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DIY Legal Services: Are They Right for Your Business?

Do-it-yourself legal services can offer owners a way to start their businesses without the costly legal fees. But are these ser...


Lazy Legal Mistakes Your Small Business Should Avoid

From mixing business and personal finances to trademark disputes, these seemingly minor legal oversights can cost your company ...

Legal Tips


How to Protect Your Products from Counterfeiters

Knockoff products not only infringe on your business, they can damage your brand’s reputation. Here’s how to stop them.


How to Protect Yourself From Discrimination Lawsuits When Hiring

Learn which questions to avoid and which ones you can ask to find the perfect candidate and reduce your risk of being sued.

Lawsuits & Liability


Standing Up for Small Business

An NFIB member fought government intrusion into his company’s data-protection practices.


The Most Bizarre State Laws Every Business Must Know

Don’t let blue laws on telemarketing calls and sales tax hurt your business.



NFIB 2016 Young Entrepreneur Award Winner: Nathan Paffenroth, Two Brothers’ Lawn Care

Even at an early age, this small business owner knew he wanted to be his own boss. Here’s his advice for pursuing your passion.


For 2016 Young Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist Gracie Schram, It’s All About the Music

This teen business owner is hoping to change the world, one song at a time.


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