Who’s getting sued over the coronavirus?

It was bound to happen. Someone was bound to file a lawsuit over someone else’s response to the coronavirus or COVID-19. The American Airlines pilots’ union sued the carrier in order to get it to stop serving China during the outbreak. Meanwhile, the city of Costa...

Take steps to avoid wage and hour lawsuits

Businesses place themselves at risk for lawsuits when they categorize or pay employees incorrectly. Even if you make these violations in error rather than purposefully, your company could receive significant fines. These strategies can help North Carolina businesses...

Dealing with business partner disputes

Joining forces to start a business with a partner may double your resources, but it can also lead to disagreements. Although disputes may be inevitable, understanding how to handle conflict can minimize the impact on your partnership. Keep these strategies in your...

Before the Election, Make the Correction(s)

LLC members have the right to elect that their company be taxed as an S corporation, rather than as a partnership (if there are multiple members) or a “disregarded entity” (if there is only one member). If such an election is made, the LLC will continue to be...