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Hiring an independent contractor: Considerations

Your business may benefit from working with an independent contractor. If so, you need to know what to do to hire this person and keep the correct documentation. It's much easier to work with an independent contractor than to hire an employee. There are only a few documents that you need to collect, but getting them is very important.

What are the elements of a licensing agreement?

Putting together a licensing agreement is an important step to take for many businesses. You will want to make sure that the agreement has all of the basic elements and then some so that nothing can go wrong legally. These agreements can be minor or major and range in what they cover immensely. So, what are the elements of a licensing agreement?

Be smart about expectations when selling your business

Morristown, NJ, has a wide array of businesses, including everything from mom-and-pop shops to major corporate enterprises. From time to time, those businesses are sold, which involves contracts that adhere to New Jersey business law. There are some important things to know for those who are considering selling their businesses.

Get a good deal when getting a lease for office space

In, Morristown, NJ, business transactions happen every day, including the signing of commercial leases for office space. Those leases are governed by contract and business law and can be an object of contention between lessors and lessees. The potential for issues makes it critical that all involved parties are clear about what they want upfront.

Cooper ends proposed deal to acquire hospitals in New Jersey

Cooper has ended a proposed deal that would have them acquire three hospitals run by Trinity Health in the state of New Jersey. The three hospitals that were at the center of the talks involving Cooper were the St. Francis Medical Center, the Lourdes Medical Center in Burlington and the Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center. All three are assets of Trinity Health.

Explaining a partnership agreement and why it's important

Creating a partnership within an organization is quite common. It is the way many businesses operate today. What many don't realize is how important the partnership agreement is to the success of the partnership and the company as a whole. Today, we will explain the partnership agreement and why it is so important for all businesses in New Jersey.

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