson Plan

  1. 01

    Class Introduction

    03:34
  2. 02

    LLC Vs Sole Propietorship

    07:59
  3. 03

    Cost

    05:10
  4. 04

    What State Should I Form My LLC

    02:49
  5. 05

    When Should I Form LLC and S Corp

    07:02
  6. 06

    How Do You Handle Taxes

    03:19
  7. 07

    Defining DBAs

    05:24
  8. 08

    Registering LLC vs Trademark

    03:46
  9. 09

    Trademarks and Branding

    04:49
  10. 10

    Protecting Your Business

    07:01
  11. 11

    Handling a Dispute Risk

    08:39
  12. 12

    Storing Documents

    11:31
  13. 13

    Honeybook Panel

    1:06:09

Meet Your Expert

Christina Scalera

Christina Scalera, a HoneyBook educator,  is the attorney and founder behind The Contract Shop, a contract template store for creative entrepreneurs, wedding professionals, and coaches. ... read more

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  • pdf How to Run Your Business Like a Boss
  • pdf Legal Resource Guide

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  • user-c49d1c

    user-c49d1c

    June 2018

    Every minute of this is filled with such valuable info! She covers every legal topic you could possibly need to know about as a creative small business owner and clarifies lots of confusing topics. I feel super confident about my small business ownership after watching this. Thank you Christina!

  • KimberlyAnnMurphy

    KimberlyAnnMurphy

    June 2018

    Amazing! This stuff can be so hard to try and wrap your brain around but this is simple, easy to follow advice.

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